Articles for Tag: "surgery"

Memory loss and undergoing anesthesia 
Memory loss and undergoing anesthesia
A recent study looks at whether people who receive the sleeping gas experience loss of memory.
Calming words can help ease anxiety before surgery 
Calming words can help ease anxiety before surgery
A study finds that conversational hypnosis might help people feel more relaxed and comfortable.
Are some early stage breast cancers overtreated? 
Are some early stage breast cancers overtreated?
For some women diagnosed with stage 0, experts say there may be other options.
Hip replacement helps mom reclaim her life 
Hip replacement helps mom reclaim her life
After arthritic joint pain, a young woman undergoes life-changing surgery.
One man’s journey to standing upright again  Featured
One man’s journey to standing upright again
An accident left Ronnell Booze a quadriplegic. But now he has a new lease on life.
4 things to consider before having a hip replacement 
4 things to consider before having a hip replacement
Here are a few ways to make the most of this potentially life-changing operation.
Patients benefit from online surgery prep 
Patients benefit from online surgery prep
Tech savvy surgeons are using multimedia to educate their patients prior to surgery.