More women are choosing to undergo a mastectomy today than ever before, a new report found.
Surgeons at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine are planning the first ever penis transplant in the United States for war veterans.
A new study is reporting that selfies have increased the demand for plastic surgery.
According to a new study, researchers are in the process of creating a breath test that can detect fungal pneumonia.
The director of the CDC, Thomas Frieden stated that medical experts might need to reassess how they deal with highly infectious diseases, particularly Ebola.
Two new studies are reporting that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) does a poor job at regulating medical devices.
According to a new study, people with diabetes who lived in poorer neighborhoods were more likely to lose a limb than wealthy diabetics.
A new blood test can detect whether or not a heart transplant patient will reject the organ, Stanford University researchers reported.
A new study found that men reported higher levels of pain after major surgeries than women.
For patients suffering with mesial temporal lobe epilepsy (MTLE), that cant be treated with medications, a minimally invasive laser procedure performed under MRI guidance provides a safe and effective alternative to surgery, according to a new study.
A new study found that 14 percent of kidney stone patients suffer from complications.
The latest numbers from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons revealed that butt lifts procedures are getting more popular.
Erin Brockovich's latest campaign aims to ban birth control, Essure from the market.
California Governor, Jerry Brown just passed a bill that will allow nurse practitioners, certified nurse-midwives and physicians' assistants to perform abortions during the first trimester of a pregnancy.
A Brooklyn doctor, Oleg Davie was arraigned for manslaughter and criminally negligent homicide after he performed liposuction on a patient with a weak heart, ultimately killing her.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.