Doctors need to determine what has caused a healthy 24-year-old to begin vomiting blood. A motorcyclist remains remarkably upbeat after being hit by a SUV and a man was found semiconscious at home with numerous empty pill packets by his bedside.
A teenager who has been hiding a rare condition undergoes surgery, doctors attempt to diagnose a young girl born with dark hair covering her entire body and a man with tree like growths encasing his hands and feet seeks treatment.
A patient arrives in the ER intoxicated and badly beaten, a man seeks medical help after he realizes he has no memory of the prior day and doctors must determine what happened to a man who was found semiconscious.
Triplets born with a rare condition need surgery or their brains could be crushed, a boy has legs that have become so large he is unable to move, a soccer star who was born without feet and one of the oldest mothers in the world faces criticism
When Noah was born, doctors didn't believe he would survive. A scan of his head revealed he had less than 2 percent of a brain. But three years later, Noah is thriving. Leaving doctors questioning... how?
Big changes lie ahead for Susan Schofield, who is raising two children with mental illness; Jani, 14, diagnosed with schizophrenia at age 6 and Bodhi, 9, diagnosed with autism.
A man has thousands of bubble-like growths covering every inch of his body, a rare condition turned a teenage girl into a giant, a two-foot-tall teen becomes the world's smallest woman and a girl suffers from Sleeping Beauty Syndrome.
A man arrives barely conscious after a serious fall down a flight of concrete stairs, a plastic surgeon treats a surfer whose out of control surfboard sliced through his ear and a man with a serious head wound must conquer his claustrophobia.
A young boy with a life-threatening neck growth seeks treatment, a baby born with eight limbs undergoes groundbreaking surgery and a woman with a rare condition shares her inspirational message with others.
A young woman is rushed to the ER after appearing to drop dead on the dance floor. A pedestrian is hit by a bus during the morning rush hour and bad weather results in two painful dislocations.
A man undergoes a risky surgery in attempt to have his large facial tumor removed. A woman with a rare skin condition defies the odds. A toddler who smokes faces dramatic health consequences and can seven-year-old conjoined twins be separated?
Doctors try to save a man's life who is in cardiac arrest and not responding, a woman is left in excruciating pain after a routine surgery, and two men suffer on-the-job accidents
A woman who cries blood is desperate for a diagnosis, an eight-year-old weighs over 200 pounds, a boy with a painful skin condition needs urgent treatment and a young girl whose face is covered in hair is used to standing out in a crowd.
Doctors treat a 65 year old woman who was run over by a four wheel drive, a rugby player suffers a bad break and the emergency staff are pushed to their limits by an aggressive and intoxicated patient.
Doctors race to save a patient overdosing on heroin, a young man's weekend is put on hold due to an allergic reaction and after falling off a roof and not seeking immediate treatment, a man learns the hard way he should have come to the ER sooner.
Doctors try to determine why a healthy young man was found unconscious and suffering from seizures, a patient needs treatment for an irregular heartbeat and a woman faces life changing complications after an unexplained fall.
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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