Travel Medicine Podcast

100 EpisodesProduced by Travel MDia

A Medical show for non-medical people, about history, comedy, travel and all the ways we find medicine wonderful, hosted by Doctors J and Santhosh

100 Episodes | 2017 - 2019

527: Journal Club- Manufactured

April 20th, 2019

45:00

In this episode, Dr’s J, Santhosh and Praz perform a biweekly roundup of whats new in medicine, focusing on science that is manufactured. Along the way, they cover viagra soda, resurrecting pig brains, definitions of …

526: Urine Luck, or go with the flow

April 13th, 2019

45:00

In this episode, Dr’s J and Santhosh take you through a history of the early days of urology. Along the way, they cover the periodic table, alchemy, …

525: Journal Club- The Resistance

April 6th, 2019

45:00

In this episode, Dr’s J and Santhosh once again round up the last 2 weeks in medical news, with a focus on infection resistance. Along the way they cover last week’s lack of an episode, new methods for determining …

524: Animal Magnetism

March 24th, 2019

45:00

In this episode, Dr’s J and Santhosh cover the many ways animals have helped in medicine over the years. Along the way they cover a brief behind the scenes look at our recording process, animal pregnancy tests, wet …

523: Around the World in 80 Plagues: Clostro-Phobia- Tetanus, Botulism, Gangrene

March 16th, 2019

45:45

In this episode, Dr’s J and Santhosh once again do a deep dive into a disease, this time the notorious anaerobic bacteria Clostridium! Along the way, they discuss the the wurst disease, Dr Ermengem Gersberms, canned …

522: Journal Club- Oh Nopioids!

March 9th, 2019

47:00

In this episode, Dr’s J, Ward, and Praz discuss the opioid crisis and how it is being combatted. Along the way they cover getting high off antidiarrheal meds, the antidote to opioids, how narcan works, the origins and …

521: Music Thanatology- Endgame

March 2nd, 2019

47:00

In this episode, Dr’s J and Praz are joined by special guests Tony Pederson and Margaret Pasquesi to discuss what exactly is music thanatology. Along …

520: Journal Club- Creative Solutions

February 23rd, 2019

30:00

In this episode, Dr’s J and Santhosh both overcome respiratory infections to bring you this roundup of medicine’s monthly advances. Along the way they cover zebra and human bug camouflage, future bug-spray applications, …

519: Supervillain Series 3- This Old Lair, Volcanoes and Quicksand

February 16th, 2019

45:00

In this conclusion of our supervillain series, Dr’s J, Santhosh, and Praz discuss the dangers of volcanoes and quicksand. Along the way they cover …

518: Supervillain Series 2- Space Cadeaths

February 9th, 2019

45:00

In this episode, Dr’s J, Santhosh, and Ward discuss death in space, with the help of friend of the show and host of Space 3D, Eleanor O’Rangers. …

517: Supervillain Series- Radioactive or Radiosedentary?

February 2nd, 2019

30:00

In this episode, Dr’s J, Ward, and Praz begin a discussion of the many ludicrous ways to die or be injured as seen in James Bond and other villain centric films, with an emphasis this week on radioactivity. Along the …

516: Journal Club- The Next Generation

January 26th, 2019

0:30

In this episode, Dr’s J and Santhosh once again perform their bimonthly roundup of what’s new in medicine, this time with an emphasis on care available to the changing generations. Along the way, they discuss …

515: Game, Set, Thunk!- Sportsball Medicine

January 19th, 2019

30:00

In this episode, Dr’s J, Santhosh and Praz take on several medical conditions that appear in competitive sports. Along the way, they cover the risks of running, respiratory infections, responsible weightlifting, gym …

514: Journal Club: New Year, New You!

January 12th, 2019

43:00

In this episode, Dr’s J and Santhosh ring in the new year with a journal club dedidcated to reinventing yourself. Along the way, they discuss workout …

513: The 12 Days of Xmas- Baby It's Cold Outside

January 5th, 2019

45:00

In this episode, Dr’s J and Santhosh bring to a conclusion their 12 Days of Xmas series discussing cold and how we adapt to it. Along the way they …

512: The 12 Days of Xmas- You're a Sick One, Mr Grinch

December 29th, 2018

30:00

In this episode, Dr’s J and Santhosh continue diagnosing the holidays by exploring the health of some holiday characters! Along the way, they cover …

511: The 12 Days of Xmas- Mary, get over Myrrh!

December 22nd, 2018

45:00

In this episode, Doctors J and Santhosh continue their holiday series, this time tackling the virgin Mary and gifts of the magi. Along the way, they …

510: The 12 Days of Xmas- 2 Docs Diagnosing

December 15th, 2018

37:00

In the next installment of our holiday series, Dr’s J and Santhosh break down medical conditions from a popular Christmas carol. Along the way, they …

509: The 12 Days of Xmas- From your egg-noggin to your mistle-toes

December 8th, 2018

30:00

In our second annual holiday series, Dr’s J, Santhosh and Ward go a wassailing to fill you in on holiday history and medical merriment. Along the way …

508- Journal Club- Facepalm Findings

December 1st, 2018

45:00

In this episode, Dr’s J and Santhosh once again round up the medical news of the week, with an emphasis on the ridiculous. Along the way they cover …

507: Around the World in 80 Plagues- Rickettsia and Morty

November 17th, 2018

36:00

In this episode, Dr’s J and Santhosh go all in on Rickettsia and some of its diseases. Along the way they discuss micro machines, disney songs, black measles, the dangers of losing funding, victorian tick tindr, the …

506 Journal Club- Happy Science

November 10th, 2018

40:00

In this episode, Dr’s J, Praz and Jeanne round up medical news of the week with a focus on wacky science that makes us happy. Along the way they cover berserk llama syndrome, universal flu vaccines, treating malaria …

505: Halloween Special- Dia De Los Muertos Edition

November 3rd, 2018

49:00

In this slightly delayed holiday special, Dr’s J and Santhosh discuss spooky medical history and stories. Along the way they cover why silver kills …

TMP Halloween Special- Witches, Demons, and Frankenstool

October 31st, 2018

57:00

Hello Listeners! Enjoy this freshly risen Halloween special from years past and prepare to be scared for a new spooky medicine episode this saturday!

In our annual Halloween Special, our entire medical corps has arisen …

504: Journal Club-Infection Grab Bag

October 20th, 2018

30:00

In this episode, Dr’s J and Santhosh return to the wonderful world of medical news in everybody’s favorite, journal club! Along the way, they cover …

503: The Origin of Antibiotics- What's in a name?

October 13th, 2018

30:00

In this episode, Dr’s J and Santhosh bring their history of antibiotics series to a close by discussing modern naming conventions. Along the way they …

502: The Origin of Antibiotics- Semi Synthetics

October 6th, 2018

36:00

In this episode, Dr’s J and Santhosh continue their series on the history and origin stories of commonly used antibiotics. Along the way they discuss …

501: The Origin of Antibiotics- Big Naturals

September 29th, 2018

45:00

Welcome Back! In our 5th season, Dr’s J and Santhosh start by examining the history and origins of some well known antibiotics. Along the way the …

440: Travel Medicine- The Musical

August 4th, 2018

40:00

In this season 4 finale, our quartet of clinicians puts a tuneful spin on their usual medical musings. Along the way, they cover improv medical …

439 Comic Book Medicine 4- Infinity Warnings and Clinical Gems

July 21st, 2018

50:00

In this episode, Dr's J and Santhosh cover the annual examples of medicine in comics and pop culture in time for San Diego Comic Con. Along the way, …

TMP Classics- Comic Book Medicine 3: Homecoming

July 14th, 2018

1:09:00

In this episode, Dr J and his super-friends return to once again cover medicine in comic books, just in time for the San Diego Comic Convention. Along the way, they discuss a CPR song from the dark side, the curious …

Space 3D: Season 1 Redux

July 9th, 2018

20:00

In the season finale of Space 3D, Eleanor, Emily, and Tom review the discussions of the season 1 interviews, and shine a light on what's coming in season 2. When Space 3D returns next fall, it will have its own feed, so …

Space 3D: Who We Are

July 8th, 2018

This Week Eleanor, Emily, and Tom discuss their background and qualifications to cover space 3D as our first season draws to a close.

Space 3D is a biweekly production of Travel MDia and the Travel Medicine Podcast. Stay …

438: Journal Club- Health Goals

July 7th, 2018

38:00

In this episode, Dr's J and Ward round up the latest medical news from around the world to see what may be in our future. Along the way, they cover …

437: Black Lung- Supercalifraglistic-pneumoconiosis

June 30th, 2018

48:00

In this episode, Dr's J and Santhosh discuss coal miners pneumoconiosis, or black lung. Along the way, they cover Zoolander, hard and soft coal, …

Space 3D: An Interview with Susan Ip-Jewell

June 24th, 2018

17:00

This Week, Eleanor and Tom conclude their conversation with Susan Ip-Jewell about the future of space exploration medical capabilities including inspirations in the field, the race to Mars, astronauts for hire, the …

436: Sickness on the Silver Screen

June 23rd, 2018

38:00

In this episode, Dr's J, Santhosh, and Ward discuss representation of medicine in movies. Along the way, they cover the show ER, newborns in film, …

TMP Classics: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms

June 16th, 2018

1:09:00

In this episode, Dr's J, Santhosh and Ward talk about the big three causes of health problems during vacations, the good old ATF. Along the way, they …

Space 3D: An Interview with Susan Ip-Jewell, Part 2

June 10th, 2018

18:00

This Week, Eleanor and Emily continues their conversation with Susan Ip-Jewell about the future of space exploration medical capabilities including radiation protection, demonstrating surgical techniques, and the …

TMP Classics: Summer Loving

June 9th, 2018

57:43

In This Episode, Dr's J, Santhosh, Ward and ER Josh cover summertime woes that arise on many vacations. Along the way they discuss, court summons on …

TMP Classics: Summer Loving

June 9th, 2018

57:43

In This Episode, Dr's J, Santhosh, Ward and ER Josh cover summertime woes that arise on many vacations. Along the way they discuss, court summons on …

435: Disavowed- Nerve Agents and Chemical Weapons

June 2nd, 2018

59:00

In this episode, Dr's J and Santhosh discuss chemical weapons in the news. Along the way, they cover the poisoning of the Skripals, the 4 generations of chemical weapons, binary agents, nerve agents and how they work, …

TMP Classics: Luke, I am your doctor: The Medicine of Star Wars

May 26th, 2018

49:00

In honor of Solo, A star wars story, this weekend we will be rereleasing our star wars medicine episodes while we work on the remainder of the …

Space 3D- An interview with Susan Ip-Jewell

May 20th, 2018

29:24

This Week, Eleanor speaks with Susan Ip-Jewel about the future of space exploration medical capabilities including analog training enironments, crew skill sets, and the use of 3D printing in space.

Space 3D is a biweekly …

434: "Cruise" Controlling your Health

May 19th, 2018

45:00

In this episode, Dr's J and Ward take to the high seas to discuss the finer points of cruise ship medicine, with help from Three Stripe Ship Doctor Joel Chiu. Along the way they cover the history of pleasure cruising, …

433: Anesthetists wanna be sedated

May 12th, 2018

48:00

In this episode, Dr's J, Santhosh and Praz talk about whatever comes into their heads. Along the way they cover ancient anasthesiology, LL cool J, …

432 Journal Club- Neolution and BioHacking

May 5th, 2018

49:00

In this episode, Dr's J, Santhosh, and newest co-host Jeanne Billioux perform their biweekly roundup of whats new in medicine, with an emphasis on bio-hacking. Along the way they discuss the Avengers, human cell …

Space 3D- Outtakes and Bloopers

April 29th, 2018

20:25

This Week, Eleanor and Emily takes a break from the regular episodes to present outtakes from an interview with one of the skylab mission experts, …

431: The Hot Zone- Biocontainment with Dr Hewlett

April 28th, 2018

45:00

In this episode, Dr's J and Santhosh learn about the treatment and handling of highly infectious agents with special guest Dr Hewlett, medical director of the Nebraska Biocontainment Unit. Along the way, they cover what …

TMP CLassics- Ep. 19: Flights of Fancy

April 21st, 2018

1:12:00

In this Episode, Dr's J and Santhosh talk about flight medicine, with special guests ER Josh and friendly flight attendant Sarah. Along the way, they discuss doctors answering the call of duty on the plane,  airplane …

430 Journal Club- No You Cant..cer!

April 14th, 2018

45:00

In this episode, Dr's J, Santhosh and Ward once again perform their biweekly roundup of what's new in the medical world, this time with a focus on Cancer updates. Along the way, they discuss Australias incredible drop …

Space 3D- An interview with Charles Doarn

April 10th, 2018

28:28

This Week, Eleanor speaks with NASA Medical Advising Professor Charles Doarn on Space Health and Medicine. Topics covered include  design and history of space station Freedom, inpatient versus outpatient medicine in the …

429: Patent Medicine- Then and Now

April 7th, 2018

54:00

In this episode, Dr's J and Santhosh, with special cameo cohost Dr Bilioux discuss the age of patent medicines. Along the way, they cover the Back to the Future trilogy, alliteration, the surprising origins of snake …

428: Spring Break- The Travel Tips Episode!

March 31st, 2018

In this episode, Dr's J and Praz take a break from medicine to give you some handy travel tips! Along the way, they discuss VPN's, choosing destinations, jet lag, the significance of airline flight numbers and US …

Space 3D- An Interview with John Charles, Conclusion

March 26th, 2018

28:28

This Week, Eleanor and Emily speak conclude their interview with NASA cardiovascular physiologist John Charles of Johnson Space Center. Topics …

427: Journal Club- Believe it or Not!

March 24th, 2018

45:00

In this episode, Dr's J, Santhosh and Ward once again perform their biweekly roundup of what's new in the medical world. Along the way, they cover barbershops and blood pressure, sea snail pain killers, a blood test for …

426: Around the World in 80 Plagues- Sleeping Sickness

March 17th, 2018

46:00

In this episode, Dr's J and Santhosh once again set off on our lost series to discuss lesser known diseases. Along the way, they cover alliteration, …

425: Journal Club- Old Dog, New Tricks

March 10th, 2018

47:00

In this episode, Dr's J, Ward and Praz perform their biweekly roundup of what's new in the world of medicine, this time with a focus on new discoveries in well established conditions. Along the way, they discuss bite …

Space 3D- An Interview with John Charles, Part 2

March 4th, 2018

25:00

This Week, Eleanor and Tom speak continue their interview with NASA cardiovascular physiologist John Charles of Johnson Space Center. Topics covered …

424: Liberia-ting The NIH with Jeanne Billioux

March 3rd, 2018

54:00

In this episode, Dr's J and Santhosh discuss the NIH and ebola with help from special guest neurovirologist Dr Jeanne Billioux. Along the way, they …

TMP Classics: 214- Chinese Medicine

February 24th, 2018

1:01:00

In Honor of Chinese New Year, and while Dr J is out sick, please enjoy this rebroadcast of an episode on Traditional Chinese Medicine.

In this episode, Dr's J and Santhosh, with special guest Dr Kevin McNamee cover …

Space 3D- An Interview with John Charles, Part 1

February 18th, 2018

26:00

This Week, Eleanor and Tom speak with John Charles of Johnson Space Center about the medical capabilities of the space program. Topics covered include women in space, cosmic hygiene, the importance of posture, astronaut …

423: Valentine's Journal Club- Sexual Healing

February 17th, 2018

52:00

In this holiday themed episode, Dr's J, Santhosh, and Praz perform their bimonthly roundup of medical news, this time on the topic of sex and love. …

422: Endo-scoping you out

February 10th, 2018

45:00

In this episode, Dr's J and Praz, with help from special guest Dr Bhargava Gannavarapu cover the ins and outs of gastroenterology. Along the way they …

Space 3D- The Golden Hour- An interview with Dr James Logan, Part 2

February 4th, 2018

36:00

In part 2 of their launch episode, co-hosts Eleanor O'Rangers and Emily Carney speak with Dr James Logan about Space Station Freedom and its influence on future intergalactic medical mission support. Topics covered …

421: Journal Club- Trial and Error

February 3rd, 2018

50:00

In this episode, Dr's J and Santhosh once again perform their bimonthly roundup of medical stories from around the world, this time with a focus on …

420 Health to the Chief- Medicine in the White House

January 27th, 2018

54:00

In this episode, Dr's J, Ward, and Praz discuss presidential medicine. Along the way, they cover whether the president is required to have a physical, when it's okay to breach confidentiality, criteria for presidential …

Space 3D- The Golden Hour-An Interview with Dr James Logan, Part 1

January 21st, 2018

24:24

In this episode, co-hosts Eleanor O'Rangers and Emily Carney speak with Dr James Logan about Space Station Freedom and its influence on future intergalactic medical mission support. Topics covered include health …

419 Journal Club- Common Sense Medicine

January 20th, 2018

35:00

In this episode, Dr's J and Praz discuss trends and studies that deal with common sense, or lack thereof. Along the way they cover raw water, ethics …

418: Medical Tourism-The Wandering Sick

January 13th, 2018

52:00

Happy New Year listeners! In This episode, Dr's J and Santhosh return from their hiatus to tell you all about medical tourism! Along the way, they cover Thai penis whitening, international standards of beauty, ideas for …

417: Journal Club- Holly Jolly Healthmas

December 23rd, 2017

45:00

In this episode, Dr's J and Santhosh once again perform a roundup of what's new in medical news, with some holiday themed tidbits and trivia thrown …

416: Stocking Stuffers- Oh Xmas Tree, No Xmas Tree!

December 23rd, 2017

9:00

In this final stocking stuffer, Dr's J and Santhosh discuss CHristmas tree disease. Along the way they cover xmas carols, hippopotami, pteryodactyls, …

415: Stocking Stuffers- Be Generous, Not Elfish

December 21st, 2017

13:00

In this stocking stuffer minisode, Dr's J and Santhosh talk about elfin diseases. Along the way, they cover Williams syndrome, Kabuki syndrome, Happy Puppets, genetic inheritance, elf families, Waardenburgs and more. So …

414: Stocking Stuffers- What the Dickens?

December 20th, 2017

15:00

In this stocking stuffer, Dr's J and Santhosh discuss a diagnosis for Tiny Tim. Along the way, they cover CHarles Dickens orphans, polio, the great …

413: Stocking Stuffers- Dont let it Reindeer on My Parade

December 19th, 2017

8:00

In this special stocking stuffer minisode, Dr's J and Santhosh discuss the physiology of reindeer noses. Along the way, they cover sexual harassment …

412: Stocking Stuffers- Christmas Disease

December 18th, 2017

11:06

Hello and Happy Holidays, dear listeners! As a special thank you to all you wonderful folks for your ongoing support, Dr's J and Santhosh will be …

411: High Holidays- Medical Marijuana with Dr Rachna Patel

December 16th, 2017

46:00

In this episode, Dr's J and Santhosh toke about the history and use of Medical Marijuana with special guest Dr Rachna Patel. Along the way, they discuss the California wildfires, the difference between medical and …

Space 3D- A New Show by the Travel Medicine Network

December 9th, 2017

23:00

Hello All and Sundry! In Lieu of our regular episode this week, we proudly present the first episode of Space 3D, hosted by Space Pharmacist Eleanor …

Minisode: New Show and Ketchup with updates!

December 8th, 2017

16:00

Big news, fellow travelers! In this special minisode, Dr's J and Santhosh are proud to announce the launch of a new show and the beginning of the Travel Medicine Network, your source for fun, factual, information. Our …

410: Journal Club: Social Media-cine

December 2nd, 2017

0:30

In this episode, Dr's J and Santhosh once again perform their bimonthly roundup of all the latest in medical news, this time with a focus on social media! Along the way, they discuss Redditor diagnosis, in vivo gene …

409: We're Ore-goners-Accidents and Treatments on the trail

November 25th, 2017

45:00

In this episode, Dr's J, Ward, and the Sandman continue discussing medicine on the Oregon trail. Along the way they cover old time computer games, …

408: The Oregon Trail- Go Rest, young man!

November 18th, 2017

45:00

In this multi-part episode, Dr's J, Santhosh, and Praz set off on the Oregon trail to learn about frontier medicine. Along the way they discuss …

407: Journal Club- Weird Science

November 11th, 2017

48:00

In this episode, Dr's J and Santhosh perform their bimonthly roundup of whats new in medicine, this time with a focus on the weird and bizarre. Along the way they discuss daylight savings, mosquito breathalyzers, …

406 Flu Shy? Dont bother me!- Extended Classic

November 4th, 2017

48:00

In This extended rebroadcast of a classic episode, Dr's J and Ward talk about Influenza, Bronchitis, Colds, and Pneumonia. Along the way, they …

405: Halloween Spooktacular

October 28th, 2017

45:00

In This episode, Dr's J, Ward, and Praz can be "Count"ed upon to give you a scare with the annual halloween episode. Along the way, they discuss classic halloween monsters, seasonal puns, French vampire scientists, the …

404: The Toxic Avenger- Ricin to the Occasion

October 21st, 2017

48:00

In this episode, Dr's J and Santhosh continue the terrible tale of perilous poisons begun in part 1 in the modern day. Along the way they discuss …

403: Journal Club Creepy Crawlies

October 14th, 2017

36:00

In this episode, Dr's J and Santhosh once again perform their bimonthly roundup of medical news from around the world, with an emphasis on things that slither, crawl, bite, and creep. Along the way, they discuss cyborg …

402: The Toxic Avenger- Veni Vidi Veneneum

October 7th, 2017

50:00

In this 2 part episode, Dr's J, Santhosh, Ward, and Praz slip you some facts about old timey poisons. Along the way they discuss the delighfully long …

401: Radiation Sickness- Fission for Compliments

September 30th, 2017

48:00

Hello and Welcome to our 4th Season of TMP!  In this episode, Dr's J and Santhosh cover radiation sickness and nuclear fallout. Along the way, they discuss Rocket Man, Mad Max, Wilhelm Rontgen and the Radium Girls, …

340: Season Finale- Disney, Medically Ever After

July 29th, 2017

1:02:00

In the finale to our third season, Dr's J and Santhosh discuss Disney Medicine. Along the way, they cover wishing upon a star, Cinderella Dermatosis, …

339 Journal Club- Grab Bag

July 22nd, 2017

45:00

In this penultimate episode, Dr's J and Santhosh once again round up the medical news of the week in everyone's favorite, journal club. Along the …

338 Comic Book Medicine 3: Homecoming

July 14th, 2017

1:09:00

In this episode, Dr J and his super-friends return to once again cover medicine in comic books, just in time for the San Diego Comic Convention. Along the way, they discuss a CPR song from the dark side, the curious …

337 Prostitution- Take a PIC, it will last longer!

July 8th, 2017

1:00:00

In this special travelogue, Dr Santhosh journeys to the prostitute information center in Amsterdam to get a working knowledge of working girls. Along the way, they discuss the history of prostitution, the proper way to …

336 Journal Club- Be A Man!

July 2nd, 2017

40:00

In this episode, Dr's J, Santhosh, Ward, and Praz perform a roundup of the latest medical news and advancements affecting men's health. Along the way, they discuss Wonder Woman, Austin Texas, smart condoms, genital …

335: Journal Club- Self Improvement

June 24th, 2017

35:00

In this episode, Dr's J and Santhosh perform their bimonthly roundup of medical news from around the glob, this time with an emphasis on self improvement. Along the way, they discuss autism, vintage drugs, suramin and …

334: Updates from the Vacci-Nation

June 17th, 2017

50:00

In this episode, Dr's J and Santhosh give an update on new vaccines and international steps to reduce disease. Along the way, they cover offensive …

333 Toxic Table Trials- The FDA and The Poison Squad

June 11th, 2017

46:00

In this episode, Dr's J, Ward, and Praz discuss the founding of the Food and Drug Administration. Along the way, they cover Suicide Squad, Bernie …

332: Dentistry, or You Cant Handle the Tooth

June 3rd, 2017

1:00:00

In this episode, Dr's J, Santhosh, and Praz, with help from Pediatric Dentist Wendy discuss dentistry. Along the way they cover tooth puns, ancient Egypt, Sumerian Tooth Worms, Dr J's phobias, dental skin, shark teeth, …

331: Journal Club-Recycle Reduce Reuse

May 31st, 2017

45:00

Update: Sorry folks, here is the correct episode, a minor editing issue led to the wrong track being uploaded, thanks to RN Melanie for pointing it …

330: Chiropractors, or Baby Got Back...problems

May 20th, 2017

1:02:03

In this episode, Dr's J, Santhosh, and Praz, with the help of special guest Dr Dan Bronstein cover Chiropractic Medicine. Along the way, they discuss Animaniacs, Daniel David Palmer and the origins of chiropractic …

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