The widespread destruction and distress caused by natural disasters can result in extremely negative effects on mental health, both individually and collectively. Whether the disaster is unpredictable (like an earthquake) or occurs with limited notice (like a hurricane) such events are shocking, frightening and dangerous.
People who experience these incidents are subject to adverse economic, social and psychological effects that can last many years. A recent study of a devastating flood that occurred in China in 1998 concluded that nearly sixteen ...Continue Reading →
Breast augmentation is the most popular surgical cosmetic procedure, with three hundred thousand operations performed annually. As with any surgery, there are a multitude of risks, but when it comes to breast implants, the Food and Drug Administration outlines a list of thirty potential complications – some of which are life threatening. These range from infection to extrusion (the skin breaks down to the point where the implant breaks through it) to necrosis (dead skin or tissue around the breast).
The ...Continue Reading →
In 2000, Andy Dick joined Dr. Drew’s live show to discuss addiction, sobriety, and to answer listener questions. Another classic episode from drdrew.com! And be sure too catch-up with the current day Andy Dick on This Life #YOULIVE Live! Bob Forrest and Dr. Drew are in the studio together with this celebrity we all know and love.
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