Man Loses Thumb In Accident, Doctors Replace It With Big ToeAn Illinois mechanic who lost his thumb in an accident has the use of his hand again after having doctors attach his toe as a replacement.
Doctors Find Surgical Sponges Left In Woman For At Least 6 YearsAccording to a Feb. 21 report, the 42-year-old woman went to doctors after experiencing bloating in her lower abdomen for three years.
Mother Arrested For Son's 323 Hospital Visits, 13 Surgeries, Report SaysPhysicians believe the woman's behavior fits the disorder known as Munchausen syndrome by proxy, a condition in which a person exaggerates or imagines medical problems to gain attention.
Japanese Company Awarding Six Extra Vacation Days To Workers Who Don't SmokeA spokesman for Piala Inc. said their policy was adopted after non-smokers said the long breaks by smokers had become a problem.
Miami Heat's Rodney McGruder Undergoes Successful SurgeryThe Miami HEAT announced today that guard Rodney McGruder underwent successful surgery to repair a left tibia stress fracture.
Baby Born With 4 Legs, 2 Spines Survives Unique SurgerySurgeons in Illinois have successfully operated on a baby from Africa who was born with two spines and an extra set of legs protruding from her neck.
Trendy Procedure Has Many People Raising Their EyebrowsFuller brows are having a major fashion moment.
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.
Eye Surgery CheatersWhether you love them or hate them, you may need them to read. Reading glasses, or cheaters as they're sometimes called, are a fact of life for many people over a certain age. But now, help is on the way in the form of a new procedure being tested by the FDA. CBS4's Eliott Rodriguez says in a few years you may be able to ditch those reading glasses for good.
Marlins Jose Fernandez Invites Media To Rehab Throwing SessionThe Miami Marlins' ace Jose Fernandez is showing off to the media his rehab routine as he recovery from season-ending elbow surgery.
Growing Trend Helps Arms Go From Flab To Fab We all have body parts we’d like to change or improve. But, for those dealing with loose skin after a major weight loss, you often can’t exercise it away. Now, there’s a remedy for that.
Chihuahua Receives Surgery After Community Makes Donations “Timmy” the small Chihuahua found shot over the weekend underwent surgery Monday afternoon to repair his leg.