Charles Bonnet Syndrome’s Hallucinations & Invisible Labor

Sep 17, 2020, 07:06 AM

Bethany is opening up our world to the weird and rare disease that causes frightening hallucinations: Charles Bonnet Syndrome. Specifically, she covers one really fascinating case where a man kept seeing the creepy girl from 'The Ring!' Then, Kathleen covers the topic of “invisible labor”: all of the work you do to hold life together, even though it doesn’t pay you a cent. How can you make sure you’re getting recognized, and that you’re recognizing the other people in your life in turn? Ya gotta eat your damn dinner, even if it's garbage gruel!

Bethany is opening up our world to the weird and rare disease that causes frightening hallucinations: Charles Bonnet Syndrome. Specifically, she covers one really fascinating case where a man kept seeing the creepy girl from 'The Ring!' Then, Kathleen covers the topic of “invisible labor”: all of the work you do to hold life together, even though it doesn’t pay you a cent. How can you make sure you’re getting recognized, and that you’re recognizing the other people in your life in turn? Ya gotta eat your damn dinner, even if it's garbage gruel! 

----------


----------

Please support the companies that support us! 

Brüush - Brüush delivers premier sonic wave technology. Without the markups “big electric toothbrush” tacks on. It cleans your teeth at 31,000 movements a minute. Manual toothbrushes top out at just 300! Try it ninety days risk-free—and get a two-year warranty. Get 15% off your Brüush when you use promo code TASTE at bruush.com 

ThirdLove - ThirdLove knows there’s a perfect bra for everyone, so right now they are offering our listeners 10% off your first order! Go to ThirdLove.com/TASTE now to find your perfect-fitting bra… and get 10% off your first purchase! 

Rothys - Rothy’s has kept over 60 million single-use plastic bottles out of landfills and transformed them into their signature thread—which is then knit into beautiful, sustainable products. Check out all the amazing shoes and bags available right now at Rothys.com/TASTE 

----------

BETHANY’S SOURCES:
-TED Talk: “What hallucinations reveal about our minds,” Oliver Sacks
https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=627&v=SgOTaXhbqPQ&feature=emb_logo