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.
In the United States, a patroon (from Dutch patroon, owner or head of a company, also employer) was a landholder with manorial rights to large tracts of land in the 17th century Dutch colony of New N...
Patroon - Wikipedia
Stamppot (English: 'Mash Pot') is a traditional Dutch dish made from a combination of potatoes mashed with one or several other vegetables, sometimes also with bacon.These vegetable pairings tradition...
Stamppot - Wikipedia
Kruidnoten ([ˈkrœytnoːtə(n)]) are a cookie-like confectionery, traditionally associated with the early December Sinterklaas holiday in the Netherlands.The term kruidnoten is often confused with pepern...
Kruidnoten - Wikipedia
Eating Kale Is Making People Seriously Sick
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Clandestine church
A clandestine church (Dutch: schuilkerk), defined by historian Benjamin J. Kaplan as a "semi-clandestine church", is a house of worship used by religious minorities whose communal worship is toler...
Clandestine church - Wikipedia
Bargoens is a form of Dutch slang. More specifically, it is a cant language that arose in the 17th century, and was used by criminals, tramps and travelling salesmen as a secret code, like Spain's Ger...
Vertrokken onbekend waarheen
Vertrokken onbekend waarheen (VOW) is a Dutch term meaning "left town, destination unknown", used in resident registrations for a person who does not live at his registered address in the Netherlands ...
Kabouter is the Dutch/Afrikaans word for gnome or leprechaun. In folklore, the Dutch Kabouters are akin to the Irish Leprechaun, Scandinavian Tomte, the English Hob, the Scottish Brownie and the Germa...
't kofschip
The 't kofschip ([ət ˈkɔfsxɪp], the merchant-ship) or 't fokschaap rule is a mnemonic that determines the endings of a regular Dutch verb in the past indicative/subjunctive and the ending of the past ...