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Bad Batch

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Rank #58 in Society & Culture category

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Patients in search of a miracle cure end up in critical condition. The race is on to find out what went wrong before more people get hurt. The trail leads back to a medical company with slick marketing and a charismatic CEO. And to a multibillion dollar stem cell industry where greed and desperation collide. Laura Beil, the award-winning host and reporter of “Dr Death,” returns for this six-part investigative series from Wondery, the makers of “Dirty John” and “The Shrink Next Door.”

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Patients in search of a miracle cure end up in critical condition. The race is on to find out what went wrong before more people get hurt. The trail leads back to a medical company with slick marketing and a charismatic CEO. And to a multibillion dollar stem cell industry where greed and desperation collide. Laura Beil, the award-winning host and reporter of “Dr Death,” returns for this six-part investigative series from Wondery, the makers of “Dirty John” and “The Shrink Next Door.”

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perfection

By daywinn - Apr 22 2020
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Another perfect podcast on a topic that is never covered. Well done! Thank you!

Bad Batch

By Carson1951 - Mar 11 2020
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Absolutely fascinating and informative! A must listen for anyone considering stem cell therapy!

iTunes Ratings

6936 Ratings
Average Ratings
5126
808
398
286
318

perfection

By daywinn - Apr 22 2020
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Another perfect podcast on a topic that is never covered. Well done! Thank you!

Bad Batch

By Carson1951 - Mar 11 2020
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Absolutely fascinating and informative! A must listen for anyone considering stem cell therapy!
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Bad Batch

Latest release on May 27, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Warning: This podcast is a series podcast

This means episodes are recommended to be heard in order from the very start. Here's the 10 best episodes of the series anyway though!

Rank #1: The Cure to Everything | 1

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We’ll try anything to help our loved ones who are experiencing pain. John and Elaine both turn to a new medical treatment to help their mothers. But for one of them, it will go horribly wrong.

For accurate information on stem cell treatments, visit www.isscr.org/about-stem-cells, a site maintained by the International Society for Stem Cell Research.

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Oct 23 2019

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Rank #2: Pure | 2

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More patients are getting sick. As people across the country start asking questions, John K scrambles to figure out what went wrong and to save his company. 

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Oct 23 2019

31mins

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Rank #3: The Entrepreneur | 3

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Who is John K? Before he founded Liveyon he had quite a remarkable career.

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Oct 25 2019

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Rank #4: Whack-a-mole | 8

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As the FDA cracks down on stem cell businesses, a flashy new commercial makes a splash, and it looks a whole lot like Liveyon. Is John K back?

Feb 05 2020

17mins

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Rank #5: Snake Oil: An Interview | 7

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Laura Beil speaks with Steven Johnson, host of American Innovations, about the ups and downs of scientific discovery and what led her to investigate the stem cell industry.


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Nov 20 2019

35mins

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