Do you think all of the decisions regarding your medical care rests solely in your doctors’ hands? Think again. Meet Kim Goodsell, a woman with no medical background, who unlocked the secrets of her rare diseases and changed her future.
After you hear Nora Gallagher’s story, you may never cancel your doctor’s appointment again.
At the time, it was a simple, selfless act. Seventy years later, it’s responsible for saving countless lives. It was just one incident in the long, rewarding life of Dr. Norman Wall, one of the most compelling, relevant 97-year-olds in the world.
Why would a former TV star spend his 70s traveling around the U.S. and world providing free medical care for those without access to it? Because he could never forget what it was like to grow up without a doctor nearby.
Could less healthcare make you healthier? Is our current healthcare system making you sick? That’s the provocative idea Dr. Peter Weiss is proposing in his new book, “More Health, Less Care.”
Dr. Robert Huizenga has a harsh truth for every American — you’re living in a state of denial about your weight. Huizenga, who is the medical adviser for “The Biggest Loser,” says it’s time to stop making excuses.
Seriously. It’s a strange way to get people speaking about the unspeakable — and it’s working. When we heard about the giant 20-foot inflatable super colon, we had to check it out. And now we’re talking about it. Mission accomplished.
Fit, feisty and full of life, Meg Gaffney is one more thing — the face of breast cancer. The path Meg has chosen for treatment is not for everyone; in fact, she’s doing something no one has done before. This is the first in a series of exclusive reports.
Prescription drugs may help with illness, but Dr. Hyla Cass is here to tell us what our doctors won’t say about the most commonly prescribed drugs.