How do we understand alcohol addiction and recovery? This week's guest, Dr David Webb, is a medical doctor who works as a rehabilitation counsellor - and he also shares his personal experience of alcohol abuse.
This week Dr Hanan Bushkin answers a question from Claire, who asked about the effects of social media on our mental health. He explains how it becomes so addictive, and the importance of getting the right kind of positive feedback.
23.08.21 Pt 1 - Will it really snow in Joburg? Is the Earth really flat? Should politicians get involved in sport? Just some of the questions that the team tackles in this episode. Dr Hanan Bushkin then joins the team to discuss the effects of social media on mental health.
The phrase “addictive personality” gets tossed around a lot these days. Dr Hanan Bushkin unpacks whether an addictive personality is a real thing, what addiction is, and how your environment plays a huge role.
Timothy speaks to psychotherapist Dr Donna Marks about her book Exit the Maze: One Addiction, One Cause, One Cure. They explore the mental roots of addiction, and how you can rewire your brain and body to overcome it - from sex, to food, to drug addiction.
21.09.20 Pt 2 - If you forget a friend's birthday, should you feel bad... even if they've had 35 before? Obama has written another book, is he jealous of his wife's book sales? If you die, will you cuss the living? Are we interested in the drug-infused meltdown of the world's teenagers? Paris Hilton claims she's a real person. Meghan Markle has already torn one powerful family apart, the White House might be next - stay tuned!
18.09.20 Pt 2 - What do you do if a plant swallows your balcony? There is a suggestion about the best way to party in lockdown which might just be a winner. Does Happy Sindane have a long lost sister? Instagram influencers are vlogging their Covid experience. Is getting a girlfriend the best way to stop being a degenerate? Nobody is cooler than a pilot... just ask High Rob.