Learning about Stephen Sondheim, Over-the-counter naloxone

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We talk to a reporter about covering the work of composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim. Then, we learn more about the possibility of naloxone being sold over-the-counter.

Featured in this Show

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    Composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim is behind some of the biggest shows in Broadway history like West Side Story and Into the Woods. We talk with a Milwaukee journalist about why he started a magazine covering Sondheim’s works and got to know the songwriter.

  • FDA advisers recommend selling Narcan over-the-counter

    Last week, advisors for the Food and Drug Administration recommend naloxone, also referred to its brand name, Narcan, be available over-the-counter for purchase. A doctor joins us to talk about what that could mean for overdose cases.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Tyler Ditter Technical Director
  • Sarah Hopefl Technical Director
  • Dean Knetter Producer
  • Emilie Burditt Producer
  • Paul Salsini Guest
  • Dr. Chris Eberlein Guest

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