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Medtronic’s new direct aortic approach to TAVI wins European approval

Mon, 07 Nov 2011 21:15:32

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...

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Breast implant problems can be stopped with conscientious doctors

Sun, 22 Jan 2012 19:43:43

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.

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Minimally invasive weight loss device maker quietly raises $2.75 million

Thu, 24 May 2012 20:47:32

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....

Family seeks closure after remains identified

JACKSONVILLE, FL - Nearly three years after her disappearance, Tina McQuaig's family is one step to closure after her remains were finally identified as those found in Cecil Field.

12:19 PM, Mar 11, 2003

Smyrna mother indicted for starving daughter to death

A Cobb County grand jury has indicted Ebony Espree Berry on murder charges in the starvation death of her teenage daughter.

9:40 PM, Apr 3, 2013

Gainesville man built his house out of 12 shipping containers

GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Shipping containers are extremely durable designed to withstand high winds, salt water and hold 60,000 lbs. so why not stack them and turn them into a house?

11:49 PM, Nov 15, 2012

Facebook's $16 Billion IPO 1 of World's Largest

NEW YORK (AP) - Facebook's initial public offering of stock is shaping up to be one of the largest ever. The leading online social network is raising at least $16 billion.

9:47 AM, May 18, 2012

CDC: Tick-Borne Parasite Threatening U.S. Blood Supply

An uncommon, but potentially fatal, tick-borne illness may be creeping into the U.S. blood supply and doctors need to develop a way to spot it, researchers report.

5:05 PM, Sep 6, 2011

Michael Dunn denied bond, indigent declaration

Michael Dunn, the man accused of murdering Jordan Davis, 17, is due back in court for two hearings Tuesday.

4:16 PM, Jul 16, 2013

Behind Honey Boo Boo: Show puts McIntyre, Ga. in big spotlight

McINTYRE, Ga. -- First Coast News talks to the people you won't see on one of the most talked about television shows ever.

8:59 AM, Nov 26, 2013

Should Florida lower legal limit for drunk driving?

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The federal government is asking states to consider lowering the threshold for drunk driving by nearly half.

5:56 PM, May 15, 2013

Looking for love on Craigslist and busted for prostitution

A local woman believes she was unfairly busted for prostitution after looking for love on Craigslist. Turns out the man who befriended her online was an undercover cop.

12:26 PM, Apr 30, 2013

Flu + You Day in Mandarin Friday

A special event is being held Friday to make sure older adults know about the benefits of getting a flu shot and to give free flu vaccines to seniors.

8:25 PM, Sep 5, 2013
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