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!
PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- From hotel to public restroom finders, apps make traveling in an unfamiliar place easier.
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?
(NEWS CENTER) -- Her most important work " Somewhere Between Heaven and Earth" has helped scores of bereaved people cope with their loss. Now, for the first time, Cindy (now Cidny) Bullens is going public about something those closest to her have always known.
a. draft b. gold standard c. poll tax d. Reconstruction
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.
LEWISTON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - Fire crews and the Maine Forest Service are working to extinguish a brush fire in Lewiston.
BUFFALO (NBC) -- A New York woman born with two uteruses has delivered two babies at Buffalo's Women and Children's Hospital.
BANGOR (NEWS CENTER) -- A man from Hampden who broke into a military supply store last year has been sentenced to 18 months in prison.
NEW YORK CITY (WNBC) - A New York City police officer has been placed on modified duty after he was shown on security footage using force to subdue a man who was sleeping in the lounge of a Crown Heights youth center.
AUGUSTA, Maine (NEW CENTER) -- The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency and Augusta Police coordinated the arrests of two Augusta men and eight persons from out of state, on heroin and methamphetamine charges Wednesday.
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