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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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At the time, it was considered America's worst commercial aviation disaster. Today, it remains one of our country's most mysterious plan crashes.
Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers is not expected to play in the Packers-Lions game on Thursday. One Packers' lineman said this is the safer move because of how the Lions play.
Lawyers representing the owner of the Ambassador Bridge are expected in court in a dispute with state officials about ramp approaches on the Detroit end of the international crossing.
A shipwreck researcher claims to have solved a mystery surrounding a tragic plane crash nearly 60 years ago.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the average American changes his or her career between three and seven times in their life. One West Michigan company is defying those statistics, celebrating three 50-year employees this year, as well as another who's entering his 54th year.
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.
Lingerie, Polish pottery and Michigan made chocolates are just some of the items available at a new store in Coopersville.
Less than an hour before his execution, Rodrigo Hernandez talked with a Texas Ranger about the San Antonio case -- and an unsolved murder in Michigan.
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