This is a podcast that combines folklore and spooky with medicine and science. Listen while Chrissy and Sarah delve into to various topics and explore the intersection of fact and fiction.
After a too long hiatus, Sarah and Chrissy are back with a new episode. This week, they discuss hypnosis including its applications from therapy to murder. Enjoy!
Sleep Paralysis-Never Had A Friend Like Me
A genie, a hag, and a Yōkai walk into a bar…. This week, Sarah and Chrissy discuss sleep paralysis. They talk about the medical and folklore explanations for this phenomenon.
Syphilis-Got Your Nose!
This week, Sarah and Chrissy discuss the history of syphilis including famous people, fashion influences, and government projects.
Sideshows Part 2-You Won’t Believe Your Eyes!
This week, Sarah and Chrissy talk about individual performers in sideshow world. They discuss both medical diagnoses and the lives of these amazing individuals. Enjoy!
Sideshows Part 1-Step Right Up!
This week, Sarah and Chrissy talk about the origins and early years of the sideshow. They discuss everything from Queen Elizabeth’s court through the early years of PT Barnum. Enjoy!
Twins-Let’s Get Together
This week, Sarah and Chrissy discuss the, often horrific, history of twin from ancient beliefs to experimentation.
You didn’t know you needed them
Sarah and Chrissy are so entertaining! The topics and content are great. I love that they let me suggest topics and even cover them within a few weeks. This couldn’t get better even if Stefan from SNL did the intro like “this podcast has everything: asbestos, cults, syphilis, those medical words no one can pronounce…” 😂
An informative, yet fun escape!
I absolutely love learning new things, so Oddly Medical is a nice change of pace after a long day at work and a long commute. Chrissy and Sarah add a great comedic twist to some dark historical medical theories. I am so glad to have found this podcast!
This podcast is like those conversations that pop up during a night of drinks with friends! These two ladies are entertaining and funny! They are a great counterpoint to each other and are a great way to fill my time in the car or at work!! It is entertaining and informative!!
Great work you two!!