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Gwynedd woman’s sight saved thanks to double eye transplant from ‘heroes she never knew’

A woman whose sight was saved thanks to a double eye transplant wants to encourage others to consider donating their organs. In 2012 Jennifer Jones, 29, was diagnosed with keratoconus – a serious eye condition which causes a cone-shaped bulge to

Heart Transplant Scenario In India Very Dismal, Say Health Experts

NEW DELHI: Lack of infrastructure, logistical constraints, and myths and stigma attached to organ donation are the major hurdles keeping the rate of heart transplant in India at an “abysmal low” vis-a-vis in the west, according to health experts. Cardiovascular diseases

Men perceived as younger, more attractive after hair transplant for baldness

Does how much hair a man has matter in how he is perceived? The answer is yes, according to a new article published online by JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery. A survey by Lisa E. Ishii, M.D., M.H.S., of Johns Hopkins University