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An independent investigation into the death of 13 women in India after mass sterilization surgeries found the doctor and his staff used the same needles for all the procedures and never changed their gloves.
2014/12/3
Cleveland Clinic surgeons have replaced nearly the entire face of a middle-aged man severely disfigured in a car accident, the hospital announced Tuesday.
2014/11/20
Paralyzed man able to walk again after heralded treatment
A paralyzed Bulgarian man can walk again after receiving revolutionary treatment in Poland in a breakthrough hailed by one of the British scientists responsible as “more impressive than a man walking on the Moon.”
2014/10/22
Venezuela's women endure shortage of breast implants ... and self-esteem
Venezuela's chronic shortages have begun to encroach on a cultural cornerstone: the boob job.
2014/9/16
Surgeons remove 232 teeth from mouth of Indian teenager
Surgeons in Mumbai have removed 232 teeth from the mouth of an Indian teenager in what they believe may be a world-record operation, the hospital said Thursday.
2014/7/25
U.S. regulators on Friday approved for market a new kind of prosthetic arm that allows a person to flex certain muscles in order to perform complex tasks.
2014/5/11
A septuagenarian man who was fitted with the French biomedical firm Carmat's first artificial heart two and half months ago has died, a hospital statement said Monday.
2014/3/5
For the roughly 6,000 people each year who give up a kidney to someone in need of a transplant in the United States, a new study finds that generosity may come at a price: a roughly tenfold increased risk of kidney failure in the 15 years following their donation.
2014/2/17
Of the more than 20,000 women in Taiwan that voluntarily go under the knife to have their uteri and ovaries removed every year, many simply want to secure pecuniary compensations from the Labor Insurance Fund, a researcher said yesterday.
2014/1/18
Nine women in Sweden have successfully received transplanted wombs donated from relatives in an experimental procedure that has raised some ethical concerns. The women will soon try to become pregnant with their new wombs, the doctor in charge of the pioneering project has revealed.
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