Kidney Failure

Workout Sent Amy Purdy to the ER!

Amy Purdy was recently diagnosed with rhabdomyolysis after a strenuous CrossFit workout. Rhabdomyolysis is a serious syndrome caused by muscle injury, and it can lead to complications such as kidney failure! How can you prevent getting this syndrome?

Kidney Donation Chain

Video chats with the deceased? Attempted murder by feces? The Doctors weigh in on bizarre health headlines. Plus, find out how fever-reducing drugs may increase your risk of catching the flu. And, see how one man’s kidney donation launched a life-saving c

Life-Saving Kidney Swaps

Giving the gift of life: A man and woman who donated kidneys to save each other’s spouses meet for the first time on The Doctors’ stage! Then, one couple shares how their young son battled — and beat — an aggressive form of leukemia. Plus, a minimally inv

The Gift of Life Part 1

Meet Eric and Grace, and Bob and Diana, two couples who turned to a live donor transplant exchange program to get the kidney transplants Grace and Bob both desperately needed. Hear their stories.

Diet Soda Addiction Part 1

Internist and oncologist Dr. Lawrence Piro describes the effects of long-term, excessive diet soda consumption. See Kali’s reaction when Dr. Piro gives her a makeover to show what she’d look like if she doesn’t quit her habit.