Synopses & Reviews
Taking both a scientific and social approach, this in depth series focuses on major medical diseases and disorders and personalizes them by profiling the people they affect. A basic medical history provides understanding why each disease and disorder occur. Treatment options and day-to-day coping is examined, along with expert and personal opinions. Explaining breaks down the typical stereotypes of common diseases and disorders, revealing the real people behind them and their struggles to live a normal, healthy life.
Discusses why asthma occurs, how it is diagnosed, how it affects people, and how it is treated.