Embarrassing Bodies Down Under

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60 minutes

For years, Embarrassing Bodies has been proving that 'there's no shame, we're all the same', and now a new group of medics are ready to tackle Australia's most 'cringe-worthy' conditions. Dr Christian Jessen teams up with Antipodean physicians Sam Hay, Ginni Mansberg and Brad McKay to bring a unique Aussie flavour to this hugely successful series. Exploding myths about troublesome medical complaints, the Embarrassing Bodies Down Under truck travels across the country, hitting major cities such as Sydney and Melbourne and party hot spots like the Gold Coast, while the high-tech studio clinic proves the perfect place to treat those more difficult disorders and intense cases. The ability of Australians not to take themselves too seriously shines through, even when facing those awkward ailments that nobody wants to talk about. Embarrassing Bodies Down Under takes a down-to-earth approach, de-stigmatises sensitive health issues and deals strictly with the medical facts.

60 minutes

For years, Embarrassing Bodies has been proving that 'there's no shame, we're all the same', and now a new group of medics are ready to tackle Australia's most 'cringe-worthy' conditions. Dr Christian Jessen teams up with Antipodean physicians Sam Hay, Ginni Mansberg and Brad McKay to bring a unique Aussie flavour to this hugely successful series. Exploding myths about troublesome medical complaints, the Embarrassing Bodies Down Under truck travels across the country, hitting major cities such as Sydney and Melbourne and party hot spots like the Gold Coast, while the high-tech studio clinic proves the perfect place to treat those more difficult disorders and intense cases. The ability of Australians not to take themselves too seriously shines through, even when facing those awkward ailments that nobody wants to talk about. Embarrassing Bodies Down Under takes a down-to-earth approach, de-stigmatises sensitive health issues and deals strictly with the medical facts.

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Dr Ginni encounters a man with vitiligo, a condition that strips pigment from the skin, and a woman whose large breasts are giving her back, shoulder and neck pain. Dr Sam meets a woman with painful, recurring mouth ulcers, and another with a rectocele, where the rectum pushes into the back wall of the vagina and forms a bulge. Dr Brad has advice for a woman with missing teeth and infected gums, and a man with onychomycosis, a fungal infection of the nails. There's also a look at the problems caused by excessive earwax, Dr Ginni teaches a group of women how to carry out an examination of the vulva, and Dr Christian has a chat with some men about penis size.

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s1e8 Measuring Up
December 17, 2013
Dr Ginni encounters a man with vitiligo, a condition that strips pigment from the skin, and a woman whose large breasts are giving her back, shoulder and neck pain. Dr Sam meets a woman with painful, recurring mouth ulcers, and another with a rectocele, where the rectum pushes into the back wall of the vagina and forms a bulge. Dr Brad has advice for a woman with missing teeth and infected gums, and a man with onychomycosis, a fungal infection of the nails. There's also a look at the problems caused by excessive earwax, Dr Ginni teaches a group of women how to carry out an examination of the vulva, and Dr Christian has a chat with some men about penis size.
Series Finale
The doctors are still in surfers' paradise the Gold Coast. Dr Ginni meets a woman with swollen feet caused by Graves' disease, which affects the thyroid gland, and advises a patient with a cyst in his scrotum. Dr Sam encounters a woman with mysterious lumps on her top lip, and a man who has a bend in his penis due to an over-tight frenulum. Dr Brad has advice for a woman who has damaged stomach muscles after two pregnancies in quick succession. Other patients seek treatment for the skin conditions dermatitis, eczema and acanthosis nigricans. There's also a look at the health benefits and hazards of kissing, and the medical conditions that can affect swimmers and surfers who spend a lot of time in the water, such as ear infections and athlete's foot.

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s1e7 Gold Coast Wet and Wild
December 10, 2013
The doctors are still in surfers' paradise the Gold Coast. Dr Ginni meets a woman with swollen feet caused by Graves' disease, which affects the thyroid gland, and advises a patient with a cyst in his scrotum. Dr Sam encounters a woman with mysterious lumps on her top lip, and a man who has a bend in his penis due to an over-tight frenulum. Dr Brad has advice for a woman who has damaged stomach muscles after two pregnancies in quick succession. Other patients seek treatment for the skin conditions dermatitis, eczema and acanthosis nigricans. There's also a look at the health benefits and hazards of kissing, and the medical conditions that can affect swimmers and surfers who spend a lot of time in the water, such as ear infections and athlete's foot.
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s1e1 Chin Up
October 29, 2013
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Chin Up
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s1e2 Weighty Issue
November 5, 2013
November 5, 2013
Weighty Issue
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s1e3 Men’s Health
November 19, 2013
November 19, 2013
Men’s Health
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s1e4 All About Boobs
November 19, 2013
November 19, 2013
All About Boobs
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s1e5 Tuck Shop Arms
November 26, 2013
November 26, 2013
Tuck Shop Arms
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s1e6 A Gold Coast Hangover
December 3, 2013
December 3, 2013
A Gold Coast Hangover
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s1e7 Gold Coast Wet and Wild
December 10, 2013
December 10, 2013
Gold Coast Wet and Wild
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s1e8 Measuring Up
December 17, 2013
December 17, 2013
Measuring Up
Series Finale

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