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Health & Wellness

Saving a Muslim Child's Heart
Health & Wellness  (tags: Israel, children, pediatrics, paediatrics, heart, surgery, death, healthcare, medicine, safety, treatment )

Ge
- 21 days ago - aish.com
Dr. Lior Sasson operates on children from Angola to Zanzibar who otherwise would not have the medical care they need.
Need to Know: How Surgeons See Cancer in the Dark
Health & Wellness  (tags: Cancer, new techique, surgery )

Kit
- 124 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
"The goal is to be able to detect very small cells," Achilefu says. "And the current imaging systems are not capable of doing that."
Aetna Health Insurance Company: Aetna STOP Denying Needed Surgeries and Calling Them "Experimental"!
Health & Wellness  (tags: health care, insurance, patient's rights, surgery, experimental )

Ruth Ann
- 262 days ago - change.org
A man was put out of work due to a herniated disk in his back. L5 S1. He was sheduled for surgery July 23rd. At his last appointment before surgery he was informed that AETNA refused to pay for his surgery. They said it was "experimental"
Service Dog Used To Sniff Out Girl's Life-Threatening Disease Allowed in Surgery (Video)
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, JJ service dog, surgery, child, KK, cancer, Cancer Treatment, video )

BarbCat
- 280 days ago - on.aol.com
JJ the dog can sniff out his owner's life-threatening disease even before machines notice it. How pooch truly helped in surgery. Take a look...
Tell Congress: Fix the Flaw! ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: medical devices, health, healthcare, treatment, death, surgery, ethics, research )

Nancy
- 866 days ago - secure.consumersunion.org
When the user-fee bill comes up for a vote I urge you to make sure it gives the FDA the authority to require medical device makers to "fix the flaw" when they are applying for approval of a new device based on its similarity to another unsafe device.
THEY'RE BRAINWASHING WOMEN. Ban Cosmetic Surgery Advertisements in the U.S. - SIGN!!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: business, warning, women, risks, prevention, healthcare, beauty, nature, surgery, advertising, money, diet, cosmetic, obama, USA, TV )

Jim
- 924 days ago - forcechange.com
Cosmetic surgery is a huge, and still growing, industry that frequently has disastrous health effects. Yet plastic surgeons are able to aggressively advertise for dangerous and unnecessary surgeries. These advertisements are frequently found in public
Canadians Wait 19 Weeks for Surgery
Health & Wellness  (tags: Canadians, wait, 19 weeks, for, surgery )

Agnes
- 1022 days ago - torontosun.com
Canadians are waiting about 19 weeks for surgery, a new study has found. The median wait time jumped up in 2011, from 18.2 weeks in 2010, the Fraser Institute said Monday. This year's median wait time also exceeds the previous all-time high of 18.3 week
10 Most Impressive Transplants Ever Successfully Performed
Health & Wellness  (tags: Transplants, Organ, Health, surgery )

Anna
- 1259 days ago - uspharmd.com
There are plenty of accounts of very remarkable transplants. Despite the obstacles, there have still been monumental achievements in transplant procedures that are worth noting and still plenty more anticipated triumphs in the future.
Type 2 Diabetes 'Cut' After Weight-Loss Surgery
Health & Wellness  (tags: Diabetes, surgery, health, research, Royal College of Surgeons )

Nancy
- 1265 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The UK's first large-scale study on the impact of weight-loss surgery has reported a large reduction in type 2 diabetes and other health problems.
SAVE OUR BREAST CANCER SURGERY WARD PLEASE TAKE ACTION!!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Breast cancer, surgery, ward, women, healthcare, cancer, treatment, medicine )

BarbCat
- 1271 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
LEEDS TEACHING HOSPITALS TRUST ARE AIMING TO CLOSE THIS WARD DOWN LATER THIS YEAR. OVER 1 MILLION POUNDS WAS SPENT ON THIS UNIT WHICH WAS ONLY OFFICIALLY OPENED BY RONAN KEATING IN 2009 AT A LARGE UNVEILING CEREMONY.
10 Body Parts You Can Live Without
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body Parts, Surgery, Human, Medical, Life )

Nancy
- 1454 days ago - toponlinecolleges.com
Although no one likes having surgery or complications from a "useless" body part, it's nice to know that you can live without these body parts.
Revolutionary New Knee Replacement Could See Patients Walking Just TWO HOURS After Surgery
Health & Wellness  (tags: knee replacement, patients, surgery, health, walking )

Nancy
- 1533 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Medics have come up with a new system of knee replacement that could see patients walking just two hours after surgery.
I Look Younger Now! Full of Joy, One of World's First Face Transplant Patients Shows His New Visage to the World
Health & Wellness  (tags: Face Transplant, Surgery, Health News, Life of a man )

Alisa
- 1610 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A Spaniard who had one of the world's first partial face transplants has spoken of his joy on seeing his new visage.
Full Face Transplant 'Success'
Health & Wellness  (tags: Full face Transplant, Surgery, Health, Medical )

Alisa
- 1621 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
A team of 30 Spanish doctors say they have successfully performed the world's first full face transplant.
7 Controversial Cosmetic Surgeries Now Surging in China
Health & Wellness  (tags: Cosmetic, Surgery, China, Medical )

Sophie
- 1624 days ago - mritechnicianschools.org
According to Lisa Ling, next to tourism, automobiles, and real estate, beauty is the fourth-biggest industry in the largest country in the world. From common procedures like nose jobs and breast implants to the uncommon,
 

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