A 21-year-old woman with a gunshot wound to the face has undergone a total face transplant at Cleveland Clinic. It’s the hospital’s first transplant of effectively 100 percent of a patient’s facial tissue, and its third face transplant overall.
Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps is the most decorated Olympic athlete ever. But this week, people were chattering about more than his butterfly stroke. They were commenting on his game face.
Would you rather have TV’s Marcus Welby, Hawkeye Pierce or Gregory House on hand in a health crisis? Discover how America voted in a survey. And learn more about our relationship with doctors.
Using fluoride toothpaste on babies, even as teeth are first appearing, is key to stopping cavities from forming, researchers say. Do you know the latest recommendations for preventing tooth decay in your children as their teeth come in, and fall out? Find practical tips to using fluoride safely to keep their teeth strong.
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The timing is ideal for renewed attention in our quest to eradicate cancer. Our knowledge of the genomics of cancer has dramatically grown over the past decade, resulting in new forms of targeted therapies.
Cleveland Clinic is the first U.S. center to screen women for uterus transplant. The research study, groundbreaking for the United States, offers hope to women who can’t carry a pregnancy because of uterine factor infertility.
Take a look at the incredible top ten medical innovations from Cleveland Clinic’s 2016 Medical Innovation Summit.
Cleveland Clinic’s Health Hub has a new look – and a new name to go along with it. Now the site is easier to use than ever before.
Hospital ranks No. 1 in Ohio and No. 5 in the nation; 13 specialties place among nation’s top 10; No. 1 in the nation for heart care for 21st consecutive year.
If you’ve noticed that your cardiologist’s or internist’s advice about how to keep your heart healthy changes over time, you’re not alone. Clinical guidelines are based on the most current evidence-based medicine. So if your doctor tells you at one visit that you need a certain diagnostic test or medication and at the next one … Read More