Bad Medicine, Part 3: Death by Diagnosis (Rebroadcast)

...series, we looked at some of medicine’s biggest mistakes: JENA in Bad Medicine, Part 1 : Drilling holes into people’s skulls. Teresa WOODRUFF in Bad Medicine, Part 1 : It...

Bad Medicine, Part 1: The Story of 98.6 (Rebroadcast)

...called “Bad Medicine, Part 1: The Story of 98.6 (Rebroadcast).” (You can subscribe to the podcast at Apple Podcasts or elsewhere , get the RSS feed , or listen via...

Bad Medicine, Part 3: Death by Diagnosis

...“Bad Medicine, Part 3: Death by Diagnosis” (You can subscribe to the podcast at iTunes or elsewhere, get the RSS feed, or listen via the media player above.) By some...

Bad Medicine, Part 1: The Story of 98.6

...Freakonomics Radio episode is called “Bad Medicine, Part 1: The Story of 98.6.” (You can subscribe to the podcast at iTunes or elsewhere, get the RSS feed, or listen via...

Bad Medicine, Part 2: (Drug) Trials and Tribulations (Rebroadcast)

Birth defects resulting from thalidomide led medical researchers to exclude women of child-bearing age from clinical trials. (Photo: AP/flickr) Our latest Freakonomics Radio episode is called “Bad Medicine, Part 2:...

Bad Medicine, Part 2: (Drug) Trials and Tribulations

Birth defects resulting from thalidomide led medical researchers to exclude women of child-bearing age from clinical trials. (Photo: AP/flickr) Our latest Freakonomics Radio episode is called “Bad Medicine, Part 2:...

Freakonomics Radio Archive

...— and a look at how we make decisions in the face of risk versus uncertainty. 9/7/17 47:04 REBROADCAST: Bad Medicine, Part 3: Death by Diagnosis By some estimates, medical...

The Most Ambitious Thing Humans Have Ever Attempted

...“ Bad Medicine .” Today, we’re taking a far simpler approach to exploring the state of healthcare and its assorted conundrums. Today, we’re just having a conversation with a doctor....

Bad Medicine, Part 1: (Drug) Trials and Tribulations

...in it. To find out more, check out the podcasts from which this hour was drawn: “Bad Medicine, Part 1: The Story of 98.6” and “Bad Medicine, Part 2: (Drug)...

The Future of Freakonomics Radio

...episodes, including a three-part series called “Bad Medicine.” Vinay PRASAD : [From “ Bad Medicine, Part 1: The Story of 98.6 ”] Medical practice was based on bits and scraps...