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Tiger Woods Live: Latest Updates on Golf Star’s Car Accident and Surgery

Tiger Woods Live: Latest Updates on Golf Star’s Car Accident and Surgery Tiger Woods Live: Latest Updates on Golf Star’s Car Accident and Surgery Here’s what you need to know: Tiger Woods at the United States Open in September.Credit…Hilary Swift for The New York Times Tiger Woods was injured in a serious car crash, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department …

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Jameson Taillon Revamped Delivery After 2nd Tommy John Surgery

Jameson Taillon Revamped Delivery After 2nd Tommy John Surgery

Jameson Taillon Revamped Delivery After 2nd Tommy John Surgery Jameson Taillon Revamped Delivery After 2nd Tommy John Surgery The pitcher the Yankees acquired in a recent trade with the Pittsburgh Pirates is still known as Jameson Taillon. He still stands 6 feet 5 inches and he still throws with his right arm. But he is not the same pitcher he …

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It’s Not Your Parents’ Hip Replacement Surgery

It’s Not Your Parents’ Hip Replacement Surgery

It’s Not Your Parents’ Hip Replacement Surgery It’s Not Your Parents’ Hip Replacement Surgery Enter the robot. The robotic equipment’s software uses the information generated by the scan to create a personalized preoperative plan for the surgery. With the surgical plan in place, the surgeon uses the robotic arm to insert each end of the artificial hip joint exactly where …

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Surgery in the Time of Covid

Surgery in the Time of Covid

Surgery in the Time of Covid Surgery in the Time of Covid In a list of “guiding principles,” the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons cautioned its members that during the pandemic, decisions to proceed with elective surgery “should be locally based” and take into account “incidence, prevalence, patient beds, hospital beds, ventilators and personal protective equipment,” in addition to local …

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Music During Surgery May Aid Recovery

Music During Surgery May Aid Recovery

Music During Surgery May Aid Recovery Music During Surgery May Aid Recovery Patients undergoing surgery who listen to soothing talk and music while under anesthesia may wake up feeling less pain and require less pain medicine. German researchers randomly assigned 385 surgery patients to one of two groups. The first wore earphones during their operations, listening to an audiotape that …

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New Guidelines Cover Opioid Use After Children’s Surgery

New Guidelines Cover Opioid Use After Children’s Surgery

New Guidelines Cover Opioid Use After Children’s Surgery New Guidelines Cover Opioid Use After Children’s Surgery Some adolescents may be particularly at risk for problems with opioids, especially those who have had substance use problems in the past, and those who have mental health problems. With patients at higher risk, Dr. Hadland said, such as those with anxiety or depression …

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Brain Surgery for a ‘Sweet Boy’: Saving Cronutt the Sea Lion

Brain Surgery for a ‘Sweet Boy’: Saving Cronutt the Sea Lion

Brain Surgery for a ‘Sweet Boy’: Saving Cronutt the Sea Lion Brain Surgery for a ‘Sweet Boy’: Saving Cronutt the Sea Lion VALLEJO, Calif. — The adolescent patient turned sullen and withdrawn. He hadn’t eaten in 13 days. Treatment with steroids, phenobarbital and Valium failed to curb the symptoms of his epilepsy. Then, on Sept. 18, he had a terrible …

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The Underused Weight Loss Option: Bariatric Surgery

The Underused Weight Loss Option: Bariatric Surgery

The Underused Weight Loss Option: Bariatric Surgery The Underused Weight Loss Option: Bariatric Surgery Although guidelines set in 1991 limit recommendations for bariatric surgery to those most severely affected by obesity, current evidence indicates that young people who are not yet morbidly obese may be especially likely to benefit from weight-loss surgery. Most adolescents who are obese remain obese as …

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‘I Had Heart Surgery in the Middle of a Coronavirus Hot Spot’

‘I Had Heart Surgery in the Middle of a Coronavirus Hot Spot’

‘I Had Heart Surgery in the Middle of a Coronavirus Hot Spot’ ‘I Had Heart Surgery in the Middle of a Coronavirus Hot Spot’ MIAMI — I really did not want to have heart surgery. Who wants their chest sliced open and carved like a turkey in the middle of a pandemic hot zone? But that’s what I did in …

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Megan Thee Stallion reveals she was shot in both feet and needed surgery: ‘The worst experience of my life’

Megan Thee Stallion reveals she was shot in both feet and needed surgery: ‘The worst experience of my life’

Megan Thee Stallion reveals she was shot in both feet and needed surgery: ‘The worst experience of my life’ Megan Thee Stallion reveals she was shot in both feet and needed surgery: ‘The worst experience of my life’ Megan Thee Stallion has disclosed further details of an incident in which she was shot, which she describes as “the worst experience …

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