Doctors to remove 10-pound-tumor from boy’s face

MIAMI — Doctors in Florida are planning to remove a 10-pound tumor from a Cuban teen’s face. The Miami Herald reports that 14-year-old Emanuel Zayas and his parents recently traveled to Miami on a medical visa. Dr. Robert Marx, chief of oral and maxillofacial surgery for the University of

First digital pill approved lets doctors track patients’ meds

A pill that can be digitally tracked through the body has been approved for the first time in the US. Abilify MyCite aripiprazole pills, which are used to treat schizophrenia and manic episodes, have an ingestible sensor inside them that records when they are taken. The drug was first approved

First digital pill approved lets doctors track patients’ meds

A pill that can be digitally tracked through the body has been approved for the first time in the US. Abilify MyCite aripiprazole pills, which are used to treat schizophrenia and manic episodes, have an ingestible sensor inside them that records when they are taken. The drug was first approved

Ambulance crews are ’failing to reach dying patients quick enough’

AMBULANCE crews are failing to reach dying and critically ill patients quick enough, a shock probe has revealed. Paramedics are expected to reach the most serious emergencies - such as cardiac arrests or strokes - within eight minutes. But an ITV News investigation has revealed that strained ambulance crews are

Dermatologist gets restraining order against angry ex-patient

A Manhattan judge has barred a disgruntled former patient from protesting outside a skin doctor’s offices with a poster that calls him “The Butcher” and the ­“Madoff of dermatology.” Judge Erika Edwards issued the temporary restraining order Tuesday morning pending an Aug. 9 hearing on the matter. The judge made the ruling

Ex-patient’s protests getting under dermatologists’ skin

This Manhattan dermatologist can make blemishes disappear– but not an angry ex-patient who claims he botched her laser facial treatments. Dr. Eric Schweiger​ ​– who has 26 offices in the New York metro area​ ​– is suing to banish former client Bozena Ginalski from the city sidewalks near his Manhattan locations. The

GOP senator: Ignore Trump’s tweets, focus on health care

A Louisiana senator on Sunday said the country needs to ignore President Trump’s tweets and focus more on the real worries faced by Americans’ families when discussing healthcare. “Our focus cannot be on the tweet. Our focus has to be on that kitchen table family paying $20,000, $30,000 and $40,000 for