Burjeel Hospital Image Credit: Supplied Highlight Burjeel Hospital offers the services of diverse specialists, including endocrinologists, ophthalmologists, dieticians, and vascular and bariatric surgeons in treating diabetes and other concomitant illnesses  Diabetes is a chronic disease, which would cause or lead to other life-threatening medical complications or conditions. For this very […]

ire crews quickly extinguished a three-alarm fire that broke out in a basement level utility room of Burnaby General Hospital late Sunday. Ryan Stelting. Ryan Stelting Crews were called to the hospital, located at 3935 Kincaid St., shortly after 10 p.m. Sunday and arrived to see heavy smoke pouring from […]

While coronavirus cases are pushing area hospitals to their limit, one Milwaukee hospital is also seeing a surprising surge in heart transplants. Continuing Coverage: Coronavirus in Wisconsin”I had a virus and it attacked my heart,” heart transplant recipient Bob Garacci said. In 2016, Garacci got the news that he would […]

Coronavirus infections have grown seven-fold since Labor Day, with Massachusetts reporting 2,674 new infections on Friday alone. Officials in Maine said they plan on Monday to renew restrictions on Massachusetts residents traveling there, requiring a two-week quarantine or negative COVID-19 test. And several other states are turning to drastic restrictions […]

Renown Regional Medical Center in Reno on Thursday opened in its parking garage a medical unit for COVID-19 patients, whose growing numbers have alarmed hospital officials. “Over the weekend, it really looked as though our back was against the wall,” with patients unable to move out of the ER because […]

Medical shows are a dime a dozen on TV these days. Among all the fast-paced dramas, one show stands out: Scrubs.  The TV show ran for nine seasons, from 2001 to 2010, and gained a massive cult following along the way. Scrubs pioneered the medical dramedy genre. Following the lives of young medical […]

© Inquam Photos/tvmneant.ro/Flavius Corfu/Reuters Firefighters at the hospital in Piatra Neamt, Romania, on November 14, 2020. Inquam Photos/tvmneant.ro/Flavius Corfu/Reuters A fire killed 10 COVID-19 patients in a Romanian hospital, and badly hurt a doctor who tried to rescue them, according to multiple reports.  The doctor who stayed to try and […]

Researchers with the Northeast Ohio VA Healthcare System strictly tracked contamination in hospital rooms of 17 newly admitted patients to determine the timing and route of transfer of bacteria within patients’ rooms. Before testing, rooms were completely cleaned and sanitized, and all patients screened negative for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) […]

Emme Rylan has been Lulu Spencer on General Hospital since 2013. Pic credit: ABC Emme Rylan is rumored to be out at General Hospital, and it looks like she may have cryptically confirmed her firing. Yesterday, news broke that both Emme and William deVry were reportedly let go from the […]

Those of us who have lived around here for a while have grown accustomed to seeing construction cranes and trailers at the local hospital. As the community has grown steadily, so has Bozeman Deaconess Hospital with almost continuous expansion. And it hasn’t just been more rooms for patients and office […]