Ep. 23: Trust Issues, Sensible Medicine, Ideologic Possession


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By The VPZD Show, Drs. Vinay Prasad, and Zubin Damania. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
How can you determine who is trustworthy when it comes to medical information? Our new project Sensible Medicine, untangling the complexities of health care reform, angry doctor Covidian tweets with magical thinking and religiosity, the dangers of over-testing and over-treatment with regards to routine blood work, Haidt’s 3 Great Untruths and cognitive distortions, pandemic response effect on true progressives, the consequences of ideological possession, how Vinay reviews the trustworthiness of sources, the difficulties of “debunking”, the monkeypox situation, and much more! Check out our new Substack collaboration, Sensible Medicine: https://sensiblemed.substack.com/ Video version: https://youtu.be/jmebULFQWyw Dr. Prasad's "Plenary Session" podcast: vinayakkprasad.com/plenarysession Dr. Damania's "ZDoggMD Show" podcast: zdoggmd.com/z-blogg More info for Vinay and Zubin at https://lnk.bio/zdoggmd and vinayakkprasad.com/bio

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