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X-ray photographs of a cardiac catheterization, before and after a balloon dilation. For long-term stabilization of the dilation is mostly still the implantation of a stent. (Screenshot-prints from motion pictures)

A Groundbreaking Heart Stent Experiment Reveals The Power Of The Placebo Effect

A groundbreaking new experiment reveals that stents, which are mesh wire tubes inserted into narrow or weak arteries to widen them and increase blood flow, are no more effective than treating people w...

Lung Cancer: How To Spot The Symptoms

Lung cancer is the third most common cancer in the UK, according to Cancer Research UK, with more than 46,000 people being diagnosed each year. It's one of those tricky cancers that shows few symptoms...
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Why I Made A Necklace From My Labia

Last year Tracy Kiss underwent surgery to remove part of her labia after being told by a doctor that without surgery she would would face recurrent painful cysts. In this vlog, Tracy talks about her d...