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.
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....
Put away packaged, processed and fast foods and re-set your taste buds to enjoy the real deal--whole foods!
WICHITA, Kansas (KSNW) -- Kansas lawmakers will soon consider a bill legalizing spanking.
BOOTHBAY HARBOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER)- Lots of people have seen the video of a shark off Boothbay Harbor, but was it a Great White shark?
PORTLAND (NEWS CENTER) -- A man who was found guilty of shooting his friend after a night of drinking more than a year ago is going to jail for a long time.
a. beaujolais b. chianti c. madeira d. malbec
WESTLAND, Mich. (NBC) -- Hazmat teams tested a Westland, Michigan home after the landlord said she thought the former tenants were running a methamphetamine lab inside.
ROCK HILL, South Carolina (WCNC) - Cecil Gilmore is a mortician who will pose your dead body as you were in life.
(NEWS CENTER) - Since going into effect in September 2011, police have issued few tickets for texting while driving.
State Police have a clever way to boost those numbers.
While cell phone-related car crashes are becoming more common, police departments across the state are issuing few tickets for texting while driving.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- The last full-time sardine cannery in the U.S. is showing new signs of life.
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