Tag Archives: Surgery

Plastic surgery horror stories: 7 botched procedures that made the news in 2019

Plastic surgeons and medical boards have long-warned against traveling abroad for risky cosmetic procedures without doing proper research, but several of these patients chose to take their chances. Others simply went off recommendations from friends. Many of these patients expressed immediate regret, and in many cases, it’s easy to see why. 1. Florida woman loses… Read More »

When to quit smoking before surgery

The other medication is Chantix, a medication that mimics low doses of nicotine to help reduce withdrawal symptoms. Even when your surgery goes smoothly, smoking causes your body, heart, and lungs to work harder than if you did not smoke. This study showed when to quit smoking before surgery current smokers have a notably higher… Read More »

Baby girl thriving at two months after breakthrough surgery in the WOMB to treat spina bifida

Baby girl thriving at two months after breakthrough surgery in the WOMB to treat spina bifida at just 25 weeks Allee Mullen, from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, was 20 weeks pregnant when her daughter was diagnosed with spina bifida Spina bifida is a birth defect that occurs when the spinal cord doesn’t form properly, which can cause… Read More »

Hospital offers 'instant' six-pack abs surgery and the results are horrifying

Craving chiseled abs but not arsed heading to the gym? A hospital in Thailand is offering a ‘painless’ surgery which gives you an “instant” six-pack. A hospital in Bangkok is offering “instant” six-pack surgery for those who are too lazy to work out. Masterpiece Hospital CEO and surgeon Raweewat “Sae” Maschamadol said that they receive between 20 and 30… Read More »