Full episode 735: Bloody Feelings Act Five Un-Break My Heart Share a clip Transcript BySean Cole Producer Sean Cole scrubs in to observe heart surgeon Dr. John Elefteriades, or Dr. E — whose job it is to maintain, repair, and restart the machine that keeps the blood moving — at work. (11 minutes) Song:“How Do You Mend A Broken Heart?” by Al Green More in Health and Health CareView all 757: The Ghost in the Machine Dec. 31, 2021 Act Two: Father of Invention There’s a machine lots of us encounter as a big impersonal, mechanical apparatus, that has a ghost in it. 735: Bloody Feelings Apr. 9, 2021 Act One: Started From Phle-Bottom, Now We’re Here When Adele wrote into our show last summer, she described herself as “the worst phlebotomist in the whole hospital.” Producer Diane Wu couldn’t resist calling her up to find out exactly what she meant by that. 735: Bloody Feelings Apr. 9, 2021 Act Four: There’s No ‘Us’ in Uterus. Oh, Wait... When Neena Pathak found out she had a fibroid, it didn’t seem so bad. More by Sean ColeView all 775: The Possum Experiment July 8, 2022 Act Three: Never Hear the End of It Producer Sean Cole tells one of his favorite stories — about the ending of the book A Clockwork Orange. 766: Well Someone Had to Do SOMETHING! Apr. 1, 2022 Act Two: Zoo Unto Others Sean Cole speaks to Washington Post reporter Siobhan O’Grady about her visit to the zoo in Kyiv. 754: Spark Bird Nov. 26, 2021 Act Three: We Need to Talk About Birdly There are the birds who exist, and then there are the birds who may as well exist.