PODCASTS AND RADIO

Podcasts and radio airings often open up a meaningful dialogue with those who study, treat and have experienced the benzodiazepine withdrawal syndrome. Usually airing around July 11, these conversations can bring issues with benzodiazepines and withdrawal to the fore.

Selected Podcasts

The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour: Dr. Peter Breggin interviews W-BAD co-founder, Wayne Douglas.

(Part 1/2) The Cosmic Joke: When Meds Make Things Worse: Andrea Doom interviews Heather Solimine, a W-BAD campaigner with lived experience of benzodiazepine injury,  for World Benzodiazepine Awareness Day.
(Part 2/1)

The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour: Dr. Peter Breggin interviews W-BAD co-founder, Wayne Douglas.

Mad in America podcast, Hosted by James Moore: World Benzodiazepine Awareness Day 2018 episode. Guests: Dr. Josef Witt-Doerring; therapist and campaigner Chris Paige, and investigative journalist Robert Whitaker.

Selected Radio Shows

89.7 WGBH Boston Mass. Lawmakers Consider Regulating Certain Anti-Anxiety and Insomnia Medications.

Talk Radio Europe, Hosted by Stacey Pinkerton: Guests: Dr. Christy Huff of Benzodiazepine Information Coalition;
James Moore, campaigner and podcast host on “Mad in America” and “Let’s Talk Withdrawal”; Fiona French, a campaigner from Scotland.

Topic: Prescribed physical dependence on medications (benzodiazepines and antidepressants, etc)

Dr. Peter Breggin Hour: Wayne Douglas, W-BAD’s co-founder and organizer, talks with Dr. Peter Breggin about World Benzodiazepine Awareness Day and iatrogenic harms from prescribed benzodiazepines.