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Listening to The People's Pharmacy radio show will give you valuable tips on how to stay healthy.
Tune In for Healthy Listening at The People’s Pharmacy Radio...
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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 You Can Age Better

How You Can Discover the Joy of Movement

Coronavirus Update for the Close of 2020

The Link Between Vitamin D and COVID-19

How Can We Prevent Diagnostic Disasters?

How Is COVID-19 Affecting Mental Health?

Improving Your Mood with Food

The Inside Story on Vaccines Against COVID-19

Safer Sex in the Time of COVID

There are also shows about health controversies, such as:

Are Infections to Blame for Alzheimer Disease?

The End of Food Allergies

What Is the Evidence on Vaccines and Masks?

What Are the Problems With Generic Drugs?

How Industry Manipulates Science to Downplay Risks


Will a Tick Bite Make You Allergic to Meat?

Don’t miss shows on alternative approaches such as

Natural Ways to Keep Your Immune System Strong

Can You Conquer Your Cravings with Mindfulness?

How You Can Use Exercise as Medicine

What Are the Health Benefits of Tea, Coffee and Chocolate

What Is the Science Behind Home Remedies?

Can You Control Your Blood Sugar by Fasting?

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 to our radio show. 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 among the Apple offerings. Click here to navigate there directly.

You can also find us at Apple podcasts or stream episodes directly from the show page on this website.

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About the Author
Terry Graedon, PhD, is a medical anthropologist and co-host of The People’s Pharmacy radio show, co-author of The People’s Pharmacy syndicated newspaper columns and numerous books, and co-founder of The People’s Pharmacy website. Terry taught in the Duke University School of Nursing and was an adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Anthropology. She is a Fellow of the Society of Applied Anthropology. Terry is one of the country's leading authorities on the science behind folk remedies. .
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