Australian Man’s Chest Bursts Into Flames While Receiving Open Heart Surgery
The incident has prompted calls for better fire safety training in operating theatres.
I Tried it
I Got a Gum Transplant So I Could Have a Younger Smile
Sheer vanity prompted me to let a periodontist slice and dice my gums.
Preventative Botox in Your Twenties 'Is Just Self-Care'
We spoke to the people getting botox in their twenties and thirties to ward off the threat of future wrinkles.
The Brazilian Government Considers Being Beautiful a Human Right
It subsidizes nearly half a million surgeries every year.
The Truth About that Russian Woman Who Was 'Embalmed Alive' During Surgery
Formalin, the drug in question, is more powerful than what’s used to stop corpses decomposing.
What It's Like to Live with One of the World's Most Painful Disorders
Trigeminal neuralgia has been compared to searing, stabbing facial pain, or "a hot rod being stabbed in your eye while your face is being burnt off with chemicals."
Man with Bionic Penis Must Endure Two-Week Erection to Finally Use It
After 40 years and more than 100 surgeries, Andrew Wardle will finally be able to lose his virginity.
Meet the Doctor Sharing POV Videos of Surgical Procedures on Snapchat
Dr. Shafi Ahmed says the videos are a way to offer medical students in the developing world a chance to observe life-saving surgical procedures.