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A Doctor Who Feels His Patients’ Pain?

A Doctor Who Feels His Patients’ Pain?Neurologist Dr. Joel Salinas joins The Doctors to explain why, and to tell us about his own extreme reaction to the pain of others. “We all have this system in our brain called the ‘mirror touch system,’ where it combines our vision and touch senses,” he tells The Doctors. “They have what’s called ‘mirror touch synesthesia,’ where that activity is so high that you actually literally feel it on your own body, as if it was happening to you,” explains Dr. Salinas.


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Comedian ANT's Life-Threatening Secret Addiction

Comedian ANT's Life-Threatening Secret AddictionANT’s career has been stellar – but behind the laughs, he was coping with personal pain. From a stint on “The Last Comic Standing,” ANT progressed to a show of his own: “The US of ANT.” He hosted VH1’s “Celebrity Fit Club” as well. “I was making millions of dollars a year,” ANT says.


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Is Baby Food the Key to the Perfect Margarita?

Is Baby Food the Key to the Perfect Margarita?Could the secret to a great cocktail be … baby food?


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Cartoon Sex-Ed Book for Kids!?

Cartoon Sex-Ed Book for Kids!?The following material contains mature subject matter. Sexual Health Educator Emmalinda MacLean and Sex Therapist Dr. Fran Walfish join The Doctors to discuss a controversial sex education book for young children. Dr. Fran agrees that sex education is important, but feels this book has a mismatch between the childish illustrations and the information it contains.


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Ways to Get a Free Workout!

Ways to Get a Free Workout!Get in shape without spending a cent! Ob/Gyn Dr. Nita Landry and ER Physician Dr. Travis Stork have tips on how to get a great workout without paying gym fees.


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New Worries About Energy Drinks

New Worries About Energy DrinksCommercial energy drinks have once again been linked to heart health concerns—this time by a study published today in the Journal of the American Heart Association. And it's not the fault of caff...


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New Worries About Energy Drinks

New Worries About Energy DrinksCommercial energy drinks have once again been linked to heart health concerns—this time by a study published today in the Journal of the American Heart Association. And it's not the fault of caff...


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Why It's Important to Get Rid of Unused Medication

Why It's Important to Get Rid of Unused MedicationWhen it comes time to dispose of your leftover or expired medicines, you might be tempted to just toss unused pills into the trash—20 percent of people got rid of their meds this way, according t...


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Why It's Important to Get Rid of Unused Medication

Why It's Important to Get Rid of Unused MedicationWhen it comes time to dispose of your leftover or expired medicines, you might be tempted to just toss unused pills into the trash—20 percent of people got rid of their meds this way, according t...


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The Tests You Need to Diagnose Infertility

The Tests You Need to Diagnose InfertilityWhen Richard Paulson, M.D., was training to specialize in fertility medicine, he offered a long list of diagnostic tests to couples trying to become parents. Some were allergy tests; others invol...


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