Sickle Cell Anemia

How Sickle Cell Disease Affects the Body

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...

TLC Superstar T-Boz’s Health Crisis

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...

Medical Ethics

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.