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Podcast #16: Health Care in North Korea

Our podcast host David Corcoran discusses Undark’s latest Case Study about medical problems in refugees from North Korea, with writer Sara Talpos. Also: Seth Mnookin on how the media cover health care and addiction, and reporter Andy Short on what will happen to your body if you decide to be buried at sea.