America Dissected with Abdul El-Sayed

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Healthcare Dissected pt 1: "Nobody Knew Healthcare Could Be So Complicated"

November 18, 2019
Throughout this series, we’ve considered how the straining relationship between science and government has led to a variety of public...

Healthcare Dissected pt 2: Medicare-for-who?

November 18, 2019
Do you ever go to a bakery and become utterly paralyzed by all the possibilities in the display case? A chocolate chip muffin sounds...

Cradle And All

November 11, 2019
Today, many of us can take it for granted that our grandparents will live through our childhood— and that our children might get to meet...

About The Show

What really is up with anti-vaxxers? Can crystals actually heal you? Is loneliness making us sick? And who does our healthcare system really serve? In a new ten-part series from Crooked Media called America Dissected, host Dr. Abdul El-Sayed goes beyond the headlines to explore what really matters for our health.

More Episodes

Healthcare Dissected pt 1: "Nobody Knew Healthcare Could Be So Complicated"

November 18, 2019
Throughout this series, we’ve considered how the straining relationship between science and government has led to a variety of public...

Healthcare Dissected pt 2: Medicare-for-who?

November 18, 2019
Do you ever go to a bakery and become utterly paralyzed by all the possibilities in the display case? A chocolate chip muffin sounds...

Cradle And All

November 11, 2019
Today, many of us can take it for granted that our grandparents will live through our childhood— and that our children might get to meet...

Unleaded

November 4, 2019
The Flint Water Crisis dominated national headlines when it emerged in 2016—focusing national attention on the hazards of lead...

All the Lonely People, Where Do They All Belong?

October 28, 2019
We all spend time, money, and energy to "take care of ourselves." We exercise, eat right, and meditate. But what if we can't actually do...

A Tale of Two Crises: Opiates vs. Crack

October 21, 2019
The Opioid Crisis has wreaked havoc across America, taking lives and devastating families, neighborhoods, and communities. But this...