Surgery

Advocates call on the government to scrap forced trans divorce and surgery

Activists are calling for state and territory governments to remove the requirement for trans people to undergo surgery and be unmarried before …

LGBTQ

Spotlight: Indian doctors remove 97 pellets from 27-year-old's chest in rare surgery - Xinhua

NEW DELHI, Jan. 6 (Xinhua) -- Believe it or not, doctors in India have reportedly removed as many as 97 pellets from a 27-year-old man's chest in a …

News (China)

Africa:African Patients Twice As Likely to Die After Surgery - Report

(Photo: The Observer)Cape TownPatients in African hospitals are twice as likely to die after surgery than the average patient across the globe, and …

Medicine

African Patients Twice As Likely to Die After Surgery - Report

African Patients Twice As Likely to Die After Surgery - ReportAfrican hospitals suffer a higher post-operative death rate than the global average …

Medicine

'Twice as many die' in Africa after surgery

<b>Patients undergoing surgery in Africa are more than twice as likely to die following an operation than the global average, researchers say.</b><p>But they say the most worrying revelation was just how few Africans have access to elective surgery - surgery that is scheduled in advance.<p>The number of these …

Medicine

Andrew Luck returns from Netherlands, doesn't think he needs another surgery - CBSSports.com

Luck is back after a rehab trip to Europe and on Friday he broke his silence<p>Colts quarterback Andrew Luck is back from the Netherlands, where he …

Football (U.S.)

Star Giants safety Landon Collins fractured his forearm, might need surgery - CBSSports.com

The Giants' terrible season got even worse on Sunday<p>It's been a trying season for the New York Giants, and it got even more difficult on the …

Football (U.S.)

Broncos confirm Siemian out for season with shoulder injury

Denver Broncos head coach Vance Joseph confirmed on Friday that quarterback Trevor Siemian will be placed on injured reserve with a left shoulder …

Sports

Mumbai: Doctors separate conjoined twins after 12-hour surgery

After spending over a year being joined to one another, twins Love and Prince were successfully separated on Tuesday, post a 12-hour surgery at the …

Medicine

Marcus Mariota reportedly battling hamstring, ankle injuries; may need surgery - CBSSports.com

The Titans' best player has had the worst season of this NFL career in 2017<p>The Titans' Marcus Mariota has been one of the biggest mysteries of 2017. …

Football (U.S.)

Eight Dedham Doctors Among Boston's Best: List

More than 1,600 doctors were recognized by Boston Magazine.<p>Everyone knows the best hospitals around are in Massachusetts, so it stands to reason we …

Boston

Jimmy Kimmel’s infant child has a second heart surgery

LOS ANGELES — Jimmy Kimmel’s 7-month-old son, whose heart condition has made the late-night host an unlikely player in American politics, had a …

Heart Surgery

Medical miracle: 50 years since first heart transplant

Dr Christiaan Barnard performed the world's first human-to-human heart transplant on December 3, 1967.<p>This week marks a significant milestone in experimental surgery - one that would be cheered, debated, and forever talked about. Fifty years ago, South African surgeon Christiaan Barnard …

Medicine

Woods ready to rumble at Hero

ALBANY, Bahamas – Not that long ago the only use of a golf club for Tiger Woods was as a crutch to get out of bed.<p>Now the two-time FedExCup champion …

Golf

Yankees' Aaron Judge expected to be ready for spring training after shoulder surgery - CBSSports.com

Judge underwent the arthroscopic procedure on his left shoulder on Monday<p>The Yankees announced on Tuesday that slugging outfielder and AL Rookie of …

Baseball

Sydney mother of boy with no eyes pleads for help

A determined Sydney mother is hoping to raise $100,000 for pioneering treatment after her son was born without eyes.<p>Archie Innes, 10-months-old, was …

Amazing

Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez verify their reunion with a kiss

Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez have finally confirmed their romance is back on by sealing their reunion with a public kiss.<p>The young couple dated …

Selena Gomez

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Selena Gomez

North Korea defector 'stabilised' after second surgery - South Korean surgeon

SEOUL (Reuters) - A North Korean soldier who suffered critical gunshot wounds during a defection dash over the border to South Korea this week stabilised on Wednesday after a second round of surgery, a doctor treating him said.<p>A North Korean guard post is seen in this picture taken from an …

North Korea

North Korean soldier in critical condition after being shot multiple times in defection attempt

A North Korean soldier shot while defecting to the South had undergone several surgical procedures and was in a critical condition, South Korea's government and military said on Tuesday, with doctors expecting to save him.<p>"Until this morning, we heard he had no consciousness and was unable to …

Korean Peninsula

New details about North Korea soldier shot six times as he defected to South

The US-led United Nations Command (UNC), which monitors the Panmunjom border truce village where the defection occurred Monday, said the soldier had …

North Korea

Cataract Eye Surgery- The Best One

1.Among the five sense organs in a human body eyes is one of them. Eyes are responsible for catching the light and sending the electro-chemical …

Biotechnology

Real-life nude cartoon character makes political debut

Shoshka is the brainchild of one of Israel's best-known cartoonists<p>Anyone heading into the Knesset midday Monday witnessed an unusual site: A …

World News

Colts to place Andrew Luck on injured reserve, no plans for more surgery - CBSSports.com

Luck's season is over before it starts<p>It's official: Andrew Luck's 2017 season is over before it ever got started. The Colts plan to place their …

Football (U.S.)

Surgery best option for Colts, Luck?

Unfortunately, the first part of what we said on Monday has come true.<p>Andrew Luck's season is officially over with news of his placement on the …

Medicine

Doctors stabilize leg of Bears' Zach Miller following emergency surgery - CBSSports.com

The Bears tight end was in danger of losing his leg after a scary injury in Sunday's game against the Saints<p>Bears tight end Zach Miller's left leg …

Football (U.S.)

Morning Heart Surgery Patients 'Twice As Likely' To Suffer Potentially Fatal Complications

'Time of day appears to be a significant factor in the outcome from surgery.'<p>Having heart surgery in the the morning could double your risk of …

Medicine

Bear with 'monstrously enlarged' tongue saved by vets in four hour surgery

Sky News - First for Breaking News, video, headlines, analysis and top stories from business, politics, entertainment and more in the UK and …

UK News

Celtics' Gordon Hayward unlikely to return this season following surgery - CBSSports.com

Hayward is expected to make a full recovery, but don't expect to see him on the court this season<p>Celtics forward Gordon Hayward had surgery Wednesday …

Basketball

Rodgers' timeline for return will be clearer after surgery

The Packers are smart to wait on an IR decision regarding Aaron Rodgers, because they won’t have a timeline on his recovery until after the surgery …

Tony Romo