This surgery makes short people a few inches taller
This surgery makes short people a few inches taller. Credit: Hashem Al-Ghaili
The Dutch Surrender New Netherland
Get the facts on the only Dutch colony in mainland North America, which included present-day New York City.
Saving Bentley’s brain: Daring surgery aims to fix a gaping hole in baby’s skull
A daring surgery had to put a part of a baby's brain, which was growing outside of his skull, back where it belonged.
Head Transplant Carried Out On Monkey, Claims Maverick Surgeon
The plan to perform a human head transplant is on track, says Sergio Canavero, after successful experiments on monkeys and mice. The head transplant juggernaut rolls on. Last year, maverick surgeon Se...
Eating Kale Is Making People Seriously Sick
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Firefighter Receives World's Most Extensive Face Transplant
A team of surgeons at New York University’s Langone Medical Center has carried out the world’s most extensive face transplant, with the medical school’s dean Robert Grossman calling the operation “a m...
Women Feet Surgery - Plastic Surgery To Look Better In High Heels
Women of the world, you probably know this moment, too: You ask the polite shoe salesman to bring you that snakeskin lace-up stiletto or navy ballet flat in a 9 or 7 or whatever, and he brings a shoe ...
Doctors Reattach Toddler's DECAPITATED Head After Horror Car Crash
THIS toddler has made a miracle recovery after his head was DECAPITATED in a near-death car crash. Little Jackson Taylor is now on the mend after surgeons miraculously reattached his head to his neck....
Man Whose Penis Was Ripped Off As A Child Has 8 Inch Bionic Replacement
A man whose penis was ripped off as a child has been fitted with an 8-inch bionic replacement. Mohammed Abad, 43, has undergone pioneering surgery over the last three years to have the new fully funct...
In Graphic Detail, Medical Journal Describes ‘Heavy Overtones’ Of Sexual Assault In Operating Room
If you were freaked out by the news in June that an anesthesiologist had talked trash about her patient while he was unconscious on the table in front of her, you'd better brace yourself. There's more...
'Da Vinci' robot allows patients to leave hospital two days after major surgery
The Da Vinci robot, used by the Newcastle Hospital Trust, has allowed patients to leave hospital within two days of surgery, suffering only minimal post-operative pain.
Tenor performs Schubert during brain tumor surgery (VIDEO)
An opera singer from Slovenia was performing Schubert while undergoing a brain cancer surgery in a Dutch clinic, later posting the video from the operating room online.
The Operating Room of the Future - InSightec - Dr. Kobi Vortman Technion Alumnus
InSightec® is the pioneer and global leader in MR guided Focused Ultrasound Surgery (MRgFUS) . InSightec developed ExAblate, a product which pioneers the use of MRgFUS, and provides a personalized non...
Maryland Boy Makes History As 1st Pediatric Dual Hand Transplant Recipient
On Tuesday, doctors at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia announced that the 8-year-old boy had become the first child in the world to receive a dual hand transplant. Leading up to the surgery --...
Two Blind Sisters See for the First Time
Sonia and Anita, two sisters living in India, have been blind since birth, but a simple eye operation makes it possible for them to see their mom for the first time.
The Dutch Surrender New Netherland
Get the facts on the only Dutch colony in mainland North America, which included present-day New York City.
Voorbereidend wetenschappelijk onderwijs
Voorbereidend wetenschappelijk onderwijs (vwo) or pre-university secondary education is the highest variant in the secondary educational system of the Netherlands, attended by approximately one fifth ...
Voorbereidend wetenschappelijk onderwijs - Wikipedia
Rijksdienst voor het Cultureel Erfgoed
Rijksdienst voor het Cultureel Erfgoed (RCE, Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands) often abbreviated as Cultureel Erfgoed, is a Dutch heritage organisation working for the protection and conser...
Rijksdienst voor het Cultureel Erfgoed - Wikipedia
Lijsttrekker ([ˈlɛistˌtrɛkər], list puller) is a Dutch term used in the Netherlands, Belgium and Suriname for the top candidate of a party on a party list. He or she is almost always the party's pol...
Lijsttrekker - Wikipedia
Eating Kale Is Making People Seriously Sick
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Fritessaus or frietsaus ("fries sauce") is a Dutch accompaniment to French fries, served popularly nationwide. It is similar to mayonnaise, but with at most 25% fat and is usually sweeter than mayonna...
Fritessaus - Wikipedia
IJ (Amsterdam)
The IJ (pronounced [ɛi̯]; sometimes shown on old maps as Y or Ye) is a lake, formerly a bay, in the Dutch province of North Holland. It is known for being Amsterdam's waterfront. Some claim it is wr...
IJ (Amsterdam) - Wikipedia
Van Eyck
Van Eyck or Van Eijk ([vɑn ˈɛi̯k]) is a Dutch toponymic surname. Eijck/Eyck or Eijk are archaic spellings of modern Dutch eik ("oak") and the surname translates as "of the oak tree". People with this ...
Van Eyck - Wikipedia
Man plays guitar during brain surgery
In a medical first, a patient has played the guitar while undergoing brain surgery in the US to help surgeons pinpoint exactly where to place electrodes to treat the effects of his Parkinson's disease
Hoger algemeen voortgezet onderwijs
The havo or hoger algemeen voortgezet onderwijs (literally: "higher general continued education") is a stream in the secondary educational system of the Netherlands. It has five grades and is generall...