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Dr Christian Jessen is here to give you a second opinion on all things health and well-being. He's joined by journalist Alex Stanger and some fascinating guests to discuss a different medical topic in each episode. It's the doctor's appointment you don't need to book!

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Dr Christian Jessen is here to give you a second opinion on all things health and well-being. He's joined by journalist Alex Stanger and some fascinating guests to discuss a different medical topic in each episode. It's the doctor's appointment you don't need to book!

    Life After Lockdown with Rebecca Barrie

    Life After Lockdown with Rebecca Barrie

    Dr Christian and Alex are back along with psychotherapist, Rebecca Barrie to chat about the after effects of our time spent in lockdown. They'll be discussing how adjusting back to normal life will be challenging for some people and how we should be aware of our mental health as lockdown starts to ease. This podcast was recorded on June 22nd 2020.
     
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    • 25 min
    The Importance of Music with Nicola Benedetti

    The Importance of Music with Nicola Benedetti

    This week, Dr Christian and Alex are joined by Nicky Benedetti, one of the world's most sought-after violinists to talk about how important music is to our good health and also about the amazing online tutorials she has been giving during lockdown and her plans for a complete virtual orchestra. This episode was recorded on May 12th 2020.
     
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    • 27 min
    Light At The End Of The Lockdown Tunnel

    Light At The End Of The Lockdown Tunnel

    Dr Christian and Alex are back to chat about some of the positives that have come out of lockdown and how we can do our little bit to help ourselves and each other as we head to the next phase. This podcast was recorded remotely on May 4th 2020.
     
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    • 30 min
    Lockdown Gaming with Linda Papadopoulos

    Lockdown Gaming with Linda Papadopoulos

    Whilst lockdown continues, more of us are spending time gaming. Is this a good thing or do we need to think about the effect of being in a virtual world when we can't go into the real world? If you've got kids who are spending more time online, you'll definitely want to listen to this episode, which was recorded on April 27th 2020.
     
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    • 30 min
    Your Lockdown Mental Health with Emma Kenny

    Your Lockdown Mental Health with Emma Kenny

    Psychotherapist Emma Kenny is back with Dr Christian and Alex to chat about our state of mind as the coronavirus lockdown continues. There is no doubt that this enforced period of staying in our homes can affect our mental health and others around us. Whether you are on your own, coping with home-schooling or just frustrated with the inability to live life as normal, this is essential listening.
     
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    • 34 min
    Your Lockdown Questions with Rebecca Barrie

    Your Lockdown Questions with Rebecca Barrie

    This week Dr Christian and Alex are joined remotely by psychotherapist Rebecca Barrie. They will be answering your questions on living in the coronavirus lockdown as well as discussing how to cope with the anxiety, stress and mental health issues that will be affecting a lot of people at the moment. This episode was recorded on April 14th 2020.
     
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    • 29 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
93 Ratings

93 Ratings

Twix36 ,

So honest and insightful

This is a great insight into how depression can manifest itself and is so reassuring to hear that it will end. Keep up the great work Denise, you articulate depression so well. Thank you and keep talking about it xxx

Kayleighfa ,

Brilliant

- id love to hear some stuff about endometriosis though!

194752 ,

Denise...

Hit the spot. 41 years ago and I can feel it still. - totally empty - thankfully it did get better as Denise said.

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