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For Nursing Home Patients, Breast Cancer Surgery May Do More Harm Than Good
Surgery is a mainstay of breast cancer treatment, offering most women a good chance of cure. For frail nursing home residents, however, breast cancer surgery can harm their health and ...
September 11, 2018
What We Know About Cognitive Decline After Surgery
Two years ago, Dr. Daniel Cole’s 85-year-old father had heart bypass surgery. He hasn’t been quite the same ...
May 17, 2018
Surgery Near End of Life Is Common, Costly
At 87, Maxine Stanich cared more about improving the quality of her life than prolonging it. She suffered ...
March 30, 2018
China Uncensored: Doctors “Condemn” Chinese Organ Trade
Doctors are "condemning" the Chinese organ trade while covering up their own potentially shady connections to it.
August 24, 2016
Dog in Rescue Clinic Comforts Puppy Who Was Shot, Dragged, and Spray Painted
A 3-month-old boxer puppy was shot in the head, dragged behind a car, and spray painted, according to ...
May 10, 2016
Gum Disease Wiped Out With New Laser Treatment
Periodontal disease starts when tartar and bacteria get trapped under the gum line. In the early stages, you ...
May 4, 2016
Patient Catches on Fire During Operation in NY: Report
A patient reportedly caught on fire during an operation in 2014 in New York, according to a report ...
May 2, 2016
5 Years Later: Ex-Soldier Who Received One of the World’s First Face Transplants Shows Results
In 2001, Mitch Hunter was involved in a car accident that destroyed his face. After the car he ...
April 19, 2016
Conjoined Twins Separated in 12-Hour Surgery
A pair of conjoined babies, only 11 months old, who shared several internal organs were separated in a ...
April 13, 2016
Chinese Doctor Gets Halfway Through Operation, Demands Another $1,000 to Finish It
The hospital director said the extra fees are "reasonable."
March 7, 2016
Youngest Ever Conjoined Twins Separated by Swiss Doctors at 8 Days Old
Doctors in Switzerland successfully separated conjoined twins at just eight days old. The five-hour emergency surgery took place ...
February 1, 2016
First Ever Head Transplant Surgery Set for 2017 (Video)
According to reports, Italian neurosurgeon Sergio Canavero will lead a team to transplant a donor’s head onto the ...
September 12, 2015
Robot ‘Wrist’ Could Shrink Brain Surgery
A tiny mechanical “wrist” could give needlescopic surgery a new degree of dexterity.
September 10, 2015
Will Head Transplants Create an Entirely New Person?
The world’s first full head transplant could take place as soon as 2017. Wheelchair-bound Valery Spiridonov has volunteered ...
June 23, 2015
2 Youths Hurt in Shark Attacks on North Carolina Coast
Two young people are recovering from separate shark attacks at a North Carolina beach after surgery
June 15, 2015
The Associated Press
Surgery and Stem Cells Might Cure Spina Bifida
Combining a unique stem cell therapy with prenatal surgery may be a way to successfully treat the lower-limb ...
May 9, 2015
University of California, Davis
Why ‘Keyhole’ Surgery Should Be More Common
Hospital leaders should increase capacity for minimally invasive treatment and streamline division of labor so that surgeons with ...
April 2, 2015
Johns Hopkins University
New Eye Laser Makes Surgery More Accurate
NEW YORK—Dr. Steven Stetson spoils his patients with technology. The former Air Force ophthalmologist is the medical director ...
March 20, 2015
Magnets Let New Tool Move Organs for Surgery
"This device demonstrates for the first time that controllable mechanical power can be transferred across the abdominal wall ...
March 13, 2015
Why Plastic Surgeons Are the Only Doctors Who Can Cure Some Migraines
For a small number of sufferers, surgery can make severe, chronic migraines disappear forever.
March 9, 2015
Can ‘Heavenly Mouthfuls’ Lead to Weight Loss?
Gastric bypass patients tackle the limitations imposed on their eating possibilities very differently
January 16, 2015
University of Copenhagen
9-Pound Hairball Removed From Teen’s Stomach (Video)
Recently, a teenage girl from Kyrgyzstan was rushed to the hospital. The problem was an absolutely massive hairball ...
October 2, 2014
‘Risky’ Surgery to Remove Pet Goldfish’s Tumor a Success (Video)
An Australian family paid to have their pet goldfish named George undergo surgery to remove a large tumor ...
September 17, 2014
Extraordinary: Woman’s Missing Brain Surprises Doctors
When a 24 year old Chinese woman approached doctors complaining of nausea and dizziness, none of them could ...
September 14, 2014
Puppy Helps Cheetah Cub Recover from Surgery (Video)
A male cheetah cub at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park was recovering Thursday from surgery to repair ...
September 5, 2014
Three-Year-Old Injured by Pit Bull, Receives Free Surgery
In April, a 3-year-old girl was brutally mauled by a pit bull. The attack left a little girl ...
June 23, 2014
Medical Professionals Condemn Organ Harvesting in China
Medical professionals from around the globe attending the 2014 International Transplantation Congress in London last week condemned the ...
June 12, 2014
Iranian Oil Tanker Switches Destination to Turkey After It Was Headed for Greece
The Associated Press
North Korea Launches Two More Short-Range Missiles Into Sea
UK Consular Worker Simon Cheng Detained in China, Released, Back in Hong Kong
Psychologist Approved Jeffrey’s Epstein’s Removal From Suicide Watch
Trump Hits Back at China With More Tariffs Following China’s Retaliation
Overstock CEO Gave Exculpatory Evidence on Maria Butina to FBI, Her Attorney Says
Court Rules in Favor of Electoral College