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Justin Bieber: Is It Biological?

Last week, when Justin Bieber pleaded no contest to a charge of misdemeanor vandalism in his highly-publicized egg throwing barrage on a neighbor’s home earlier this year, it was the most recent of a rash of run-ins with the law for the 20 year-old Canadian singer-songwriter.

The precocious pop star’s growing rap sheet over the last two years, including charges of DUI, assault, and vandalism, has even casual observers wondering why.

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Actor Matthew Perry Awarded for Drug Court Advocacy

Earlier this month, drug czar Gil Kerlikowske presented former Friends star Matthew Perry with the Champion of Recovery Award for "giving a voice to millions of Americans in recovery."

How has the 43-year-old actor done that, you ask?

By being so vocal about his own addiction and recovery and supporting President Obama's efforts to fight alcohol and drug abuse in America, to the White House's way of thinking.

Specifically, his...
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Angelina Jolie: Brad Pitt Was “So Loving and Supportive”

Yesterday, The New York Times published an opinion piece titled "My Medical Choice," an article in which Angelina Jolie explained her decision to undergo a double mastectomy after she found out she had an 87% risk of developing breast cancer.

The 37-year-old actress couldn't have made the decision lightly, but after considering her mother's battle with cancer and death at age 56; her BRCA1 gene; and undoubtedly her own family, Jolie opted for...
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Enter to Win: ‘The Face of Emotion’ Book Giveaway!

Happy Friday, readers!

If you've visited Celebrity Psychings any in the past few days, you've seen that Dr. Eric Finzi's guest post has ran at the top of the blog since Monday.

Finzi, a board-certified dermasurgeon, proposes that in addition to its physical benefits, Botox might also provide mental benefits; specifically, Botox could act as a treatment for depression.

Change your facial expressions, change your mood?

Wild, I know.

He explains it all in his new book, The...
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Face of Emotion: Dr. Eric Finzi On How Botox Affects Feelings, Moods

We're all pretty familiar with the "Did she? Did he? Oh, they definitely did!" of celebrity plastic surgery.

Face lifts, breast implants, nose jobs - for some, they seem like a Hollywood rite of passage.

Look fresher! Younger! Sexier!

However, one board-certified dermasurgeon, Dr. Eric Finzi, proposes a new use for Botox, one of the less-invasive cosmetic procedures that's popular among everyone from housewives to Hollywood starlets.

That new use?

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Weekend Watching: The Connection Between Pro Sports, Mental Illness

In light of the tragic suicide of former NFL linebacker and Hall of Famer Junior Seau, Dr. Teena Shetty and NFL All-Pro and nine-year veteran punter Greg Montgomery, Jr. spoke with Fox News last week about a possible depression epidemic in professional sports.

The two hot topics on the table?

Both the physical and the emotional impacts professional athletes endure.

Dr. Teena Shetty, a neurologist...
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Weekend Reading: Music Therapy Helps Recovering Addicts

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I'm on my way to see The Black Keys!

2012 is going to be pretty good year for me, as far as concerts go, which is A Really Good Thing considering 2011 was just okay (actually, it pretty much sucked except for finally getting to see my three favorite country stars: Randy Travis, Reba, and good ol' Bucky Convington) compared to my 2010 of The Avett...
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Seth Rogen, Alzheimer’s Association Launch Hilarity For Charity

If you caught The Today Show yesterday, you might've seen actor/comedian Seth Rogen (Knocked Up, Pineapple Express, 50/50) promoting his new event, Hilarity for Charity.

Hilarity for Charity is an awareness and fundraising event for the Alzheimer's Association, a group Rogen has been working with for a few years now (who knew?).

During his Today Show appearance, Rogen cited his mother-in-law's early-onset Alzheimer's as one of the reasons he became involved in advocating...
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Hey, Creatives: Take A Vacation, Boost Your Creativity

Happy Fourth of July, American readers!

If you're like me (a moderate-to-severe workaholic), you don't take nearly as many breaks as you should. So, when something as concrete as a national holiday rolls around, you take advantage of the expected downtime and give your body and brain a rest.

(Or, you force yourself to take a break because you know the rest of the country will look at you weird if you don't.)

This July 4th, I promise,...
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