A plastic surgeon said Wednesday that those seeking to lose weight should think twice before embarking on a trendy new Chinese weight-loss therapy that takes traditional acupuncture to a new level but carries an increased risk of infection.
A top executive of the Taiwan Association of Obstetrics & Gynecology (TAOG) yesterday called on the public not to conduct midnight cesarean sections, citing possible dangers to both the mother and child.
People who had weight loss surgery reported greater alcohol use two years after their procedures, according to a U.S. study.
Doctors in Sweden say they have performed the world's first mother-to-daughter uterus transplants “without complications.”
It was an emotional moment and a Hari Raya gift that mechanic Azli Sabran and his family will never forget.
Imagine a tiny snake robot crawling through your body, helping a surgeon identify diseases and perform operations.
Having professional translators in emergency rooms for non—English—speaking patients may help limit potential miscommunications, according to a U.S. study.
Cosmetic surgery to make the chin look more prominent has soared in popularity in the course of a year, making it the fastest growing trend among men and women, U.S. plastic surgeons said on Monday.
A 27-year-old Turkish man who underwent the world's first would-be quadruple limb transplant died Monday, hours after the limbs were removed due to metabolic failure, the hospital said.