a skinny kid from philly on a mission to prove the doctor-patient relationship is alive and well.

When I was thirteen, I was in a terrible bike accident and stopped breathing that first night in the ICU. The nurses brought me back. They gave me a second chance at life. They helped me not die with my music still in me. Now I help others do the same.

when we connect, we heal.

yes, I'm in!

Hey, I'm Dr. Steven. I'm a medical oncologist, songwriter, and stand-up. I help people feel better. I'll be your sherpa on this jaunt. So yeah, how are you feeling right now?

Did you wake up this morning saying, “G-d, I LOVE LIFE!  I just couldn't take another ounce of gratitude and fulfillment!

My compassion, integrity (and sex life) are overflowing!  Please, I can't handle these crazy amounts of joy and resilience."

As an oncologist – every day I have the privilege of being with people who are happy that they are just WAKING UP…

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Stand Up To Cancer

I stand up to cancer every day. Screw you, cancer. I also do stand-up. Why would I want to make you laugh? Because laughter connects people faster than anything else. And when we connect, we heal. Laughter has been around for a long...

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You're On Notice

Notice what you notice. We notice what we notice. And we notice what we want to notice. We don't notice what we don't want to notice. Notice your thoughts. Especially when meditating. Then notice that you noticed them. Then go back...

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Matters of the Heart

"Nothing matters." I hear that one a lot. "It won't mean a thing in a hundred years." Matters of the heart always matter. Those are exempt. People matter. That person right there. She matters. Community. Those people right there. They...

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The Dr. Steven show: The definitive "eat fat, get thin" interview

Mark Hyman, MD

Mark Hyman, MD

Next, on a very special Blossom (or Dr. Steven show)

Avocado, broccoli, matzo ball soup. Nothing's off limits in this wildly authentic episode.

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19 Dr. Daniel Amen - Become Your Own Brain Warrior

Dr. Daniel Amen is a physician, double board certified psychiatrist, and twenty-time New York Times bestselling author.   Today we’re going to talk about how to become a brain warrior. What does it mean to be a brain warrior? It...

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18 Leon Logothetis - Star of Netflix's The 'Kindness Diaries'

If you had to travel across the United States using only $5 per day, how would you do it? I'll tell you how our guest today did just that: he used kindness. Leon Logothetis is a global adventurer, motivational speaker, philanthropist, and author. He...

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17 Mark Hyman MD - How To Eat Fat and Get Thin

If somebody told you that you could upgrade your biological software through what you eat, would you expect it to be from the fat? Dr. Mark Hyman is a practicing family physician and a ten-time #1 New York Times bestselling author,...

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