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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
USA Today has picked the nominees for High School Football Play of the Week and West Michigan is represented again.
The National Weather Service is sending out crews Friday to survey the damage from two rounds of severe weather.
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It was in business for more than three decades, but now a Douglas restaurant has been shut down because of numerous health code violations.
One person died when two airplanes collided at the far end of the north-south runway at Wittman Regional Airport Friday afternoon in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Our newspaper
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Two men will be sentenced September fifth in a Grand Haven courtroom after a deadly crash involving a pair of souped-up golf carts.
Aaron travels to the Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park in Kentwood.
Instructions for making Tiramisu alle Fragole & Limoncello di Amore from Chef Jenna Arcidiacono of Amore Trattoria Italiana on Alpine Avenue in Comstock Park.
Westbound I-96 has reopened after a multiple vehicle crash involving a snow plow.
The wild ponies make the annual swim from Assateague Island to Chincoteague Island in the attached report from The Daily Times of Salisbury, Maryland.
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