The Healthland Podcast: Borderline Personality Disorder, Colon Health and Child Sexuality

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This week we discuss the news that an NFL player suffers from the poorly understood psychiatric illness called borderline personality disorder.¬†Also, should you have your colon cleaned? And we talk about the controversy over Vogue‘s sexualized photos of a 10-year-old girl. Then our quick Field Notes. Subscribe free to this weekly 20-min. podcast on iTunes or click the play button below to listen immediately:

TIME senior writer John Cloud (@JohnAshleyCloud) leads the discussion with Healthland editor Sora Song (@sora_song) and Susanna Schrobsdorff, the assistant managing editor for Susanna is sitting in while Belinda is refreshing her lovely Australian accent in her homeland.

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John talked about his story on borderline personality disorder and the famed psychologist Marsha Linehan.

Sora discussed the story by our colleague Alice Park on whether you should have a colon cleaning.

And Susanna talked about controversial fashion photos of a 10-year-old girl. The photos, some of which were published in Vogue, have relaunched the debate about whether the culture is sexualizing children.

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