Handyman is impaled by two steel rods in the buttocks after falling from the second floor
Surgery

Handyman is impaled by two steel rods in the buttocks after falling from the second floor

As far as bad days go, nothing can beat what this man from China just went through. The handyman from Xi’an, China fell from the second floor of a building and landed on a metal fence and got impaled in the buttocks by two steel rods. Big Ouch! The handyman …

10 Emergency Room Janitors Share Their Most Disgusting Experiences
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10 Emergency Room Janitors Share Their Most Disgusting Experiences

When you think of dirty jobs, janitors generally are the first to come to mind. But have you ever considered how much worse it must be for those janitorial servants who must clean the grime and gore of a hospital? Hospital janitors spend their days cleaning up emergency rooms, bathrooms, patient rooms, and hallways – all …

How To Know If Surgery Is Right For You?
Medical Student

How To Know If Surgery Is Right For You?

Reflect on your clinical experiences and how you felt while caring for patients. Do you: Appreciate working as a member of a team? Enjoy watching your patients improve daily after major injuries or surgical procedures? Embrace responsibility and the opportunity to make a positive impact? Excel at problem solving and …

Top 5 Voluptuous Facts About Breast Implants
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Top 5 Voluptuous Facts About Breast Implants

Breast augmentation is the most popular cosmetic surgery in the United States. It has a colorful past that would cause many women to second-guess going under the knife. The following delves into the forgotten history and the trials and tribulations that went into various attempts to perfect a procedure that still …

10 Unbelievable Medical Mistakes
Doctors

10 Unbelievable Medical Mistakes

1.The Fertility Clinic that used the wrong sperm When Nancy Andrews, of Commack, N.Y., became pregnant after an in vitro fertilization procedure at a New York fertility clinic, she and her husband expected a new addition to their family. What they did not expect was a child whose skin was significantly …

Surgery

10 People Who Woke Up During Surgery (Part 1)

People who wake up during surgery are usually traumatized by the experience. Many of them feel the surgeon’s every cut and stitch. Unfortunately, they cannot tell anyone of the agony that they are in, as they’re usually given muscle relaxants before the surgery. The medication paralyzes the patient. 10. Carol Weihrer Carol Weihrer …

"Robot surgery" are saving men from cancer
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“Robot surgery” are saving men from cancer

There’s a patient under there somewhere: The incredible medical robots that have saved a record number of men from deadly prostate cancer. £1 million Da Vinci robots have saved over 500 men with the advanced disease They are used to perform life-saving surgery at University College London Hospitals Procedures credited …

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I Made A Ring Out Of The Metal Plate From My Surgery

My longest (and most painful) project is finally finished! It was my first ski of the season in 2015, so I decided to celebrate by doing a flip. Shortly after, I was admitted to hospital with a broken collarbone and four fractured ribs. Not my finest work. Three days later …

The World’s First Human Head Transplant Has Been Successfully Carried Out
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The World’s First Human Head Transplant Has Been Successfully Carried Out

The world’s first human head transplant has been carried out on a corpse in China, according to a controversial Italian doctor who said Friday that he and his team are now ready to perform the surgery on a living person. Dr. Sergio Canavero, chief of the Turin Advanced Neuromodulation Group, …