The Doctors: June 5 2013
On The Doctors June 5 2013, they talked about stars that had died from various diseases, leading them into discussions about HPV prevention, how to prevent an aortic aneurism, what to do during a heart attack, what type of people are predisposed to colorectal cancer, and how Bab Marley’s melanoma was preventable.
The Drs: HPV Prevention Vaccine & Donna Summer’s Lung Cancer
The Doctors paid tribute to stars that lost their lives to disease, today, and they started with Donna Summer, who lost her life to lung cancer. They listed the symptoms of the lung cancer and some treatments for it. Then, the talked about Yvette Wilson, whose life came to an early end as the result of HPV. They talked at length about HPV prevention.
The Drs: Lucille Ball Aortic Aneurysm Symptoms, Prevention & Tearing
Lucille Ball was an influential female comic who died in 1989 as the result of an aortic aneurysm. They talked about a few of the symptoms related to the condition and listed ways in which you can cut down your chances of getting one.
The Drs: Dick Clark Prostate Surgery & What to Do During Heart Attack
Dr. Stork went over the ways that you can help an unconscious person having a heart attack and ways you can help a conscious person having a heart attack. Then, Dick Clark, who had a popular television show, American Bandstand, died at the age of 82 after a prostate transplant. The Doctors talked about prostate surgery and how men should be checked for enlarged prostate when they get old enough.
The Drs: What Type Of People Are Predisposed To Colorectal Cancer?
Robin Gibb of the Bee Gees died in 2012 due to complications from colorectal cancer. Dr. Rodriguez explained that colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in the country, and what type of people are predisposed to colorectal cancer. One of the preventative measures he said needed to be taken was to get a colonoscopy.
The Drs: Bob Marley Melanoma was Preventable & HIV Home Testing Kit
Freddie Mercury, known for being a member in the band Queen, died at the age of 45 due to complications from HIV, and The Doctors talked about preventative measures that can be taken and how home testing kits can save your life. Then, they talked about the lesion that opened up under Bob Marley’s big toenail in 1977. Dr, Rodriguez talked about how preventable Marley’s melanoma was, and gave us the ABCD method for identifying the disease.