Antidotes, Stories in Medicine
By Antidotes Podcast
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A weekly podcast hosted by an EMT turned nurse practitioner who swaps stories with other nurses, paramedics, doctors, and medical professionals. Their tales range from humorous to wild to moving, but all have shaped the way they have practiced medicine.
||ExplicitNursing The Mind||Episode 18- When is comes to mental health care, treatment teams consist of a variety of specialized providers including psychiatric nurses who help manage patients at some of the most critical times of their illness during hospitalizations. Abbie share||1/6/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThree Types of Patients||Episode 17- We’re ending 2018 with a bang! How many nurse practitioners have stories that involve flash-bang grenades going off? Well these 3 NPs certainly do! Christine is joined by the guys of Just Some Podcast, Tom & Ben, to discuss their unique pa||12/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Outback Nurse||Episode 16- Merry Christmas from Australia! Christine is joined by rural and remote nurse, Sonia, who describes the wild world of medicine in the outback. Yes, kangaroos are mentioned & a wallaby was rescued! Subscribe, rate, & review Antidotes, Sto||12/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitHow to Impress an Emergency Room Nurse||Episode 15- The day to day for an emergency room nurse at a level 1 trauma center is never the same and while the more seasoned nurses may not be surprised by anything, they certainly can be impressed by the trouble the human body can get itself into. C||12/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Power of Speech||Episode 14- How would you feel if you suddenly lost the ability to talk? This week Christine is joined by Speech Language Pathologist, Annie, who explains her very important role in helping patients talk and eat after significant impairment from diagnos||12/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitDying Right||Episode 13- This week Christine is joined by Anna, a hospice nurse practitioner who explains the role of hospice in end of life care and what made her choose this rewarding specialty after years of critical care medicine as nurse in a busy urban Intensi||12/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Magic Pill||Episode 12- This week Christine is joined by therapist and licensed clinical social worker Ryan who co-hosts the popular mental health- movie podcast, Pop Psych 101. Ryan talks about developing therapeutic relationships by meeting patients where they ar||11/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWhy We Do It||Episode 11- In the world of medicine we focus intently on advancements, improving patient outcomes, and pushing the bounds of science to better health, yet rarely as clinicians do we sit down to have detailed conversations with the very people we are tr||11/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Strangeness of Death||Episode 10- Death is an inevitable part of medicine and few come face to face with it as often or as closely as emergency medicine providers. Christine is joined by Emergency Room nurse, Beth, as they discuss the unique, & sometimes oddly normal ways in||11/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitMistakes Will Be Made||Episode 9- Christine is joined by Australian ICU nurse Alison as they talk about the healthcare in Australia, their worst days in medicine, & the amazing advancements in infectious disease treatments over the last 30 years. Subscribe, rate, & review||11/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEither a Ghost or a Brain Tumor||Bonus Episode! Happy Halloween! This special episode is a preview of next week's episode with Australian nurse, Alison. Alison shares ghost stories from hospitals she has worked at & Christine discusses some supernatural experiences that can't seem to b||10/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitDo What You Can||Episode 8- This is week features US Army Combat Medic SSG Pete Hopkins who shares stories from his deployment to Afghanistan with the infantry. Pete discusses what it was like performing village medicine for local Afghans, treating children & soldiers i||10/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitMoose Facts from a Maine Paramedic||Episode 7- Christine is joined by Paramedic Paul to discuss the complexities of EMS in rural Maine such as extended response times, moose strikes, survivalists, & locations that only exist on old paper hunting maps. Despite the unique environment, Chris||10/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitMen Are Coming!||Bonus Episode! Haley from the episode “Nurse Jane” is back with a few more stories about medicine across the world. She shares the experience of working an out of hospital cardiac arrest while working as a teacher in Saudi Arabia on a student at an||10/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitNurse Jane||Episode 6 - Christine is joined from the other side of globe this week by Hayley, a British nurse teaching English to nursing students in Japan. Hayley shares the story of her former colleague & fellow emergency room (A&E) nurse Jane Clough who was take||10/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSilent No More||Episode 5 - We have a special guest this week, Tina, host of the popular medical true crime podcast, Good Nurse Bad Nurse! Christine and Tina delve into the growing issue of violence against healthcare providers & discuss their own experiences as well||10/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitCooking in Someone Else's Kitchen||Episode 4 - Christine chats with Eliza, an American nurse living in the United Kingdom, about the differences between US healthcare and the National Health Service. While there may not be nurse practitioners, as much gun violence, or health insurance wo||9/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSergeant Resting Nurse Face||Episode 3 - This week Christine is joined by US Army medic, nurse, and nurse practitioner student Angela to talk about women's health & medical care overseas. Christine shares a bonus second snake story at the end! Follow us on social media for upda||9/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitDo Not Resuscitate||Episode 2 - What it is like to bring back someone who doesn't want to be saved? Christine is joined by Firefighter EMT AJ to discuss one of their most difficult calls together as well as the importance of first responder mental health. Follow us on||9/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Flying Snake||Episode 1 - Christine, a Nurse Practitioner, relives her days on the ambulance with one of her former EMS partner, EMT James. Together, they tell the humorous story of when a woman threw a snake at them. You never know what to expect during a shift in e||9/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPre-Procedural Clearance||Episode 0 - How each of us practices medicine is so individual and shaped by our experiences. These are the stories of those experiences; the funny, the moving, the wild, the memorable. Follow us on social media for updates & join our facebook group||9/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Crazy, hilarious stories
This podcast is really entertaining. It's like being a fly on the wall inside an ambulance.
Real Stories. Real Medicine. Real Blonde!
Great podcast for anyone who’s interested in wild stories related to medicine or EMS!
Loved the snake story!
Loved the snake story!