Inside the Body of Henry VIII Take a journey inside the body of England's most notorious monarch: Henry VIII. A team of medical experts, biographers, and historians investigate what caused the great physical and mental changes in the king. Was it from diseases such as syphilis, diabetes or malaria? Or could his favorite sport, jousting, have sparked his medical problems? Experts study Henry's childhood trauma and delve deeper into his lifestyle and adult injuries to better understand this powerful king's body. Videos 3:28Image Conscious Tudors2:25The Body of Henry VIIINo Video Photos Episode "Inside the Body of Henry VIII"