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Transgender People and US Military: No Reason for Exclusion, AMA says

June 9, 2015 8:54 am | by Human Rights Campaign | Comments

The American Medical Association released a statement on Monday, June 8 declaring there wasn't a valid medical reason for excluding transgender people from the U.S. military. 


Feeling Returns Faster with New Surgical Treatment

June 8, 2015 10:21 am | by Uppsala University | Comments

Stem cells help injured nerves reach their destination to increase sensory function. 


Case of Giggles Intended to Improve Outcomes

June 8, 2015 9:20 am | by Almudena Calatrava, Associated Press | Comments

A law in Argentina taps into the healing power of laughter by requiring specially trained clowns be hired to help treat child-aged patients. 


Faster Recovery Result of Stem Cells

June 8, 2015 9:12 am | by University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston | Comments

Researchers found children who received stem cells after a traumatic brain injury were out of intensive care faster than those who didn't. 


Anesthesia Results in Lower Comprehension, IQs

June 8, 2015 9:04 am | by Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center | Comments

Researchers debate the trade off performing surgery on small child and the decreased mental capabilities treatment might result in.


Two Surgeons Tie Cars, Health Together

June 8, 2015 8:57 am | by Orlando Health | Comments

Two surgeons will be traveling the country to promote men's health after some disappointing survey results.


Rabbit-Killing Virus Shows Promise for Helping Transplant Patients

June 8, 2015 8:47 am | by University of Florida | Comments

The myxoma virus was found to kill rabbits and was even used in rabbit pest control products. Now, it's been proven to help transplant patients by killing cancer cells. 


3D Printed Prosthetic Makes Child's Day

June 5, 2015 3:57 pm | by Tamara Lush, Associated Press | Comments

A 10-year-old dolphin lover thought the best part of her day would be meeting Winter the dolphin. She was wrong. 


First-Ever Surgery Deemed Success

June 4, 2015 4:53 pm | by Marilynn Marchione, Associated Press | Comments

For the first time, a partial skull and scalp transplant was successfully transplanted onto a male patient who had suffered from a large, cancer-related head wound.


Post-Op Death More Likely if ARBs Withheld

June 4, 2015 4:35 pm | by University of California-San Francisco | Comments

Patients of various ages are at a higher risk of post-op death when angiotensin receptor blockers are stopped after the procedure. 


9th Baby Dies After Surgery

June 4, 2015 10:57 am | by CNN | Comments

St. Mary's Medical Center in Florida is being monitored after another baby died following heart surgery. 


3D Maps Should Mean Less Surgical Error

June 4, 2015 9:47 am | by Duke University Medical Center | Comments

Scientists have developed a way to 3D map using a powerful MRI. This means there should be less error during surgery, with a complete perspective before the procedure. 


Digital Health Solutions Expected to Save Billions

June 4, 2015 9:36 am | by Accenture | Comments

In the next four years, more than $100 billion is expected to be saved through technology as it continues to establish a presence in healthcare. 

International Panel Adds to Mammogram Debate

June 4, 2015 9:13 am | by Marilynn Marchione, Associated Press | Comments

An international panel of experts said mammograms did the most good for women in their 50s and 60s. 


Surgeons Help the Helpless Children

June 4, 2015 9:08 am | by Joshua Goodman, Associated Press | Comments

Two transplant surgeons traveled to Venezuela to provide care for young, dying patients without medical support. 



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