Web extra interview follow-up from Cutting Edge: Attacking Heart Disease
European regulators have approved the delivery of Medtronic‘s CoreValve System using a new direct aortic approach in patients with severe aortic stenosis. Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) is a less-invasive...
This year began with a breast implant scandal. This one has brought back memories of the one early in my private practice.
The current one involves the PIP-branded breast implants produced by the French company Poly Implant Prothese and rebranded by the Dutch company Rofil as Rofil M-implants breast implants. The first one involved silicone implants made by American companies including Dow Corning who no longer makes breast implants.
The picture of 3 implants includes: top -- an old McGhan double lumen (silicone gel implant surrounded by a saline implant); bottom left – Dow Corning textured silicone implant; and bottom right – Dow Corning smooth silicone implant. Dow Corning has not made breast implants since approximately 1992.
Questions and answers from the live web chat during Cutting Edge: Beating Breast and Prostate Cancer.
Although it’s trying to keep quiet about its product, a medical device startup developing a new treatment for obesity revealed this week it’s in the middle of raising $5.5 million....
A coalition in Baldwin County works towards a healthier community.
One U.S. government scientist says the scenario offered today by Al Gore at the U.N. climate conference in Denmark may be too severe.
A Laurens County middle school teacher has been arrested on two charges of providing alcohol to minors.
The sheriff says the victim was apparently shot two or three times during a robbery at his home last night.
The brother and sister of Terri Schiavo are reaping the profits from the Terri Schindler Schiavo Foundation, which is supposed to help other families in end-of-life situations like Terri Schiavo faced.
Thursday morning raids by Bibb County Sheriff's SWAT team yielded at least 20 pounds of marijuana and two arrests.
We want to warn you about a potential hazard in your kitchen. It has taken some of our viewers by surprise and has even caused some injuries.
The FBI is warning computer users to watch out for a sophisticated scam that could literally hold your computer for ransom.
13WMAZ is currently accepting applications for a full-time MULTIMEDIA JOURNALIST in the 13WMAZ Information Center.
With another murder trial in Italy looming, the former exchange student recalls dark days in prison and thoughts of suicide while hoping that one day she'll visit her slain roommate's grave.
People in McIntyre are talking about "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo". It's the show shot in the tiny Wilkinson County town.
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