In this episode, Matt tries to find out if a study saying that swearing has an "opiate" like effect on pain is valid. He calls in journalist Jeff Harder
, doctoral Northwestern student, Jim Kloet
and pain psychologist Dr. Samantha Rafie
to help him figure it out. Plus, he first gets some help from Helen Zaltzmen
of The Allusionist
to explain a little more about the brain and pain.
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