Joe and Terry Graedon recording the radio show "The People's Pharmacy."

We invite you to tune in to our award-winning radio show. It is heard by more than 250,000 other listeners on over 200 radio stations around the country. These are listener-supported stations, and we urge you to pledge your support to your local station at fund-raising time. That is how public radio stays healthy.

Hear How You Can Take Control of Your Health:

Each week you can hear the latest expert opinions on cutting edge medical research and get real news you can use to take control of your own health. The People’s Pharmacy is your source for audible health information. You’ll learn about breaking news on drugs and the top health headlines of the week. You can also learn about effective alternative therapies, including using herbs and home remedies for common ailments. We are here to help you become your own best health advocate.

Recent shows include:

How to Have Healthier habits in the New Year

Lead with Your Heart in the Horse Pen and in Life

Which Popular Drugs Can Do Unexpected Harm?

How to Keep Your Relationship Healthy

There are also shows about health controversies, such as:

How One Doctor Changed His Mind About Medical Marijuana

The Scientific Explanation for a Weird Remedy


How to Have a Healthy Heart

Don’t miss shows on alternative approaches such as

How Can You Improve Your Immune Response?

How to Stay Healthy with Principles of Ayurvedic Medicine

How Acupuncture Can Help You Overcome Health Challenges

Longevity, Spice and Diet-Secrets Italians Know That You Don’t

Each of these shows features a top expert (or several) offering a nontraditional perspective on common health complaints.

You can find a list of public radio stations that carry The People’s Pharmacy here. If your local public radio station doesn’t broadcast our show, let your program director know that you’d like to be able to listen. But if you can’t, or you just missed an episode, that doesn’t mean you have to go without.

Listen to the Podcast:

You can download a podcast (a digital copy) of our most recent shows, and never miss another episode. When you subscribe to our podcast, episodes will be automatically downloaded to your computer or smartphone. You can find The People’s Pharmacy podcast in the iTunes store. Click here to navigate there directly.

You can also find us in iTunes or stream episodes directly from the show page on this website.

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