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....
Put away packaged, processed and fast foods and re-set your taste buds to enjoy the real deal--whole foods!
WESTBROOK (NEWS CENTER) -- A man from Westbrook is in custody, after being charged with raping a woman after he told her he was a police officer.
BOOTHBAY HARBOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER)- Lots of people have seen the video of a shark off Boothbay Harbor, but was it a Great White shark?
This year's WCSH 6 Sidewalk Art Festival will be August 23.
ORMOND BEACH, Florida (WESH) - A 17-year-old bitten on the shoulder by a shark in Ormond Beach, Florida is recovering after receiving 30 stitches.
ST. TAMMANY PARISH, Louisiana (WDSU) - A nearly extinct amphibian could pose a multimillion dollar problem for St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana's largest landowner.
MONMOUTH, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- A two car accident Thursday morning killed one person and sent two others to the hospital.
(NEWS CENTER) - Have you seen many of your friends change their Facebook profile images to giraffes? The answer is wrapped in trivia.
a. buoy b. iceberg c. reef d. ship
OFF VINALHAVEN, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - Up to ten feet long, weighing as much as two tons... they're not your average tourist.
But then, the Ocean Sunfish is the world's largest bony fish.
FORT FAIRFIELD, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Twenty years ago this spring, this small community on the banks of the Aroostook River was ravaged by a devastating flood.
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