Psychedelic Drugs, A Check-up On Rural Health

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We learn about the use of psychedelic drugs for treating mental illnesses. Then we find out how rural health facilities and workers are faring during the pandemic.

Featured in this Show

  • How Psilocybin And Other Psychedelic Drugs Could Treat Some Mental Illnesses

    A research center at Johns Hopkins University focusing on the use of psychedelic drugs in treating mental illnesses is the first of its kind in the U.S. A researcher joins us to explain where the science is at and what we still have to learn about how these substances can impact the brain.

  • Checking In On Rural Health During The Pandemic

    The Wisconsin Office of Rural Health says the state needs 150 physicians to eliminate all the primary care shortage areas. We check in with their director on how rural health care providers are faring during the pandemic.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Colleen Leahy Producer
  • L. Malik Anderson Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Alan K. Davis Guest
  • John Eich Guest

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