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surgery

Having a C-section?

Moms who have come before you offer their top tips for preparation and recovery.

A new approach to glioblastoma?

More aggressive surgeries that target the tumor and its surrounding tissues could improve survival period.

Thoughts about C-sections

Health officials worldwide are on a mission to reduce the number of cesarean section births.

Return of the house call?

At-home hospital care may be the wave of the future.

Patient Story

‘Nothing will stop me’

Little Zinnia DeMaria has defied the odds since Day 1. Now the 7-year-old is in 'turbo mode' after 22 surgeries and months in the hospital.

Patient Story

Healthy and grateful

During a trip to her Michigan cottage, a burst aneurysm lands a Dallas woman in the emergency department. Two surgeries later and she's up and running.

Terrible acid reflux? Consider surgery

For the right candidate, this procedure may be more effective than medication.

Patient Story

Visions of better tomorrows

Not all strokes happen quickly. But quick action still makes all the difference.

Get a grip on hand pain

Left untreated, rheumatoid arthritis and other conditions can worsen and lead to bigger problems down the road.

Ovarian cyst? Consider ‘watchful waiting’

Study: Most women can simply be monitored over time for benign growths, rather than undergoing surgery.

The downside to yo-yo diets

Losing and regaining weight isn’t just demoralizing, it’s dangerous. There are better options for you.

The stone signs

Gender, age and ethnicity can all affect the likelihood of a patient developing gallstones.

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