A new study records for the first time what happens to brain cells when patients go under.
When an 18-year-old British reveler was rushed to the hospital after ingesting a cocktail prepared with liquid nitrogen, questions arose about the safety of using the chemical in the kitchen
On Tuesday, the FDA granted approval for a first ever human trial of cellular transplant to cure paralysis
Last week, the Sher Fertility Institute selected three couples out of 45 who had submitted personal, emotionally wrenching videos in order to win a free IVF cycle. For one judge, choosing her favorites felt like “playing God”
Studies suggest that liposuction causes a rebound in fat gain, but not necessarily back to the areas where you lost it.
Smokers are more likely to need repeat surgeries for hip and knee replacements.
It will take an autopsy to learn if the latest NFL suicide was a result of game-related brain damage.
Doctors are still high earners, although few consider themselves “rich,” finds a recent survey by Medscape, a physician-focused information service from WebMD.
Using a third-party online collection website, Medscape surveyed …
Most people get cosmetic surgery in hopes of turning back the clock. Now a study calculates exactly how many years some procedures help you shed.
Surgeons still don’t have official guidelines for lumpectomy, one of the most commonly performed breast cancer surgeries, the authors of a new study say.
Circumcision can help drop the rate of HIV infection in Africa. The challenge is getting more men snipped more quickly.
A large new California study finds an unexpectedly clear difference between the genders.
Surgeons fashion stem cells from bone marrow into a functional trachea