Secrets Your Doctor May NOT Be Telling You!

Medical Mistake Risks

Medical mistakes are the third leading cause of death in the United States. The Doctors exposes the risks some patients face and share tips for how you can protect yourself and your loved ones.

Overtreatment Problem?

Dr. Martin Makary, surgeon and hospital safety researcher with Johns Hopkins Hospital, says he thinks the biggest problem with health care is overtreatment. He explains that there's a system of incentives that reward the wrong things and that some...

When is a Procedure Necessary?

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork asks, "How does a patient know when something is necessary or not?" Dr. Leana Wen, an emergency physician and director of patient-centered care research at George Washington University, says the most important question a...

Unnecessary Chemotherapy?

Maggie was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a cancer of the plasma cells, and told her that she needed to begin chemotherapy immediately. She began the treatment, but after about six months, she says the side effects were so debilitating, she decided...