Psychiatrist/Writer Dr. Paul Puri MD

Psychiatrist/Writer Dr. Paul Puri MD

The psychiatrist and tv writer (Chicago Med) shares about his childhood, why some of his peers overprescribe medications, the importance of talk therapy, some info on hypnosis and Paul opens up about his health fears especially around meds and long-term health.




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