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....
Turn on your TV or open just about any magazine and you're probably going to come across some kind of miracle product claiming to help ...
The recall covers Siennas from model years 2004 and 2005 and 2007 to 2009. The vehicle could be shifted without the brake pedal being depressed.
Whether it involves drinking, drugs, hazing, or date rape, college students-including good kids from good families-can inadvertently stumble into a minefield of legal problems. Most assume it won't happen to them.
City Council made it official two weeks ago when it adopted its 2013-14 fiscal year's budget. It didn't include any money for Bele Chere next year.
Picking the ten most-drawn Mega Millions numbers could improve your odds of winning.
The owners were able to prove they didn't owe the bank, because they paid cash for the house!
If kids are itching to play in the yard when it's cold outside, plant sweet potato vines inside to give them another reason to look forward to spring.
Former San Diego socialite Betty Broderick was denied parole Thursday for fatally shooting her ex-husband and his new wife in their bed in 1989.
A true story that sounds like a novel or movie: a Police Officer, adultery, infidelity, a Ménage a Trois & medical malpractice.
Police in Greensboro have arrested nine people in connection with a string of group robberies.
Police said the teenager strangled her boyfriend and then cut him with a razor.
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The Greatest Show On Earth has arrived in Greensboro and the famous circus animals marched from the train to the Coliseum.
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will hold performances at the Greensboro Coliseum from February 5th to February 9th.
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