The impact of violent images on our health

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The more time we spend online, the more we end up witnessing violence and violent incidents. The video of Philando Castile bleeding to death, chaos in the streets of Nice – these images pop up without warning.

In their weekly conversation, WHYY’s behavioral health reporter Maiken Scott and psychologist Dan Gottlieb discuss the impact of these images on our health.

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