Cutting-Edge Robot Making Open-Heart Surgery Less InvasiveFebruary is American Heart Month. It is a time where health professionals aim to bring awareness to cardiovascular disease and maintaining a healthy heart.
Tearful Jimmy Kimmel Recounts Newborn Son's Open Heart SurgeryA tearful Jimmy Kimmel turned his show's monologue into an emotional recounting of his newborn son's open-heart surgery — and a plea that all American families get the life-saving medical care they need.
Contaminated Machines Linked To Heart Surgery Infections Health officials are warning patients and healthcare providers over the risk of infections spread by contaminated operating room machinery during open-heart surgery.
State Eyes Repeal Of Standards For Pediatric Cardiac SurgeryA proposal by the Department of Health would reduce state oversight of hospitals where cardiac surgery is performed on children.
Report: South Florida Hospital Lacks Pediatric Open Heart Surgery ExperienceExperts say a South Florida hospital lacks the experience to safely perform pediatric open heart surgeries.
Doctors Use 3D Printed Heart To Plan Surgery For 4-Year-OldA 4-year-old, born with a rare congenital heart disease, has a better chance at a normal life thanks to doctors, and a 3D model printed of her heart.
Teen Heart Surgery Patient Heads Home In Time For PromA Miami area teen who underwent heart surgery at Miami Children’s Hospital is going home just in time to attend her 8th grade prom.
Miami Heart Surgeon Displaying Techniques, Reassuring Patients On YouTubeFor parents, having a child who needs surgery can be terrifying, especially when you don't know what that surgery entails.
Shannon Hori's Little MiracleOn Monday, singer Celine Dion introduced her twins to the audience of Oprah. And then on CBS4 News at 5, I told my own miracle story of my twins.