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Dr. Drew Pinsky, board certified internist and addiction medicine specialist, takes listener calls and talks to experts on a variety of topics relating to health, relationships, sex and drug addiction.

Dr. Drew Pinsky, board certified internist and addiction medicine specialist, takes listener calls and talks to experts on a variety of topics relating to health, relationships, sex and drug addiction.
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Dr. Drew Pinsky, board certified internist and addiction medicine specialist, takes listener calls and talks to experts on a variety of topics relating to health, relationships, sex and drug addiction.






#297: Mark Linsenmayer

Mark Linsenmayer joins the show and he and Drew discuss Mark's obsession with music as well as going very deep on Mark's deep love of philosophy and much more.

Duration: 01:06:23

#296: Nicole Angemi

Nicole Angemi joins Drew this week to discuss her journey from childhood to her very interesting career today and they also carve out some time to talk about her very unique and extreme Instagram feed.

Duration: 00:52:27

#295: Greg Grunberg

Greg Grunberg (Star Wars, Heroes) joins Drew to discuss his firsthand experience with epilepsy. Diagnosed with the seizure disorder at age seven, Greg's son, Jake (now twenty-one), endured a variety of procedures related to his diagnosis and treatment. Greg is an advocate and fundraiser for the Epilepsy Foundation, devoted to raising awareness.

Duration: 00:56:06

#294: Jen Kirkman

Comedian Jen Kirkman joins the show today to talk about her recent return from a silent retreat, her latest comedy special and how she's managing her love life as she grows into her 40s.

Duration: 00:50:13

#293: Lynette Carolla and Susan Pinsky

Drew is joined in studio this week by the first lady of Carolla Digital, Lynette Carolla as well as his own wife, Susan Pinsky. They discuss both Susan and Lynette's childhoods and journeys into adulthood as well as their respective stories of how they originally met their now husbands.

Duration: 01:06:14

#292: Jimmy O. Yang

Dr. Drew is joined this week by actor and comedian Jimmy O. Yang of HBO's Silicon Valley. Jimmy shares his story about growing up in Hong Kong and his family's immigration to America. They discuss intra-race discrimination within the Asian community and Jimmy's own experience of it before taking some calls from listeners.

Duration: 01:02:58

#291: Mark Gergaos and BetterHelp's Haesue Jo

Dr. Drew kicks off the show talking to Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Haesue Joe about mental health and BetterHelp. Then Drew welcomes Mark Geragos to the show and the guys chat briefly about their history growing up together as well as their somewhat unique shared experience of co-hosting shows with Adam Carolla. Drew and Mark also discuss some of their concerns within current events.

Duration: 01:08:36

#290: Listener Calls

Drew spends today's whole show taking your phone calls. Drew talks to a variety of fans with questions ranging from why addictive tendencies continue after the substance is no longer present, how anxiety plays into someone in addiction recovery, the recent positive drug test of MMA fighter Jon Jones and more.

Duration: 01:01:30

#289: Listener Calls

Dr. Drew goes straight to the phones this episode and spends the entire episode talking to fans and answering their questions. Callers include one person who is newly on mood altering medication who is wondering how long they will take to stabilize, another with thoughts on the impact of the recent Netflix series '13 Reasons Why', a question about a vasectomy and many more.

Duration: 00:56:29

#288: Wes Alwan

Drew welcomes podcaster Wes Alwan to the show to discuss his area of expertise - Psychology. The guys dive deep on Wes' history working in the field and how the study of psychology has evolved thought the generations.

Duration: 01:00:50

#287: David McRaney

Drew welcomes podcaster and author David McRaney to the show and them immediately dive in and have a very in depth conversation about the Dunning-Kruger effect. Drew also touches on the idea that he has thought about trying to convert the thoughts of a flat earth supporter to his form of thinking. They also discuss the backfire effect and much much more.

Duration: 01:07:57

#286: Kim Litton

Drew opens the show by welcoming in Kim Litton to tell her story about her history with substance abuse and her journey to get her life in order and eventually get into counseling, specifically when it comes to other women. They discuss the different stigmas that are thrust, rightfully or not, on women who use substances as opposed to men. As the show wraps up Drew goes to the phones and takes some listener phone calls.

Duration: 00:52:42

#285: Steve-O

A special crossover podcast with This Life. Dr. Drew and Bob Forrest sit down with Steve-O

Duration: 01:07:18

#284: Dave Navarro and Mike Catherwood

A special crossover podcast with This Life. Dr. Drew and Mike Catherwood sit down with Dave Navarro of Dave Navarro's Dark Matter Radio, Ink Master Shop Wars, and Jane's Addiction!

Duration: 01:01:11

#283: Scott Adams

Drew welcomes Dilbert creator and expert on persuasion Scott Adams to today's Dr. Drew Podcast and they dive right in talking about Scott's experience as a trained hypnotist, his long running history of correctly predicting US Presidential elections and his expert level knowledge is the art of persuasion. You can pre-order Scott's new book 'Win Bigly: Persuasion in a World Where Facts Don't Matter' now on amazon, releasing this October.

Duration: 00:59:34

#282: Dr. Stephen Hinshaw

UC Berkeley Professor of Psychology Dr. Stephen Hinshaw joins Dr. Drew for an in-depth conversation on phsychology and mental illness.

Duration: 00:53:39

#281: Dr. Janina Scarlet, Tim Ryan, and Wes Chapman

Dr. Janina Scarlet calls in to talk about Superhero Therapy and geek culture. Wes Chapman also joins the show to further investigate more evidence based treatments and the effects of a hero's journey through acceptance. After the break, Dr. Drew talks to Tim Ryan, founder of A Man In Recovery Foundation.

Duration: 00:59:39

#280: Wes Chapman Returns

Wes Chapman returns to the show to delve even further into his fascinating story that he introduced on episode 275.

Duration: 01:09:02

#279: Listener Calls

Drew opens today's show speaking about some of the recertification tests he has been taking recently and the changes that have been made to them over the years. He then turns to the phones and speaks to callers on a variety of topics including 'Trump Anxiety', complications arising from sarcoma, HPV and more.

Duration: 00:48:59

#278: Listener Calls

Adam and Drew open the show hitting on the Oppositional Defiance Disorder they discussed yesterday and Drew observes that Adam is surrounded by so many of those kinds of people that it must be that he is attracted to them. They then turn to speaking about Adam's relationship with his father and how Adam has had to evolve that relationship over the years. Later they turn to the phones and speak to a caller who lost a sibling to a heart defect and a caller wondering what's going on with...

Duration: 00:51:59

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