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Wilderness survival instructor has a stroke just ONE DAY after undergoing a heart transplant 

Wilderness survival instructor, 35, who was shockingly diagnosed with heart failure during routine check-up suffers a STROKE a day after heart transplant Doctors discovered Jeremy White, 35, from Spokane, Washington, was in end-stage heart failure after routine knee surgery in June 2015 One month later, he had a left ventricle assist device (LVAD) implanted  Blood… Read More »

South African musician plays guitar while undergoing brain surgery

In this photo supplied by the Department of Neurosurgery, Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital on Saturday, Dec. 22, 2018, taken earlier this month during surgery South African musician, Musa Manzini, plays a guitar during brain surgery. (OnyekaValentine Ilorah for Department of Neurosurgery, Inks Albert Luthuli Central Hospital, via AP) JOHANNESBURG – His skull still open,… Read More »

New drug formulation could help people undergoing heart surgery

Scientists at the University of Bristol are to develop and test a new drug combination that could protect the hearts of patients undergoing cardiac surgery. Professor Raimondo Ascione, and Professor Saadeh Suleiman, from the Bristol Heart Institute, will explore whether treatment with two drugs, which are already used in other ways in people with heart… Read More »