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.
Italy Student Noelle Jones GoFundMe PageNoelle Jones' dad tells KRLD she was shot six times, once in the neck and several times in the stomach. He said it did a lot of damage to her organs and she's had extensive surgeries to repair them. They are asking for help via a GoFundMe page.
'Jeopardy' Host Trebek Has Surgery For Blood Clots On BrainLongtime "Jeopardy" host Alex Trebek had surgery for blood clots on the brain, but assured fans he'd be back reading clues to contestants soon.
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.
Toddler Denied Kidney Transplant After Father Violates His ProbationThe toddler's Georgia hospital says the father's latest trip to prison has caused them to re-evaluate performing the life-saving transplant.
Woman Sues Surgeon, Cancer Center After Complications From SurgeryA North Texas woman is suing a surgeon and cancer center, claiming they left tumors inside her and took out part of a healthy organ instead.
New Hope For Tiny EvacueeInfant Sophia Gutierrez was waiting for surgery in Corpus Christi, when Hurricane Harvey intervened.
Patient's Breast Augmentation Surgery Streamed LiveAshley Devonna says she wanted to turn her surgery into an educational experience for her thousands of Instagram and Twitter followers. 
TCU Guard Fisher Not Going To Australia After Knee InjuryTCU sophomore guard Jaylen Fisher isn't going with the team to Australia after tearing a meniscus in his left knee at practice.
Leftover Opioids Are Common For Surgery PatientsSurgery patients often end up with leftover opioid painkillers and store the remaining pills improperly at home, a study suggests. The research raises concerns about overprescribing medicine.

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