The Doctors October 29 2012
The Doctors October 29 2012 episode focused on how having a best friend by your side can help during your worst medical problems.
The Drs: Singer Kellie Pickler Shaves Her Head
The Doctors debuted their BFH (best friends for health) bracelets. New Yorkers Al and Joseph have been friends for over 90 years and recently celebrated their 100th birthday. Singer Kellie Pickler shaved her head to honor her friend Summer who has breast cancer.
The Drs TV: Jamie Hilton Had Skull Stored in Abdomen After Fall
The Drs.shared the story of Jamie Hilton, who had part of her skull removed and stored in her abdomen after a 12 foot fall while on a fishing trip. Find out more about what she has been through, and how you can help her family.
The Doctors: Lizzie Velasquez Has No Adipose Tissue
Lizzie Velasquez visited The Doctors with her best friend Angelica to talk about her rare condition where she has no body fat and can’t gain weight. She has dealt with a lot of bullying because of her appearance, and she shared her inspirational Be Beautiful Be You Book.
The Doctors’ Best Friends Visit the Show
The Drs. shared videos of their best friends, and then were treated to a huge surprise when their BFF’s appeared on the stage. Find out what Dr. Stork’s must have product is and what Dr. Masterson is addicted to.
The Doctors: John and His 19-Year-Old Dog Schoep
The Doctors TV show shared the story of John and his 19-year-old dog Schoep. Schoep has arthritis and trouble sleeping, so John takes him swimming to help his pain. Photographer Hanna Stonehouse Hudson took pictures of the man and his best friend swimming, and the photos became an internet hit.
The picture of Schoep sleeping in John’s arms has been viewed three million times on Facebook. John said that when you love a dog, the love will be returned tenfold.
The Drs Video: Man’s Best Friend Viral Photo – Man Swims with Dog
John said that he never thought that many people would see the photo, and he just wanted some pictures of the two of them together. He’s received many gifts and donations after the picture went viral, including a Tempur-Pedic bed for Shoep and enough money to cover his medical expenses. Check out John and Shoep in the video below.