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Embarrassing Bodies 

People with different "embarrassing" health problems, are featured in this documentary-style show. The doctors try the best treatments for each patient. It also include educational material.




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Series cast summary:
Ashley Jensen ...  Herself - Narrator 6 episodes, 2008-2013
Dawn Harper Dawn Harper ...  Herself - Doctor 6 episodes, 2008-2013
Christian Jessen Christian Jessen ...  Himself - Doctor 6 episodes, 2008-2013
Pixie McKenna Pixie McKenna ...  Herself - Doctor 6 episodes, 2008-2013


There are at least 5 seasons to this documentary-type reality show. Three doctors from Britain travel throughout the country and abroad examining patients with obscure or over pronounced diseases and conditions. Incredibly educational but jewels be aware the show features full frontal and very graphic surgical footage.

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28 April 2008 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Cuerpos embarazosos See more »


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£85,000 (estimated)
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Maverick Television See more »
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doctor should be disbarred
7 July 2017 | by dancingflowerSee all my reviews

i was shocked that the doctor told a woman to have her labia cut off! that is beyond damaging and unprofessional! there was nothing wrong with her vagina! my lips are longer than hers and its perfectly normal. i would never cut myself and never tell someone they were abnormal. this show supports unhealthy body image and unrealistic expectations. patients with labia on the larger side should be encouraged to go to counseling and learn to love themselves.

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