Breast Cancer Causes Father To Get Double Mastectomy
Just because men don't have enlarged breasts doesn't mean they can't have breast cancer. A father becomes the youngest male to undergo double breast removal surgery after both his father and uncle died of the disease.
Artificial Intelligence and LED Can Now Diagnose Cataract
Cataract have been proven to be effectively diagnosed by an artificial intelligence system that scans the eye for the disease. Another new technology that effectively detects cataract at a molecular level is LED.
Brain Surgery Made Safer With New Smart Needle
A new medical technology, smart needle, has a fiber optic camera which can help surgeons identify risky blood vessels during brain surgery.
Weight Loss Advice: Obese, Overweight Patients 'Less Likely To Die' After Heart Surgery
A new study suggests being overweight can give patients added protection when facing major heart operations. Doctors say that being obese should not be a reason to turn patients away from surgery.
Fuller Lip Trend: Selfie Queens Going For Lip Surgery
A new study reveals that the driving force behind the fuller lip trend is suprisingly not the fashion industry. Instead, the skyrocketing of lip surgeries is strongly linked to selfie queens.
Condom Hack: Chinese Doctor Uses Condom To Remove Foreign Object In Patient
A doctor in China used a condom hack to safely removed a bottle cap lodged in the esophagus of the patient. The doctor claims the condom was the best choice for the surgery as it lubricated and protected the esophageal linings.
Lung Cancer Chemotherapy: Delay After Surgery Shows Benefit, Study Says
A new study finds that patients can get delayed lung cancer chemotherapy after surgery for up to four weeks and still reap the benefits. The previous recommended window for therapy post-operatively is six weeks.
Open Heart Surgery Patients Warned Of Mycobacterium Chimaera Infection Caused By Heart Machine
The Sorin 3T heater-cooler operates worldwide, and about 50 patients have been hit with the Mycobacterium chimaera infections. In South Australia, the machines have already been decomissioned.
Conjoined Twins No More, New Life Awaits Conjoined Twins After Successful Operation
The Miracle Of Life And Science Has Once Again Been Proven As Conjoined Twins Was Found To Have Been Successfully Separated And Has Seen Each Other For The First Time After Their 27-Hour Surgery, The Details, Revealed
Strange News: Doctors Put A Patient's Ear On His Arm To Restore Senses
A surgeon in China was reported to have successfully regenerated a patient's ear on his arm. The experiment was considered by doctors as a medical procedure compared to "challenging God."
Chopstick Stuck In Chinese Man's Penis During Self-Diagnosis
The man, who was too scared to see a doctor, inserted a chopstick in his penis to see what caused blood in his urine.
October 26 Is Intersex Awareness Day; What This Special Day Means
Celebrating people who have reproductive or sexual anatomy variations.
Friday Surgeries Linked To Increased Death Rate: Strange But True?
Can surgeries done on Fridays really impact death rate? How does this happen? Find out what experts have to say.
Verily And J&J Are Developing Medical Robots
Verily and Johnson & Johnson team up to build a new company to be known as Verb Surgical that focuses on development of surgical robots.