24 Amazing Facts About Your Heart

You may not think much about your heart as it steadily pumps blood to all your organs. But at Cleveland Clinic, we think about hearts a lot. Enjoy 24 fun, surprising facts about your ticker.

Cleveland Clinic Performs Second Face Transplant (Video)

In a 24.5-hour surgery in late September, nine Cleveland Clinic surgeons and multiple specialists performed the hospital’s second face transplant on a middle-aged man who suffered severe facial trauma and other complications from a car accident. The surgery included transplantation of about two-thirds of the scalp, the forehead, upper and lower eyelids, eye sockets, nose, … Read More

Death with Dignity, Better Skin and Other News of the Week

Here is this week’s round-up of stories from around the Web featuring Cleveland Clinic experts that we know you won’t want to miss. Death with dignity Twenty-nine-year-old Brittany Maynard suffered from an aggressive form of brain cancer that was not treatable. She stirred up controversy when she posted her plans on social media to “die … Read More

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Savvy Parents, Gut Microbes and Other News of the Week

Here is this week’s round-up of stories from around the Web featuring Cleveland Clinic experts that we know you won’t want to miss. Quick study Parents can quickly become quite knowledgeable about their children’s health and medical condition, with online medical literature and information-sharing just a few taps and clicks away. That becomes even more … Read More

News of the Week: Focus on Ebola

Here is this week’s round-up of stories from around the Web featuring Cleveland Clinic experts that we know you won’t want to miss. This week, we are focusing on Ebola. Abundance of caution Nurses from Cleveland Clinic and MetroHealth Medical Center were among those on the airplane to Cleveland Oct. 10 with a Dallas nurse … Read More

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Belly Fat, Toxic Tattoos and Other News of the Week

Here is this week’s round-up of stories from around the Web featuring Cleveland Clinic experts that we know you won’t want to miss. Expanding waistlines There was good news and bad news this week on the obesity front. While overall body-mass index numbers haven’t changed in the United States in the last decade, our waistlines … Read More