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!
(NEWS CENTER) -- Meteorologist Todd Gutner will leave NEWS CENTER in October to join WBZ-TV, the CBS-owned station in Boston.
...which option is more affordable?
BEALS ISLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- A town in Eastern Maine is getting into the Christmas spirit and they are doing it with the help of one of the states oldest traditions, lobster fishing.
SAN DIEGO (NBC) -- One California sex doll maker is suing another for lost wages and share in his company's profits.
BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- After broadcasting for 15 years, the Mike And Mike show, that has been a part of several commuters morning drive is coming to an end on Friday.
PORTLAND, ME (NEWS CENTER) -- The wound... still fresh. For many sox fans it's still difficult to talk about Wednesdays loss. But it's a feeling that many fans of Red Sox nation are all too familiar with.
MILO, Maine (NEWS CENTER)- A new municipal building opened in Milo today in the spot where a fire burned down a large portion of main street just four years earlier.
BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Court documents are related to the indictment of Kyle Dube are shedding more light on the final hours of Nichole Cable's life.
MICHIGAN (NBC) -- A wheelchair-bound Michigan teen got a special gift from one of his heroes over the weekend.
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