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....
It's usually trouble that gets police dashboard cameras rolling. They
look in on an often depressing landscape of busts, brawls and tempers
LAKE CITY, Fla. -- An 18-year-old man said he tried to rape a 13-year-old girl because "the devil tried to rape her in my body," according to the Lake City Police Department.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The man convicted of murdering two people within five hours has been sentenced to death according to the State Attorney's Office.
CHARDON, OH -- We know relaxation can help ease stress, but in people with dementia, it has an even greater effect.
Foot golf, a mixture of soccer and golf, has come to Jacksonville and is growing in popularity.
Rapper Gucci Mane was charged in federal court Tuesday with two counts
of possessing a firearm as a felon after two September incidents during
which he showed a gun and threatened police, according to the U.S.
Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Georgia.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- On any given day, you will find
customers making their way to a St. Augustine Discount Grocery store
where the products have expired or outdated labels. Don't raise your
eyebrows -- not yet.
By Lindy Thackston
JACKSONVILLE, FL -- Sheriff John Rutherford says many of Jacksonville's most dangerous drug traffickers are behind bars. It's a story of homicide and drugs, and that's just the beginning.
SARASOTA, FL (AP) -- Scrapes, marks and bruises on Carlie Brucia's body indicate the 11-year-old girl was bound, dragged on her side and strangled from behind with a cord or string, a medical examiner testified Monday on the fifth day of the trial of her accused killer.
A local teenager faces allegations of having sex with a child and recording the whole thing.
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