Catching Health with Diane Atwood
About This Show
Here’s something you’ll WANT to catch! The Catching Health podcast exposes you to useful, accurate information about being well and living fully. Former health reporter Diane Atwood interviews health and wellness leaders on a wide array of topics — from cutting-edge research and palliative care to why we procrastinate and how to have a healthy divorce. For more stories, recipes, and everyday tips, check out the Catching Health blog at CatchingHealth.com.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
Dr. Mark Publicker/Opioid addiction and reversing an overdose with Narcan
Narcan is a brand name for the drug naloxone. It's a nasal spray that can be used to reverse a drug overdose. Maine recently passed a law that gives everyone, regardless of their age, access to naloxone without a prescription. We’re going to talk about naloxone in today’s Catching Health podcast — what it can and cannot do and the role that it plays in helping to address the opioid crisis.
My guest is Dr. Mark Publicker, an addiction specialist with 30 years in the field. He is currently in practice in Portland, Maine.Read more »