We discuss diseases and syndromes that distort reality, past societal failures with mental health as well as the brave story of young Nellie Bly. We also follow Mel down the rabbit hole and find ourselves in rural Australia in the 1970's.
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Abdominal Migraine: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11817981
Nellie Bly: http://www.nellieblyonline.com/index
Alice in Wonderland Syndrome: http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2015/03/objects-in-brain-may-be-bigger-than-they-appear/387064/