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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.
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....
"Their blood cells can be given to anyone." LeeAnn Weitekamp is the Medical Director for MI Blood
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Some Republican lawmakers are introducing measures aimed at allowing guns in schools.
The Food and Drug Administration is asking doctors to stop prescribing combination medications that contain more than 325 milligrams of acetaminophen per pill, because of long-standing concerns about liver damage.
Oakland, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - David Lee had 18 points and six rebounds and
the Golden State Warriors defeated ...
WZZM 13's Lee Van Ameyde is in Newport News, Virginia to give a first look at the Navy's newest class of aircraft carrier.
You may not think that West Michigan is a hot spot for sex trafficking. But a national organization finds Michigan's women, girls and young boys are at risk.
Target Corp. is laying off 475 workers after a massive information-security breach stole the retail giant's Christmas.
Large, jumping fish called Asian Carp have nearly destroyed recreation along the Illinois River. Now they are headed to Michigan.
There are community groups committed to breaking the cycle of violence in Grand Rapids. One man came close to choosing a life of crime and violence, but is now fighting back against it.
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