Doctors use a robot to treat a seizing 7-year-old boy; a chef’s tongue is swelling and it’s only a matter of minutes before she won’t be able to breathe; a woman who crashed her car insists her injured dog be treated first.
A young girl is mysteriously paralyzed from the waist down; a young man complains of a splitting headache, but his motives seem suspicious; a bride-to-be has appendicitis on her wedding day
A patient suddenly starts seizing, and his doctors can’t treat him until they figure out the cause; an ER physician is at a restaurant when she is thrown into an emergency situation to save a child; a pregnant woman’s heart is racing.
A woman with an extremely rare skin disorder looks more than twice her age. A baby undergoes risky surgery to cure a mysterious brain condition. Three brothers with the same genetic disorder hope for a miracle.
A young boy at a sleepover party mysteriously looses control over his arms and legs; a woman is shot in the leg at her own bachelorette party, but claims not to know who did it; bubbles in a woman’s arteries are causing a stroke.
A teenager in desperate need of surgery to remove a face tumor, a woman whose body is turning to stone, and a man that has found the perfect use for his enormous arm.
A young pregnant woman in labor begs the ER doctor to keep her pregnancy and delivery a secret from her father; twins share similar, confusing symptoms; a man with no pulse or blood pressure is still alive and breathing, mystifying his doctors.
A teenager with a face that’s rapidly aging searches for a diagnosis, a baby born with an extra head undergoes a risky operation, and a man doesn’t allow his fragile condition to hamper his marriage.
A man is impaled in his abdomen by a stiletto heel; a seemingly healthy outdoorsman has a series of seizures that baffle his doctors; two patients make their doctor suspicious when they both complain about identical headaches that started during sex!
A teenager standing nearly 8ft tall and weighing 400 pounds can’t afford to keep growing. A boy born with a tail just wants to fit in. A woman defies the risks of her rare skin disease to have a baby.
An ER doctor’s friend arrives at the hospital combative and out of control; a cyclist’s throat is torn open when a driver opens a car door in her path; a nursing student is found passed out on the hospital floor.
Follow the incredible story of three girls who have stopped ageing. Destined to live their lives as toddlers, what is affecting these girls, how are they cheating time and could they help us unlock the secrets of the ageing process?
Doctors attempt a groundbreaking full face transplant to save a woman whose face is covered with tumors, a young man’s scrotum is growing larger by the day and a pioneering laser treatment provides hope for a young girl who was born covered in hair.
Imagine if one side of your face didn’t form properly? Born with Goldenhar Syndrome, Austin, 15, and Elena, 12, have both been bullied for looking different and feel isolated from other kids. Will meeting bring them the friendship they crave?
A man with a slashed wrist has a startling secret; a woman gives birth unexpectedly shocking the ER staff; a surgeon requires urgent treatment after falling off a bed while trying to help his patient.
Meet the Real Life Incredible Hulks and the doctors who are fighting to save them. These men will do anything to enlarge their muscles in their quest to take on cartoon-character proportions - even injecting oil into their muscles to inflate them.
A woman gives birth prematurely during Hurricane Sandy; an Army soldier coaches his wife’s delivery from Afghanistan; a baby is delivered in a shopping mall parking lot.
Evan rolls his ATV on the ice, Robert suffers frostbite, and Joe, mangled by a snow blower, loses consciousness after a fall down the stairs. With possible multi-organ trauma, the Shock Trauma team must battle to save their lives.
Brendan and his mom both lose consciousness in a high impact multi-vehicle car crash. Travis flips over the handlebars of his bike hitting the back of his head and neck. Karl goes headfirst crashing into the windshield of a moving vehicle.
Love makes the world go round, for sure. But in some instances, love and sex can lead people 'round to the swinging doors of the emergency room, with medical mishaps that are bizarre, potentially risky and very, very funny.
Doctors recount the most memorable cases they’ve ever encountered. Unusual, touching, humorous or life-changing – no story is too big or too small when it comes to the ER. The patients’ lives are hanging in the balance and it’s up to the doctors to save them.
An elite team of doctors from a top trauma center in the UK takes their skills out of the ER & onto the streets, in a race against time to save lives. Every case is a new mystery & gives viewers a rare inside perspective as the doctors treat patients on the spot.
Shock Trauma: Edge of Life is an unscripted series that follows stories of the doctors, nurses, and patients at the world-renowned Shock Trauma Center on the campus of the University of Maryland in Baltimore.
How is Jani, diagnosed with schizophrenia at age 6, doing today at age 13? Has Bodhi been diagnosed with schizophrenia as well? How have the struggles of raising two children with mental illness impacted the Schofield family?
Embark on a voyage of discovery unlike any other and uncover the real stories of individuals living with the most mysterious and incredible medical anomalies, and celebrate the remarkable spirit of the individuals who have persevered.
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