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April 20, 2021

S2:E8 Jason | Cocktails To Go For Pandemic Woes

We've found a common theme among our April episodes: pivoting in the pandemic. This is exactly what our friend Jason has done (and quite well, we might add!). He owns The Long Room, a friendly neighborhood tavern in the Raven...

Pandemic Helper Pivoter

April 13, 2021

S2:E7 Jill | Special Education, Pivoting in the Pandemic

Our guest this week is Jill, a compassionate & determined woman with a big heart and too many emotions for one person to contain. Her big heart led her to a position as an early childhood special education teacher in St. Loui...

Covid Pandemic Family With Kids Helper Pivoter

April 06, 2021

S2:E6 Nick | Vaccine Spotter Dot Org

Are you having difficulty locating a vaccine appointment? Do you wish there was a website that contained information for ALL your local pharmacies instead of having 20+ individual tabs open for each one? Well look no further!...

Vaccine Pandemic Helper Pivoter

March 30, 2021

S2:E5 Gemma I Parosmia V: Phantom Smells of Smoke

We round out our Parosmia Series with Gemma who experiences parosmia and it's equally evil twin: phantosmia. For those who don't know, phantosmia is an olfactory hallucination that makes you smell things that aren't there. Fo...

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March 23, 2021

S2:E4 Anissa | Parosmia IV: "Am I Stuck Like This?"

In our fourth episode, we talk with Anissa - the self-described "cook of the family" who can barely bring herself to eat anything besides peanut m&ms. She spoke to us about how parosmia disconnects her from the rest of the wo...

Taste And Smell Parosmia Longhauler Covid Pandemic Antibodies

March 16, 2021

S2:E3 Chrissi | Parosmia III: AbScent & The Science of Smell Training

Chrissi Kelly is the founder of AbScent, a UK-based charity that is dedicated to providing support and trusted information to those affected by anosmia and other smell disorders. After her own struggles with smell loss, she h...

Parosmia Taste And Smell Longhauler Long Haul Covid

March 11, 2021

S2:E2 Marilyn | Parosmia II: Tasting Metal, But Testing Negative

Compared to Brooke's episode on Tuesday, this episode is a great example of "same virus, different stories." In the second episode of our Parosmia Series, we talk to Marilyn who had some of the weirdest and worst symptoms of ...

Longhauler Long Haul Covid Parosmia Taste And Smell Covid Test Antibodies

March 09, 2021

S2:E1 Brooke | Parosmia I: When Smells are No Longer Safe

We're kicking off Season 2 with a series about parosmia, perhaps the most odd and startling long-hauler symptom to date. Parosmia is dysfunctional smell detection characterized by the inability of the brain to correctly ident...

Taste And Smell Parosmia Longhauler Long Haul Covid Covid

March 08, 2021

Trailer - Fatigued Podcast with Caroline Amos and Raymond McAnally

Fatigued Podcast was born out of two friends getting Covid and sharing their experiences. Listen to learn more about this project, who they've interviewed, how it's helped, and where it's going from here. Full episodes and ...

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March 02, 2021

S1E17: Ray & Caroline Wrap Season One

Caroline and Raymond (and an awkward little-sounding voice) say goodbye to Season One. Our cohosts give updates on their personal Covid stories, tell us about what's coming up in Season Two (launching March 9th, 2021), and w...

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February 23, 2021

S1E16: Dr. Keith Gagnon - The Nation's Mutation, a U.S. Variant

This is our final interview for Season 1 and it's our biggest one to date: we got a chance to interview Dr. Keith Gagnon, an associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry at SIU whose lab has uncovered a U.S.-specific cor...

Doctor Variant Vaccine Covid Pandemic

February 16, 2021

S1E15: Harriet - "Look for the Helpers"

We can all agree we're in need of a feel-good story right now, so meet Harriet! She has been dedicating her time and energy to helping elderly people navigate the world of technology so they can receive the vaccine. "Anybody ...

Vaccine Covid Test Antibodies Pandemic

February 09, 2021

S1E14: Erik - "A Deployed Doctor Comes Home to Covid"

This week we got to interview Dr. Erik, an anesthesiologist who was deployed in the Middle East when the pandemic broke out last March. His deployment had already come to a close but he was detained for a few more weeks befor...

Doctor Hospitals Covid Pandemic First Responder

February 02, 2021

S1E13: Louis - “Shoot Me Up Bruh”, A Pfizer Vaccine Trial Story

After months of devastating loss, Louis said "fuck it" (literally) and enrolled himself in the Pfizer vaccine trial. Louis, a self-described "big ol' meat shield," was more than happy to take this risk, especially because he ...

Vaccine Covid Pandemic Covid Test Helper

January 26, 2021

S1E12: Maria - "An American Hospitalized in London"

Last March Maria spent nineteen days in the hospital with COVID-induced double pneumonia. Can you even imagine? From the CPAP machine to rash and bed rest, she experienced the full gamut. We are so lucky she lived to tell the...

Covid Longhauler Long Haul Covid Hospitals Doctor Pandemic Taste And Smell

January 19, 2021

S1E11: Rob - "Immunocompromised and Not Loving It"

Rob is immunocompromised and lives with his family of nine... so how does he keep himself safe around so many people when a pandemic rages across the country? Well... he made the hard and necessary decision to move away from ...

January 12, 2021

S1E10: Lauren - "Mississippi Medic Blues"

Lauren is a paramedic from Mississippi and the epitome of over-achiever: she spent 33 days in New York City deployed by FEMA this past spring to help the ever-growing Covid case count. And while she was there she finished her...

January 05, 2021

S1E9: Dad - "Hospitals Honor the Dead: Essential Worker, Essential Witness"

TW: death Over the holidays we interviewed Caroline's dad, an essential worker, who has seen some…pretty devastating events. The audio isn’t perfect, it’s a shorter episode than usual, but it’s a story we felt was necessary t...