episode 13. Vaccines: The women that poked and prodded

There are some parts of medicine that have been around for so long we sometimes forget that they were new at some point, and the vaccine is one of them. But with the COVID vaccine at the forefront of media and conversations these days, we thought it would be interesting to take a look backContinue reading “episode 13. Vaccines: The women that poked and prodded”

episode 12. Acupuncture: Finding balance in women’s health

Imagine you’re relaxed, music is playing, the room is warm and smells good, your qi is flowing as needles are being stuck into you… wait, what is happening? Well a lot is actually happening but to put it simply, acupuncture! But what even is acupuncture? I mean more than the laying on the table withContinue reading “episode 12. Acupuncture: Finding balance in women’s health”

episode 11. Beauty & Poison: Not your typical beauty standards’ podcast

Imagine smearing white lead poison on your skin and lips as a way to be more beautiful. Sound crazy? Well this was an actual practice in the ancient world and is not that far off from what we do to ourselves today in many ways. Welcome back for seasons 2 of From Skirts To Scrubs!Continue reading “episode 11. Beauty & Poison: Not your typical beauty standards’ podcast”