[04/24/12 - 07:39 AM]
"Embarrassing Bodies" Premieres on Discovery Fit & Health Friday, April 27 @ 10 PM ET/PT
The six-part series "aims to dispel the myths surrounding medical conditions deemed to be 'embarrassing.'"

[via press release from Discovery Fit & Health]


(New York, NY) Don't blush now, the UK's breakout hit, EMBARRASSING BODIES, is coming to Discovery Fit & Health Thursday, April 27 @ 10 pm ET/PT. From extreme body hair to wild warts, EMBARRASSING BODIES aims to dispel the myths surrounding medical conditions deemed to be "embarrassing." Whether it is rotting teeth or scaly ears, people living with humiliating medical conditions come to a safe place where they can confront their unmentionables and hopefully, find a cure. EMBARRASSING BODIES include the following episodes:

Premieres Friday, April 27 @ 10:00 PM ET/PT - Dental Disaster

Our team of doctors meet patients harboring embarrassing conditions including: Rebecca, who has a large breast imbalance that's making her miserable and Tracey, whose rotten teeth serve as a reminder of a terrible time in her life.

Premieres Friday, April 27 @ 10:30 PM ET/PT - Wild Warts

Our team of doctors meet patients harboring embarrassing conditions including: Charlotte who discovers the scary cause behind her overwhelming planter's warts and Sandra who is searching for answers to a messy toilet problem after having a 10 pound baby.

Premieres Friday, May 4 @ 10:00 PM ET/PT - Reducing the Shame

Our team of doctors meet patients harboring embarrassing conditions including: Sherri, who is desperate to take a 30JJ sized weight off her chest and Juleigh who is trying to hide a set of scaly ears.

Premieres Friday, May 4 @ 10:30 PM ET/PT - Injectable Relief

Our team of doctors meet patients harboring embarrassing conditions including: Alison, who hates her funnel chest and Natalie who is seeking skin grafts to fill in her deep scars.

Premieres Friday, May 18 @ 10:00 PM ET/PT - Vacation Nightmare

Our team of doctors meet patients harboring embarrassing conditions including: Anna, a bride-to-be who hopes to reign in her swollen hands and feet before her big day and Stuart who believes he brought his painful problem home from vacation.

Premieres Friday, May 25 @ 10:00 PM ET/PT - Virile Appeal

Our team of doctors meet patients harboring embarrassing conditions including: Richard, who wants to reclaim his manhood with a flat chest and Alan who's seeking help after suffering years of silent humiliation due to erectile dysfunction.

About Discovery Fit & Health

Discovery Fit & Health, a division of Discovery Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK), entertains viewers with gripping, real-life dramas, featuring storytelling that chronicles the human experience from cradle to grave. Network programming includes forensic mysteries, amazing medical stories, emergency room trauma, baby and pregnancy programming, parenting challenges, and stories of extreme life conditions. Discovery Fit & Health also features popular online and social media destinations found at DiscoveryFitandHealth.com, facebook.com /DiscoveryHealth and twitter.com/disc_health.

  [april 2012]  


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