The Doctors and patient advocate Lisa Blackstock explain how one patient was allegedly charged nearly $18,000 for a urine test. Find out how to safeguard yourself from being overcharged for excessive medical tests.
E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork tests a rag from a car wash to see how contaminated it is. See the results!
OB/GYN Dr. Lisa Masterson and pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears outline accurate and reliable fertility tests for men and women.
E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork and pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears demonstrate an easy way to determine your child’s asthma level.
Two known risk factors for breast cancer are the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes, which, when mutated, can fail to suppress the growth of tumors. Doctors can perform a blood test to detect BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene in both men and women.
With more than 500 medical tests available over-the-counter, how do you know which are safe? The Doctors put the most common at-home tests to the test!
Dr. Lisa says that at-home pregnancy tests are just as accurate as the ones administered in the doctor’s office. The urine test measures human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG), a hormone produced during pregnancy.
E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork demonstrates how an at-home colon cancer test is performed.
Cholesterol levels can be used as an indicator of heart health. Plastic surgeon Dr. Drew Ordon demonstrates how an at-home cholesterol test works.
Ear infections are the number one reason for emergency room visits for children. Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears and plastic surgeon Dr. Drew Ordon demonstrate how an ear infection forms and how to determine if your child has one.