Sickle Cell Anemia

When Jamar and Tirzah's oldest daughter, Marley, was diagnosed with sickle cell anemia when she was 4 years old, doctors told them Marley had a 60 percent chance of having a stroke within three years. The only way to prevent Marley from having a stroke...

When Jamar and Tirzah's oldest daughter, Marley, was diagnosed with sickle cell anemia when she was 4 years old, doctors told them Marley had a 60 percent chance of having a stroke within three years. The only way to prevent it was for Marley to have a bo

ER physician Dr. Travis Stork explains that in people with sickle cell disease, the red blood cells become rigid and shaped like sickles, causing them to clump together in small blood vessels, which can slow or block blood flow and oxygen to the rest...

As lead singer for the supergroup TLC, Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins has sold more than 65 million records worldwide. But underneath her success, T-Boz has been living with sickle cell disease -- an often-misunderstood and potentially deadly illness. T-Boz...

Bishop T.D. Jakes helps The Doctors tackle hard-hitting medical ethical dilemmas. A couple’s riveting story puts science, ethics, love, faith and heartbreak at odds. And, “Cupcake Sam” of Youtube fame battles a rare disease.