July 11, 2007
The doctors are in! Drs. Ordon, Masterson, Brown and Stork return to help Dr. Phil address startling medical dilemmas.
In the News
Dr. Phil and his team of experts discuss controversial headlines, like the parents who wanted to stunt the growth of their disabled daughter, Ashley.
Pamela, 45, has a paralyzing fear of physicians. She was diagnosed with a terminal lung disease six years ago, and hasn’t set foot in a doctor’s office since then. Now she worries that her health is deteriorating.
The Business of Making Babies
Denise and her husband, Steve, have been trying to get pregnant for three years. Steve says they agreed that when their last in vitro attempt failed, they would stop making their sex life about getting pregnant, but Denise desperately wants a baby.
Having four kids wreaked havoc on Casey’s body, and now she wants cosmetic surgery. Her husband, Jonathan, says a tummy tuck is too expensive and thinks Casey can get in shape by doing more sit-ups.
Potty Training Tweens and Teens?
Doug and his wife, Beth, have two sons plagued with encopresis ” an inability to properly go to the bathroom. The couple says they’ve tried everything to get their 9- and 15-year-olds fully toilet trained, but the smell and laundry costs are tearing this family apart.