Even though weight loss surgery increases social acceptance, it leaves patients with may different body issues.
From a patient's perspective, if there is a surgical complication, it can be painful, worrisome and even fatal. From the hospital's perspective, it means more cash in the bank, says a new study.
Researchers found that two-thirds of ovarian cancer patients do not receive the best treatment options for their disease.
More and more tourists are seeking medical care during their stay in another country.
A new study suggests that an increasing number of senior citizens are seeking Knee-replacement surgeries mostly because of the desire stay active and due to joint-damaging obesity.