Housecall For Health: Nose Jobs & Mental Illness

A popular plastic surgery procedure could be linked to mental illness. 

FOX's Karlie Pouliot has the story in this edition of Housecall For Health:

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ARE NOSE JOBS AND MENTAL ILLNESS LINKED?

WELL, ACCORDING TO NEW BELGIAN STUDY, MANY OF THE PEOPLE WHO GET RHINOPLASTY HAVE A MENTAL ILLNESS CALLED BODY DYSMORPHIC DISORDER OR B-D-D.

NOW OVER A 16-MONTH PERIOD, RESEARCHERS DISTRIBUTED B-D-D QUESTIONNAIRES TO MORE THAN 250 NOSE JOB PATIENTS AND FOUND THAT 33 % HAD MODERATE TO SEVERE SYMTOMS OF B-D-D.

HOUSECALL FOR HEALTH, I'M KARLIE POULIOT FOX NEWS RADIO.