These Veterans Have Endured Not Having Their Gender-Affirming Surgeries Covered. That’s About To Change.
"I already, essentially, have given myself the mentality that I wasn't going to get this surgery until I was probably, you know, closer to 40 years old."
He "thought that I would look better with bigger, 'better' boobs."
Listen: Netflix’s “Vanishing At The Cecil Hotel” Isn’t A Murder Mystery—It’s About A Mental Health Crisis
“That video in the elevator drew a lot of people in. But I knew what that was the second I saw it. She wasn’t operating in the same reality—She was somewhere else.”
We’re told breasts should inspire lust and envy — but what about self-loathing?
"When I first awoke, it felt something like sleep paralysis."
"Y'all think I'm editing my body? Just ask me for a video. It's simple."
Mike and Kristin look back on the year after his hair transplant surgery and reveal how he's changed.
The Vermont senator has canceled campaign appearances until further notice.
Ruby Rose Posted An Extremely Graphic Video Of Her Neck Surgery, Revealing That Stunts Had Left Her At Risk Of Paralysis
The Batwoman star needed emergency surgery after two injured discs came close to severing her spinal cord.
Six months ago, Mike (with the help of the Ladylike ladies) experienced the consultation, surgery, and post-op recovery for a state-of-the-art robotic hair transplant.
He's got the moves like himself.
“My life could have been 100% different if one person would have told me the truth,” Irene Kuzemko told BuzzFeed News.
Cameron Underwood was injured in 2016 and had the transplant in January 2018.
Hector Hernandez learned that his “beer belly” was actually a massive tumor caused by a rare form of cancer in his abdomen.
Very important: They are extremely cute.
In a freak accident, Xavier Cunningham fell out of a treehouse face-first onto a meat skewer. Somewhat miraculously, he is expected to make a full recovery.
"That the first after-birth poop would be the scariest experience of my life."
The epidural is just the beginning.
They won't take away your pain, but they'll make things a little easier.
Dena Knapp alleges that she was severely and permanently injured after her surgeon removed the wrong organ during an operation.
"Not the emotional ones--that's for therapy. The physical scars!"
The patient, a US veteran who was injured by a bomb in Afghanistan, underwent the 14-hour transplant procedure on March 26.
Jérôme Hamon's immune system rejected his first face transplant, and it was removed in 2017. But this January, surgeons were able to perform a second transplant, making medical history.
It’s “another staggering statistic that shows how tragic the opioid crisis is,” a transplant expert said.
Raul Reyes woke up with a swollen foot. Four days later, it was amputated to save his life. Here's what you need to know. (Warning: This post contains graphic photos.)
According to the Department of Health and Human Services, anywhere from 20-80% of women will develop fibroids before they reach 50.
In South Korea, beauty isn't "something to be envied, but something to be attained." —Dr. Joo Kwon
"I honestly don’t know how things are going to end up but I do know this: I am grateful. I am grateful that it wasn’t much, much worse."
The active-duty military member is the first person to receive sex reassignment surgery under a new waiver program that allows the Pentagon to pay for it.
"You can love yourself and change yourself at the same time."
"I wouldn't change it for anything in the world."
"No one should go to work late because they were putting on an extra set of eyelids."
Even as plastic surgery becomes increasingly acceptable, old ideas about class and race continue to play outsized roles in how and on whom we’ll accept it.
Everything you’ve ever wanted to know in one place.
Wait, do I really wish I could see on the other side of that curtain?
“It’s a completely useless procedure that never works and disfigures men, and could kill you,” one urologist said.
A Minneapolis woman posted a video to Facebook that appears to show a police officer shooting her two dogs.
I'm at a point in my life and in my pain where I'm willing to try anything.
Women Claim This Surgery Has Cost Them Their Happiness, Their Sex Lives, And Hundreds Of Thousands Of Dollars
"I pretty much cry myself to sleep every night."
A brand new nose in just 5 minutes.
Medicine has come a LONG way, we'll just leave it at that.
"I stood silent during Beyoncé's first pregnancy when you thought it was OK to bully her when you accused her of never being pregnant, but I simply cannot this time."
TOWIE's Lauren Goodger is no stranger to surgery, but swore off cosmetic procedures last year in favour of the natural look.
"I'm having pain in my foot watching this."
RIP, very good turtle.
Racism and transphobia won't keep these people down.
The Emmy-nominated actor died due to complications from surgery.
We want to hear your stories.
The results were eye opening.
She explained exactly why her lips looked different, and said she's "exhausted" by the speculation.
"On the outside I'm great, but inside, my body is trying to destroy itself."
Can wasabi make your lips more plump?
She spoke on live TV to implore young men and women to think twice about going under the knife – only to be bombarded with abuse about her lips.
"There's my potato face, y'all."
Anias and Jadon McDonald are currently undergoing surgery for skull reconstruction as individuals.
Sutter Brown the corgi is still recuperating after emergency surgery discovered cancerous growths, only some of which were able to be removed.
"After battling depression, two attempted suicides, and many broken relationships – I overcame my hurdles and hardships".
Me as a pet fish owner.
For heaven's sake, please don't try this at home.
Ink that tells a story.
About a decade ago, a doctor told me I had a 50-50 chance of dying from ovarian cancer. Here's what I remember from the year when I lived, instead.
It's very impressive, but medical applications are a long way off.
A tale of two uneven boobs, and the woman to whom they are attached.
Warning: This video contains graphic images.
WARNING: There's some blood and Keith's insides.
Millions of men share this problem but no one is talking about it.
Because raisins give us trust issues.
"It's like a little fish tank!"
“Cancer has shown me what life is worth…”
The singer broke her silence on Twitter, saying she is recovering from a surgery, but does not have cancer.
“I once got dumped during sex…”
Doctors say Patrick Hardison — who was severely burned on his face and scalp in the line of duty — has received the most extensive facial transplant performed to date.
Comedy Central says the surgery was a success and the comedian is now recovering.
I had three strokes in my thirties and nearly missed out on a life with my daughter thanks to an undiagnosed congenital heart defect.
"People should know that something like this can happen to a young, completely healthy person."
The pain is your feet trying to tell you something!
So much beauty. So much stress.
Not for the faint of heart.
Instead of taking out your faulty kidney, they'll just plumb a new one in on top and you'll have three kidneys. Now you know.
Don't worry! This story has a happy ending.
This shit could only happen in Straya.
Blake Morrow's The Beth Project takes traditional before-and-after weight loss photos to an entirely new level.
The 45-year-old Canadian political firebrand completed surgery on Monday to remove a cancerous tumor in his abdomen.
How often do you see something stuck up a butt?
And the photos are fascinatingly gruesome. Medical science is pretty neat! WARNING: Graphic images.
A judge ruled April 2 that Michelle-Lael Norsworthy is constitutionally entitled to gender reassignment surgery. It is the first time a judge has ordered the state to provide the surgery to an inmate. [Update: California Attorney General Kamala Harris will appeal and has asked the trial court to put the decision on hold.]
Guess which one of us has testes?
"You don't have to be perfect — just be present."
The 39-year-old actress wrote in the New York Times Tuesday about her choice to remove her fallopian tubes and ovaries to reduce her risk of cancer.
Not being able to get married sucks. But it's just one of many conversations.
"My butthole hurrrrrrrrts."