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 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. 751: Audience of One Oct. 22, 2021 Act Two: Putting the Ease in Disease To cope with this pandemic, producer Sean Cole finds himself turning to a movie about a pandemic. 746: This Is Just Some Songs Sept. 3, 2021 Track Two: Music is Easy Sean Cole plays a minute of a tune he’s had stuck in his head.