Veronica Riedel - Creator, Director and Producer of "Strange Medicine".
24 episodes (12 in Spanish, 12 in English)
Follows Dr. Juan Rivera on his search for the strangest cures and most exotic medicines around the world. Dr. Juan is adventurous and unrelentingly curious -- however, he's no Bear Grylls. It's Heart of Darkness meets Anthony Bourdain with a healthy slice of Fear Factor. Join Dr. Juan as he (reluctantly) faces off with alligators, peyote, and poisonous snakes in his search for ancient remedies, treatments, and contemporary medical discoveries.
Dr. Juan Rivera - Internist and Cardiologist. He was the Chief Medical Correspondent for Univision and Telemundo/NBC Network.