Donor kidneys are safe to use for transplants even if they aren’t in tip-top shape, according to new research.
After suffering several major heart attacks, a transplant was Jang Jaswal's last hope. After just three months on the list, he received his new heart—and his life changed in ways he never could have imagined.
“In 2013, I had the first of three laparoscopic surgeries for endometriosis. Had I known then what I know now, I could have avoided at least one of those surgeries.”
A hysterectomy can cause major hormonal changs that put you at greater risk of thyroid cancer and other thyroid issues.
If you're planning to get weight loss surgery, here’s what you should know about contraception during your recovery and beyond.
A recent Yale study warns that a specific minimally invasive surgery used to perform the common hysterectomy can increase the risk of death in women who had undetected uterine cancer.
Sterotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) gives people with inoperable lung cancer new hope.
Is there a cure for psoriatic arthritis, does it always include psoriasis, and do biologic medications give you cancer? Let's finally debunk these PsA myths.
Finding out you have a BRCA gene mutation can be scary. But knowledge is power, and you can take these steps to prevent and detect breast cancer early.
While many people sing the praises of marijuana and its benefits, the drug isn’t without its risks. And the latest may affect your sedation levels in the operating room.