Tag Archives: Surgery

Lauren Holiday: Former Soccer Star To Have Brain Surgery To Remove Tumor, Waiting Until She Gives Birth Before Surgery

Lauren Holiday, a former U.S. soccer player, has a brain tumor that needs to be surgically removed. The tumor on Holiday’s brain is benign and does not pose a threat to her unborn child. Since the tumor is benign and not a threat to her baby, Us Magazine is reporting that Holiday has decided to hold off on having the ...

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Kim Kardashian’s Cleavage And Plastic Surgery Secrets Revealed

Kim Kardashian is revealing the secret behind her cleavage looks on and off the red carpet. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star shared a series of NSFW throwback photos revealing her red carpet style secret. Kim Kardashian is an avid lover of dresses, gowns, and jumpsuits with plunging necklines. So, how does she manage to go braless in these ...

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Weight Loss Surgery May Lengthen Lives While Good Weight Loss Programs Are Hard To Find Online

Weight loss is often a difficult process for many people. After years of trying, most will never succeed at losing the weight they want and keeping it off for good. There are many ways to lose weight, and one option that dieters may want to consider if they have tried everything else is weight loss surgery. Surgery may not only ...

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Miller has surgery for torn hamstring tendon, out for worlds

United States’ Bode Miller crashes during the men’s super-G competition at the alpine skiing world championships, Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, in Beaver Creek, Colo. Miller did not finish the race. (AP Photo/Marco Trovati) By PAT GRAHAM, AP Sports Writer BEAVER CREEK, Colo. (AP) — Bode Miller had surgery to fix a torn right hamstring tendon he suffered in a super-G ...

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Patients Have Been ‘Waking Up’ During Surgery, Surprisingly Pain Isn’t The Worst Part Of The Experience

Surgeries can be a pretty nightmarish experience. The mere thought of being cut open and operated by a surgeon is enough for most people to cower in fear and seek alternative treatment methods. Now imagine “waking up” while a surgeon operates on you. Though it sounds horrific, the biggest-ever study of this phenomenon is shedding light on what such an ...

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Weight Loss Surgery Denied By Insurer To Girl With Rare Illness

Weight loss is usually something that most of us treat as optional. Sure, we could all stand to lose a few pounds, but sometimes it just isn’t worth the effort. For one 12-year-old girl in Texas, however, weight loss surgery — generally the last resort of obese people who’ve tried every diet — looks like the only step that can ...

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Teen Declared Brain Dead After Routine Tonsil Surgery [Video]

A Oakland, Calif., teenager is brain dead after going into the hospital for a routine tonsillectomy. Jahi McGrath, 13, went into Oakland Children’s hospital on December 9 to have her tonsils removed to help address a sleep apnea condition. She is now tragically on life support. According to the local CBS News affiliate, “She was supposed to go home the ...

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Weight Loss Surgery During The Holidays May Be Counterproductive

Weight loss during the holiday season may be counterproductive, as other complications can arise due to overindulgence, according to Los Angeles physician. This is one of the toughest times of the year for those with weight problems. Office parties and family parties make it almost impossible not to gain weight. However, if you are considering surgery for weight loss, there ...

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