Dr. Oz goes into the wild. Scorpions, snakes and more, these critters and creatures hold the keys - and the hope - for curing some of our deadliest diseases. Their venoms, poisons and genetic makeup could one day save your life. Learn about this form of truly natural medicine. 

Click here to watch Part 2 and see which amphibians may one day be able to aid in the recovery of amputees. Also, learn how a certain member of the animal kingdom may help scientists unlock the secrets of HIV.


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Join Maria Menounos as She Cares for Parents With Cancer, Diabetes & COVID in Powerful Video Diary

It hasn't been easy, but she's dedicated her life to helping them — and loving them.

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Maria Menounos has been caring for her parents for years. Her dad has type 1 diabetes, with his blood sugar levels often dropping dangerously low. And her mom was diagnoses with Stage 4 brain cancer, or glioblastoma, in 2016. As if that wasn't enough, she never thought she would also see them hospitalized with COVID-19. It hasn't been easy, but she's dedicated her life to helping them — and loving them. Go inside her emotional journey in a powerful and moving video diary. She's sharing it all to help others find the strength they need in their own journies.


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