The Doctors September 4 2012
The future of medicine was celebrated on The Doctors September 4. From high-tech gadgets to incredible new surgeries and procedures, the Doctors featured the best of new medical technology. Click on the links below to read more about each segment.
Hangover Heaven: Is There a Hangover Cure?
The Doctors began the show with some headlines regarding alcohol and health. Is it okay to work out and then enjoy a cocktail? The Doctors weighed in. Plus, they examined the Hangover Heaven bus that offers hangover relief on the Las Vegas strip.
The Doctors: Spina Bifida In-Utero Fetal Surgery
Spina Bifida is a debilitating disease that affects fetuses in-utero, often before the mother even knows she’s pregnant. In the past, surgery for Spina Bifida was performed after birth, but on The Doctors September 4, an incredible medical breakthrough of in-utero surgery was examined. Learn the story of Justin, Clare, and their baby Kellen, plus how his Spina Bifida is being treated as he grows.
The Doctors: No-Touch Breast Scan & Tumor Removal Surgery
Learn about a breast cancer screening advancement known as the No-Touch Breast Scan. Also, Jeff and his doctors share his amazing story of survival; find out why Dr Stork called Jeff “a walking miracle” on The Doctors September 4.
The Doctors: High-Tech Medical Gadgets
Continuing with the theme of medical advancement, the Doctors were joined by Dr Eric Topol, a cardiologist who explained how you will soon be able to prevent a heart attack with the help of your cell phone. Plus, Dr Sears and Dr Ordon checked out some new, high-tech gadgets for your eyes, your face, and for helping you moms and dads on the go.