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Brains of children with epilepsy able to re-map after surgery to...

TORONTO, JUNE 4, 2019 - For children with severe epilepsy, surgery is the last resort used to prevent seizures but the treatment...

Children’s brains reorganize after epilepsy surgery to retain visual perception

Children can keep full visual perception - the ability to process and understand visual information - after brain surgery for severe epilepsy,...

Extra finger ‘birth defect’ could provide blueprint for robotic extra limbs

The findings could show us how to tap into the brain's resources to control robotic extra limbs and digits.Worldwide, about one in every 500...

Researchers explore augmented ACL reconstruction procedure

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - An innovative procedure that explores the use of amnion, bone marrow concentrate and suture tape in anterior cruciate ligament...

Nationwide study finds breast cancer patients unaware of surgical options

The majority of women who underwent lumpectomy or mastectomy surgeries for breast cancer report that the scars from those surgeries negatively affect their daily...

Doctors Accidentally Started a Fire During Open Heart Surgery on a...

We all know surgery has its risks, but we didn't think catching fire was one of them. And yet, that's exactly what happened to...

Doctors Had to Put Out a Fire in Patient’s Chest During...

An Australian patient's life-saving surgical procedure went up in flames, and unfortunately we don't mean that figuratively. Doctors say their attempts to perform emergency...

Rand Paul Heading To Canada, Land Of Universal Health Care, For...

Ardent foe of socialized medicine Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) is planning to undergo hernia surgery this month in Canada, where medical care...

Rand Paul to have surgery in Canada due to injuries sustained...

Rand Paul defends troop withdrawal in Syria, Afghanistan: "Can the people who live there not do anything?"U.S. Sen. Rand Paul's attorneys say in a...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Underwent Successful Pulmonary Lobectomy

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday underwent a pulmonary lobectomy for two malignant nodules in her lung.The surgery, which took place in...