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....
Probably the biggest challenge to losing weight is getting started. For people battling obesity it can be a challenge they'll never ...
In the end, we learned it wasn't a swarm, or exhaust fumes from an alien UFO. It wasn't an electrical problem or some construction accident either...
A service member contacted our sister station KPNX and told them that camel spiders had stowed away in the footlockers of returning troops and are taking up residence in Arizona.
During closing arguments in her first degree murder trial, Dee Dee Moore was once again admonished by the judge to stop crying in front of the jury.
A group led by Magic Johnson and some of
his partners with the Los Angeles Dodgers has purchased the Los Angeles
An argument between a couple with a history of domestic disputes turned deadly Thursday afternoon.
MTV-owned Logo TV presents a show about people who claim
to be in love with objects, such as cars, planes, Monopoly boards, and a Ferris wheel called Bruce.
There's a cat burglar on the loose in a California community. Neighbors know who it is, but they're not pressing charges. Photo Gallery: Dusty the cat burglar on the prowl
Whether it's a sunrise service, hunting for Easter eggs or even getting your taxes done, there are lots of things to do in Tampa Bay on Sunday.
The Park Street Steak 'n Shake location in St. Pete was written up with more than 40 violations.
The expected boon is Colorado's "green rush" -- new taxes for government and untold millions to be made by growers and merchants.
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