Surgery


Spine Navigation Technology Can Ease Surgery Complications

Spine Navigation Technology Can Ease Surgery Complications

Spine Navigation Technology -- an image-based medical technology -- can be the best way to perform delicate and complex spinal...

Nov 23 2016, 3:23pm CST

Scientists Find New Way to Wake Up Patients After Surgery

Scientists Find New Way to Wake Up Patients After Surgery

The use of the drug Ritalin can awaken patients rapidly after the administration of general anesthesia....

Oct 26 2016, 10:22am CDT

Heart Surgery Patients at Risk of Infection due to Contaminated Devices

Heart Surgery Patients at Risk of Infection due to Contaminated Devices

It appears to be the case that a fairly large number of patients undergoing cardiac surgery are prone to infections that can pr...

Oct 14 2016, 9:36am CDT

Apple iPad Is Best Sedative for Kids Before a Surgery

Apple iPad Is Best Sedative for Kids Before a Surgery

When Apple made iPad, little did the US tech giant realize that the popular device may work as real-world sedative for kids b...

Aug 29 2016, 5:51am CDT

Weight Loss Surgery may Increase Fracture Risk

Weight Loss Surgery may Increase Fracture Risk

 Severely obese patients undergoing weight loss surgery are more likely to have increased fracture risks both before and...

Jul 28 2016, 9:44pm CDT

Weight Loss from Surgery could Reverse Premature Ageing

Weight Loss from Surgery could Reverse Premature Ageing

Weight loss from bariatric surgery appears to reverse the premature ageing associated with obesity, according to a research.The...

Jul 8 2016, 8:11am CDT

Lung Cancer Patients Live Longer After Surgery

Lung Cancer Patients Live Longer After Surgery

It has been found that lung cancer sufferers who undergo surgical procedures have on average greater longevity. Their less for...

Jun 9 2016, 8:32am CDT

Weight Loss Surgery Lowers Death Rate

Weight Loss Surgery Lowers Death Rate

The latest research proves that weight loss surgery wards off chances of contracting cardiac disease and cancer....

Jun 3 2016, 8:37am CDT

Patients with Severe Obesity Suffer from Infections After Heart Surgery

Patients with Severe Obesity Suffer from Infections After Heart Surgery

It has been found that patients with severe obesity tend to suffer from infections after heart surgery. The morbid obesity seem...

Jun 2 2016, 6:39am CDT

Michael Bublé Cancels Shows for Vocal Cord Surgery

Michael Bublé Cancels Shows for Vocal Cord Surgery

Michael Bublé posted about his upcoming surgery on Twitter saying that he will be unable to perform on two scheduled shows....

May 19 2016, 6:54am CDT

Skull Surgery Done 6000 Years Ago As Mysterious Ritual

Skull Surgery Done 6,000 Years Ago As Mysterious Ritual

A very daring cranial surgery was performed thousands of years ago as a rite and ritual. The regrowth of the bones are evidence...

May 10 2016, 5:29am CDT

Heart Surgery Stalled as Computer Crashes Due Anti-Virus Scan

Heart Surgery Stalled as Computer Crashes Due Anti-Virus Scan

A patient undergoing heart surgery at a US hospital was put at risk when the computer software being used to help carry out the...

May 7 2016, 1:08am CDT

Smart Tissue Autonomous Robot Performs Soft Tissue Surgery on Pig

Smart Tissue Autonomous Robot Performs Soft Tissue Surgery on Pig

A team of US doctors has shown for the first time that soft tissue surgery can soon be performed entirely by a robot on humans,...

May 5 2016, 12:57am CDT

Record Number of Americans Underwent Lip Surgery in 2015

Record Number of Americans Underwent Lip Surgery in 2015

More than 27,000 people went under the knife to get lip implants last year....

Apr 19 2016, 2:47am CDT

British Hospital Livestreams Surgery in Virtual Reality

British Hospital Livestreams Surgery in Virtual Reality

Taking the benefits of the virtual reality (VR) technology in healthcare sector to a new level, doctors at Royal London Hospita...

Apr 15 2016, 7:05am CDT

Pain, physical function improve after weight-loss surgery

Pain, physical function improve after weight-loss surgery

New York, April 10 (IANS) People with severe obesity who undergo bariatric surgery are likely to experience improvement in pain...

Apr 10 2016, 6:38am CDT

Butt Implant is the Hottest Trend in Plastic Surgery

Butt Implant is the Hottest Trend in Plastic Surgery

The stats indicate an increase in plastic surgery procedures in America and also the change in the nature of the procedures....

Mar 1 2016, 7:03am CST

Google's Verily Now has a Robotic Surgery Spinoff called Verb Surgical

Google's Verily Now has a Robotic Surgery Spinoff called Verb Surgical

Google Life Sciences is to engage in a robotic surgery venture in the form of Verb Surgical Incorporated....

Dec 12 2015, 5:44am CST

Teens Can Gain Fitness Through Obesity Surgery

Teens Can Gain Fitness Through Obesity Surgery

The benefits of weight loss surgeries can last at least three years, study finds....

Nov 8 2015, 2:59am CST

Dislocated Shoulder can be Treated Better without Surgery

Dislocated Shoulder can be Treated Better without Surgery

Study found that patients who choose non-surgical treatment experience better mobility, fewer complications and return to work...

Oct 25 2015, 12:03am CDT

Antibiotics are Losing Efficacy After Surgery and Cancer Chemotherapy

Antibiotics are Losing Efficacy After Surgery and Cancer Chemotherapy

The latest sad news is that most antibiotics are gradually losing their efficacy in the battle against highly resistant bacteri...

Oct 16 2015, 7:52am CDT

Indian Boy Born With 3 Penises And No Anus Undergoes Surgery

Indian Boy Born With 3 Penises And No Anus Undergoes Surgery

A two-year-old Indian boy was born with three penises and no anus. His condition is known as Diphallia. Doctors performed surge...

Aug 27 2015, 7:00am CDT

Ariel Winter Comes Out About Her Breast Reduction Surgery

Ariel Winter Comes Out About Her Breast Reduction Surgery

Ariel Winter talked about the ordeal that led her to get the breast reduction surgery done and how she is feeling about herself...

Aug 13 2015, 6:52am CDT

Listening to Music Can Reduce Pain, Boosts Recovery from Surgery

Listening to Music Can Reduce Pain, Boosts Recovery from Surgery

Patients should be allowed to listen music before, during and after surgical procedure, new study suggests...

Aug 13 2015, 5:42am CDT

Iggy Azalea Admits Undergoing Plastic Surgery

Iggy Azalea Admits Undergoing Plastic Surgery

The Australian rapper had a nose job earlier this year. She is on the cover of September issue of Seventeen magazine...

Aug 4 2015, 9:57pm CDT

I Am Cait: Caitlyn Jenner Wants Surgery for Female Voice

I Am Cait: Caitlyn Jenner Wants Surgery for Female Voice

Caitlyn Jenner considers different options to change her voice to a more feminine one since she’s embarrassed by being outed by...

Aug 3 2015, 9:25am CDT

Ruby Rose Explains Why She Didn’t Undergo Gender Transition Surgery

Ruby Rose Explains Why She Didn’t Undergo Gender Transition Surgery

She was saving money for gender transition surgery as a child but later released that she just wanted to be more comfortable in...

Jul 13 2015, 9:33pm CDT

Nickelback Cancels North American Tour Due to Lead Singer’s Vocal Surgery

Nickelback Cancels North American Tour Due to Lead Singer’s Vocal Surgery

Chad Kroeger has cyst on his vocal box. He is undergoing a surgery as advised by the doctors...

Jun 24 2015, 12:03am CDT

Sam Smith Undergoes Successful Vocal Cord Surgery

Sam Smith Undergoes Successful Vocal Cord Surgery

The Grammy Award-winning singer was battling with vocal cord hemorrhage...

May 19 2015, 5:04pm CDT

Rita Wilson undergoes Reconstructive Surgery for Breast Cancer

Rita Wilson undergoes Reconstructive Surgery for Breast Cancer

Rita Wilson undergoes Double Mastectomy and Reconstructive Surgery after being diagnosed with Breast Cancer. Rita Wilson kept h...

Apr 14 2015, 10:35am CDT

Candice Bergen dismisses Need for Plastic Surgery

Candice Bergen dismisses Need for Plastic Surgery

Candice Bergen has dismissed any need for plastic surgery. She said that although she may deserve it more than she thinks, she...

Apr 6 2015, 4:21am CDT

Serge Ibaka To Sit Out 4-6 Weeks After Knee Surgery

Serge Ibaka To Sit Out 4-6 Weeks After Knee Surgery

After enduring injuries to Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant, the Oklahoma City Thunder will now have to be without power forw...

Mar 17 2015, 7:49pm CDT

Derrick Rose To Undergo 3rd Knee Surgery In 3 Years

Derrick Rose To Undergo 3rd Knee Surgery In 3 Years

Chicago Bulls point guard and 2011 NBA MVP Derrick Rose has a meniscus tear in his right knee which will require surgery....

Feb 25 2015, 1:15am CST

Carmelo Anthony To Sit Out 4 to 6 Months Due to Left-Knee Surgery

Carmelo Anthony To Sit Out 4 to 6 Months Due to Left-Knee Surgery

The New York Knicks announced on Feb. 18 that star forward Carmelo Anthony will undergo season-ending left-knee surgery. He is...

Feb 18 2015, 9:42pm CST

Bono undergoes a Massive Surgery while Jimmy Fallon becomes Bono

Bono undergoes a Massive Surgery while Jimmy Fallon becomes Bono

Famous U2 star Bono had a severe accident while riding his bike in NY....

Nov 19 2014, 9:15am CST

Elisabeth Hasselbeck Speaks Out For The First Time After Surgery

Elisabeth Hasselbeck Speaks Out For The First Time After Surgery

Elisabeth recently gave her first interview after her surgery and said that she is feeling better every day....

Nov 15 2014, 2:06am CST

Elisabeth Hasselbeck Healing From Sudden Surgery

Elisabeth Hasselbeck Healing From Sudden Surgery

Elisabeth Hasselbeck Healing From Sudden Surgery...

Oct 16 2014, 2:55am CDT

3 Breasted Woman Tries To Proof Surgery with Photos of Scares

3 Breasted Woman Tries To Proof Surgery with Photos of Scares

Oh surprise. The three breasted woman named Jasmine Tridevil is considered a hoax at this point, or is she? Jasmine Tridevil sa...

Sep 25 2014, 2:50pm CDT

Third Breast Surgery Video Coming Soon

Third Breast Surgery Video Coming Soon

Oh surprise. The three breasted woman named Jasmine Tridevil is considered a hoax at this point, or is she? Jasmine Tridevil sa...

Sep 24 2014, 1:05am CDT

Liza Minnelli had Back Surgery

Liza Minnelli had Back Surgery

Legendary performer Liza Minnelli is recovering from a back surgery. She broke her back a week ago....

Sep 17 2014, 3:12pm CDT