In today’s pod Dara is joined by Drs. Valerie LaComte and Jane van Dis to interview the amazing Maya Dusenbery. Together they discuss Doing Harm: The Truth About How Bad Medicine and Lazy Science Leave Women Dismissed, Misdiagnosed, and Sick, Maya’s recent book. They discuss the origin of the word hysterical, biases women face in medicine and what this all means for providers and patients alike.
You can also read Wendy Woolley’s review of the book in our Words with Wendy series.