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We trust doctors with our lives; they are some of the most educated and well-respected members of society. But what happens if they can't diagnose a patient? This high stake medical procedural follows patients as they suffer from bizarre, often terrifying illnesses. None of which doctors learned about in medical school. Medical Mysteries is a Parcast Original, with new episodes every Tuesday.

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    • 5.0 • 3 Ratings

We trust doctors with our lives; they are some of the most educated and well-respected members of society. But what happens if they can't diagnose a patient? This high stake medical procedural follows patients as they suffer from bizarre, often terrifying illnesses. None of which doctors learned about in medical school. Medical Mysteries is a Parcast Original, with new episodes every Tuesday.

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    Welcome to Hollywood Scandals

    This awards season, pull back the curtain on Tinseltown’s most infamous controversies in the new Spotify Original from Parcast, Hollywood Scandals. You can hear the first episode on Hollywood’s sordid beginnings right here, then follow Hollywood Scandals for an episode every Monday. Listen free, only on Spotify!
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    • 38 min
    Mary Toft

    Mary Toft

    In 18th century England, Mary Toft defied all medical odds when she started giving birth to rabbits. 

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    • 50 min
    The Bubonic Plague Pt. 2

    The Bubonic Plague Pt. 2

    When the plague broke out again in the late 19th century, scientists dissected buboes, bodies, and fleas… and found the source of the Black Death. The disease had already killed millions throughout Europe and Asia. In 1900, it reached San Francisco.


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    • 54 min
    The Bubonic Plague Pt. 1

    The Bubonic Plague Pt. 1

    It was one of the most lethal pandemics in global history. The bubonic plague’s devastating spread in 6th and 14th century Europe paved the way for how we handle outbreaks today — though patients in medieval times saw no sign of a cure. 


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    • 50 min
    Cults Crossover: John Alexander Dowie Pt. 2

    Cults Crossover: John Alexander Dowie Pt. 2

    Today we’re bringing you a special two-part episode from another Spotify Original from Parcast. If you enjoy it, check out Cults on Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts! 

    John Alexander Dowie was a discontented minister who rose to become a leading figure in Australia’s faith healer movement. The ambitious preacher railed against modern medicine, maintaining that prayer was the only cure for illness. 


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    • 48 min
    Cults Crossover: John Alexander Dowie Pt. 1

    Cults Crossover: John Alexander Dowie Pt. 1

    Today we’re bringing you a special two-part episode from another Spotify Original from Parcast. If you enjoy it, check out Cults on Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts! 

    John Alexander Dowie was a discontented minister who rose to become a leading figure in Australia’s faith healer movement. The ambitious preacher railed against modern medicine, maintaining that prayer was the only cure for illness. 

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    • 46 min

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