Web extra interview follow-up from Cutting Edge: Attacking Heart Disease
European regulators have approved the delivery of Medtronic‘s CoreValve System using a new direct aortic approach in patients with severe aortic stenosis. Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) is a less-invasive...
This year began with a breast implant scandal. This one has brought back memories of the one early in my private practice.
The current one involves the PIP-branded breast implants produced by the French company Poly Implant Prothese and rebranded by the Dutch company Rofil as Rofil M-implants breast implants. The first one involved silicone implants made by American companies including Dow Corning who no longer makes breast implants.
The picture of 3 implants includes: top -- an old McGhan double lumen (silicone gel implant surrounded by a saline implant); bottom left – Dow Corning textured silicone implant; and bottom right – Dow Corning smooth silicone implant. Dow Corning has not made breast implants since approximately 1992.
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Questions and answers from the live web chat during Cutting Edge: Beating Breast and Prostate Cancer.
Although it’s trying to keep quiet about its product, a medical device startup developing a new treatment for obesity revealed this week it’s in the middle of raising $5.5 million....
Watch the entire Cutting Edge: Attacking Heart Disease special again on-line.
This medical doctor and registered dietitian approved 5 day meal plan is designed to jumpstart your weight loss, fuel your body and ...
It's estimated one out of every 15 Americans has moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnea.
When the odds are one in a million, everything is wrong when those odds are beaten.
Several auto insurance companies have declared this storm a "catastrophe," a category based on the number of claims being filed.
At the age of 15, Jill Gegen landed a job as a dishwasher at a restaurant. One night, in the middle of a fish fry, two waitresses threw
A new craze with kids has craft stores across the nation scrambling to keep rubber bands stocked on their shelves.
On Wednesday night, about 100 students attended a private dinner with South High staff, sharing their concerns about the school's cultural gap.
A Christian school teacher placed on paid leave last week after a nude photo of her surfaced on the Internet quit over the weekend, school officials confirmed Monday.
Amy and Warren Taylor are individually many things but together they are, simply, a love story.
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