High-Tech Treatments: Can They Help You?

A new study reports the number of bariatric surgeries has increased more than 800 percent in the past decade. There were more than 200,000 of the surgeries performed last year compared to 12,000 in 1998.

The April issue of Reader's Digest focuses on solving health mysteries, and your favorite E.R. physician, Dr. Travis, is on the cover. Go behind the scenes with Dr. Travis on the cover shoot for Reader's Digest.

Since he stunned his fans when he announced he had Parkinson's disease in 1984, boxing legend Muhammad Ali has championed research efforts and inspired others with his winning attitude.

Dr. Jeff Bronstein, director of movement disorders at UCLA, talks with May May Ali, daughter of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali, about the latest research into what causes Parkinson's disease and how it is leading to advances in treatment.

May May Ali, daughter of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali, joins The Doctors to set the record straight about her father’s health and discuss new advances in the fight against Parkinson’s disease. And, can you rewire your brain to eat less? Find out!

Half of all gastric bypass surgeries are performed on women of child-bearing age. OB/GYN Dr. Lisa Masterson says female patients need to talk with their doctors before the surgery to address potential complications with birth control and pregnancies.