Healthy Black Kids Die More Often After Surgery Than White Kids, Study FindsIn comparison to healthy white children, healthy Black children are more likely to suffer complications and deaths after surgery, a new study finds.
Surgeon Removed Woman's Kidney By Mistake, Lawsuit ClaimsAn Iowa woman is suing her doctor after he allegedly removed her kidney instead of another body part during surgery in 2016.
New Research Suggests Drinking Fluids Before Surgery Can Aid RecoveryThe typical instructions before surgery had been nothing to eat or drink after midnight. Now, doctors are saying you can have something to drink up to two hours before.
Giants' Longoria Having Hand Surgery, Hopes To Return Soon
Report: 49ers' Solomon Thomas To Avoid Surgery On Knee InjuryThomas exited in the second half of Sunday's loss with the injury.
Report: Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. To Have Ankle Surgery This WeekBeckham was the last of four Giants' receivers knocked out of Sunday's game.
Report: Giants' Closer Mark Melancon To Undergo Season-Ending SurgeryMelancon has been on the disabled list twice this season and is 1-2 with a 4.13 ERA.
WWE: Pro Wrestler Ric Flair Out Of Surgery And RestingWorld Wrestling Entertainment says pro wrestling legend Ric Flair is out of surgery and resting after being hospitalized.
Sharks' Joel Ward Underwent Surgery On ShoulderIs expected to be completely healed for the start of next season.
Local Winemakers Use 100% Of Profits To Pay For Surgeries On Cleft Lips And PalatesThey call them wines with a cause. A UC Davis doctor and his wife have turned their winemaking hobby into a growing business.
Wine Company Donates Profits To Fund Cleft Lip SugeriesSenders Wines donates 100% of their profits to surgical outreach programs that help people overseas with cleft palate and cleft lip surgeries.
Transgender California Inmate In Limbo Over SurgeryAn unusual confluence of events means it could be months before a transgender California inmate knows if she will have the sex reassignment surgery that she says is critical to her mental health.
Surgeon Placed On Probation For Removing Patient's Wrong Kidney A California surgeon has been disciplined for removing a prison inmate's healthy kidney and leaving the diseased one intact.
Breast Cancer Study: Double Mastectomy Does Not Offer Increased Survival ChanceThe study, involving 200,000 California women treated for cancer in one breast, confirmed what doctors and scientists suspected—removing both breasts does not always mean a better end result.
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