Hospital-acquired sepsis cases drop, but treatment costs rise, report finds

Dive Brief: Healthcare consulting company Premier reported a 15% drop in hospital-associated sepsis cases among member hospitals over the past three years. But the news is not all good. Patients who develop sepsis in the hospital are 10% more likely to experience the worst kind, septic shock, raising the average per-case cost of treating the… Read More »

Meet the Vagina Whisperer: New York gynecologist who creates 'perfect vaginas'

Meet the Vagina Whisperer: Inside the clinic of star New York gynecologist who creates ‘perfect vaginas’ – complete with molds of his creations lining the walls Gynecologist Dr Amir Marashi – the ‘vagina whisperer’ – performs about 200 cosmetic vaginal surgeries a year Figures show more than 10,700 women undergo the surgery in the US… Read More »