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Alternative Medicine Alone as Cancer Treatment Linked to Lowered Survival

Americans Are Spending Billions Nipping and Tucking

Anesthesia Before Age 4 May Have Slight Impact on Later School Performance

Angelina Jolie's Mastectomies Tied to Rise in Genetic Testing

Angioplasty Outcomes Almost Equal Among Hospitals

Are Women Surgeons Better Than Men?

Awake for Aneurysm Brain Surgery, Better Results?

Balloon-in-a-Pill Helped Obese Patients Lose Weight

Blood Test May Gauge Death Risk After Surgery

Busiest Docs Get Best Results With Heart Valve Surgery

Can Brain Scans Help Doctors Navigate Epilepsy Surgery?

Can Surgery Trigger Rare Muscle Disorder?

'Cancer Pen' Could Help Surgeons Spot Tumor Cells in Seconds

Cardiology Still a Man's Field, Survey Finds

Common Post-Op Ear Drops Tied to Eardrum Perforations in Kids

C-Sections May Be Causing Evolutionary Changes

Deciding If Double Knee Replacement Is Right for You

Delaying Chemo After Lung Cancer Surgery? Better Late Than Never

Does Healthy Skin Around Suspicious Moles Need Removal?

'Don't Cut Yet, Doc, I Can Hear You'

Double Mastectomy May Mean a Hit to the Paycheck

Early Rotator Cuff Surgery Helps Return to Activity

Easy Fix for Post-Op Shivers?

Emergency Surgery Riskier for Kids in Poorer Countries

Gastro Issues May Be Downside to Weight-Loss Surgery

Gut Bacteria Changes After Some Weight-Loss Surgeries

'Halo' Effect Common After Lasik Eye Surgery

Heavy Kids Fare Worse in One Way After Surgery

Hernia Patients May Need Fewer Opioids After Surgery, Study Finds

Home Beats Rehab for Knee, Hip Replacement Recovery

Hospitals Not to Blame for Most Opioid Addiction: Study

How Doctors Decide to Treat a Ruptured Achilles

Incision Length Linked to Pain After Cesarean

Is Full Lymph Node Removal Always Needed for Melanoma?

Is Surgery Always Necessary for Gallstones?

Is Surgery Always Needed for Kids' Appendicitis?

Knee Replacement Doesn't Always Pay, Researchers Say

Laser Therapy Shows Promise Against Eye 'Floaters'

Less Invasive Procedure May Treat Fibroids Without Harming Fertility

Less-Invasive Fibroid Treatment May Be 'Under-Used'

Limiting 'Cold Time' Could Make More Organs Available for Transplant

Lower Back Disk Surgeries May Benefit All Ages

Lung-Sparing Surgery May Boost Mesothelioma Survival

Many Opioid Addictions Surface After Surgery, Study Finds

Many With Breast Cancer Unnecessarily Choose Double Mastectomy: Study

Mechanical Heart Valve Noise May Mean Sleepless Nights

Migraine Linked to Higher Stroke Risk After Surgery

Misunderstood Gene Tests May Lead to Unnecessary Mastectomies

Music May Soothe the 'Savage Beast' of Post-Op Pain

New Guidelines Say No to Most 'Keyhole' Knee Surgeries

'Nipple-Sparing' Mastectomies Don't Raise Odds of Cancer's Return: Study

Not All Hospitals Equal When It Comes to Pancreatic Cancer Care

Novel Procedure Improves Kidney Transplant Success

Obese Don't Have to Lose Weight Before Joint Replacement: Study

Obesity May Not Compromise Knee Surgery Success

Obesity Slows Recovery for Heart Surgery Patients: Study

'Observation' Best Option for Most Low-Risk Prostate Cancer

One Weight-Loss Surgery Shows Lasting Results

Opioids Over-Prescribed After C-Sections: Studies

'Optimal' Facelifts Do Make You Look Younger, Study Finds

Parkinson's Disease May Originate in Gut, Study Says

Penicillin Misconceptions May Raise Post-Op Infection Risk

Plastic Surgeons Often Miss Patients' Mental Disorders

Plastic Surgeons Urge Giving Up E-Cigs Before Procedure

Pradaxa Beats Warfarin After Heart Rhythm Procedure: Study

Preparing for Anesthesia: 5 Tips You Should Know

Preventive Mastectomy Rates Vary by State

Prostate Cancer Treatments Have Varying Side Effects, Study Shows

Robotic Surgical Tools Tough to Keep Clean

Rude, Disrespectful Surgeons May Also Be More Error-Prone: Study

Seniors Get Good Results From Herniated Disc Surgery

Shocks From Implanted Defibrillators Trigger Health Costs of Their Own

Should More Kids Have Their Tonsils Out?

Smokers Prone to Problems After Joint Replacement: Study

Smoking May Raise Risk of Complications After Joint Surgery

Study Finds Options to Opioid Use After Knee Surgery

Surgeons Play Big Role in Women's Choices for Breast Cancer Care

Surgery Can Be Trigger for Teen Opioid Abuse

Surgery for ACL Tear Often Successful Over Long Term

Surgery May Be Best for Advanced Melanoma

Taking Opioids Before Knee Surgery Could Raise Pain Later

Taking Statins May Boost Heart Surgery Outcomes

U.S. Military Surgeons Helped More Than 6,000 Afghan Adults

Weight-Loss Surgery May Curb Risk for Certain Cancers

Weight-Loss Surgery May Help Obese Patients Beat Diabetes

Weight-Loss Surgery May Leave Some Anemic

Weight-Loss Surgery Offers Long-Term Benefit to Very Obese Teens

Weight-Loss Surgery Pays Off for Severely Obese Teens

Weight-Loss Surgery Tied to Lower Heart Risks

What Men Need to Know About ED Drugs and Anesthesia

Which Heart Bypass Surgery Works Best?

Women Fare Better Than Men After a Heart Valve Replacement

Women Fare Poorly With Aortic Aneurysm: Study