About This Show
Each week, On Drugs looks through the lenses of history, pop culture and personal experience to understand how drugs have shaped our world. Because even if it’s just caffeine or ibuprofen, there’s a good chance you’re on drugs right now.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
S2 E11 The Spell of the Poppy
Opioid drugs have claimed a shocking number of lives across North America in recent years, as people fall victim to overdose. While the intensity of crisis is new, our relationship with opiates — and opioids, as they're often referred to now — goes back millennia. This is an overdose crisis thousands of years in the making, and in this episode, Geoff Turner dives into that fascinating history to figure out how we got to this point.Read more »
Rated 5 out of
Well researched, well executed, entertaining and educational. Honestly one of the best podcasts I have stumbled across in a while.
Date published: 2017-11-20