Surgeon Removed Woman's Kidney By Mistake, Lawsuit ClaimsAn Iowa woman is suing her doctor after he allegedly removed her kidney instead of another body part during surgery in 2016.
New Procedure Helps Some Lung Cancer Patients Beat The OddsTiny coils are helping surgeons save healthy lung tissue that would otherwise be removed along with the tumor in surgery.
Man Loses Thumb In Accident, Doctors Replace It With Big ToeAn Illinois mechanic who lost his thumb in an accident has the use of his hand again after having doctors attach his toe as a replacement.
Doctors Find Surgical Sponges Left In Woman For At Least 6 YearsAccording to a Feb. 21 report, the 42-year-old woman went to doctors after experiencing bloating in her lower abdomen for three years.
Harlem Globetrotter Surprises 3-Year-Old In Hospital After Heart SurgeryHarlem Globetrotters star Julian "Zeus" McClurkin stopped by Akron Children's Hospital yesterday (Jan. 4) to spend some quality time entertaining the kids and teaching them how to spin a ball like a true pro.
Mother Arrested For Son's 323 Hospital Visits, 13 Surgeries, Report SaysPhysicians believe the woman's behavior fits the disorder known as Munchausen syndrome by proxy, a condition in which a person exaggerates or imagines medical problems to gain attention.
Japanese Company Awarding Six Extra Vacation Days To Workers Who Don't SmokeA spokesman for Piala Inc. said their policy was adopted after non-smokers said the long breaks by smokers had become a problem.
8-Year-Old Boy Gets New Kidney Thanks To Police Officer He Never MetKristi Goll, Jackson's mother, posted a plea on Facebook desperately searching for a suitable kidney donor after family, friends, and ultimately Jackson's father were all ruled out as possible candidates.
Seen At 11: ‘Cosmetic Infidelity’ Women Turn To Secret Surgery To Strengthen MarriagesThey're cheating by keeping secrets. Cosmetic infidelity involves having procedures done on the sly, and never telling an unsuspecting spouse.
Sandra Lee, Girlfriend Of Gov. Cuomo, Released From Hospital After SurgeryCelebrity chef Sandra Lee, the girlfriend of Gov. Andrew Cuomo, was out of the hospital following surgery and resting at home Wednesday evening.
Sandra Lee Out Of Surgery, Resting Post-OpSandra Lee was out of surgery for complications from a double mastectomy Tuesday evening, and her medical team reported that everything went “very well.”
Sandra Lee To Return To Surgery Amid Double Mastectomy ComplicationsFood Network star Sandra Lee, the longtime girlfriend of Gov. Andrew Cuomo, will return to surgery on Tuesday following complications from a recent double mastectomy.