Bones

Controversial Marathon Runner

A 9-year-old boy has created controversy over whether children should be allowed to participate in long-distance running events. While some marathons do allow children to race, no studies have been conducted on the potentially adverse health effects...

Medical Condition Mistaken for Child Abuse

Lesly and Chanon took their baby boy, Myles, to the pediatrician after they noticed that his fontanel was bulging and he had bruises on his face. Doctors found he had a posterior rib fracture and two wrist fractures. “My husband and I did not have an...

Cause of Baby Fractures Debated

The Doctors, radiologist Dr. David Ayoub, who testified in defense of both couples, and pediatric radiologist Dr. Thomas Slovis debate whether rickets can cause bone fractures that could be mistaken for child abuse.

Wrongfully Accused of Child Abuse

Nashan and Johan took their 3-month-old daughter to the pediatrician after they noticed one of her feet and one of her fingers was swollen. A body scan found the baby had 21 fractures. Doctors concluded the injuries were intentional. “That’s where our...

Mystery Butt Bump

Proctologist Dr. David Rosenfeld examines a woman with a mysterious bump on her backside. Find out what it is and whether you could be at risk.

Humiliating Health Confessions

From butt breakouts to discharge “down there,” The Doctors’ guests divulge their deepest, darkest medical secrets! Plus, the best foods for fighting flatulence. And, The Doctors share their most mortifying health confessions!

A Hero's House Call

Physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist Dr. Ian Smith pays a visit to Clark, a man whose selfless act of bravery put him in harm’s way and changed his life forever.