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Toe amputation surgery (VIDEO)

Toe amputation surgery (VIDEO) Toe amputation is a common procedure performed by a wide variety of

Why facial recognition is the future of diagnostics

It’s 2049 and you’re feeling sick. Instead of going to the doctor — which has become

An artificial womb successfully grew baby sheep and humans could be next (VIDEO)

Inside what look like oversized ziplock bags strewn with tubes of blood and fluid, eight fetal

Two kids cured of leukemia by genetic engineering

We’ve been hearing for all of our lives about the battle for a cure for cancer.

It’s Official: A brand-new human organ has been classified

Researchers have classified a brand-new organ inside our bodies, one that’s been hiding in plain sight

No more injections? Presenting Smart Insulin Patch

Gone are the days when nursing used to only involve treating the sick based on instincts.

This crazy heart-hugging robot could save the lives of transplant patients (VIDEO)

A new type of soft robotic sleeve has been invented to keep a weak or damaged

Check out how vasectomy (or male birth control) is done.

The vasectomy is a definitive form of male contraception. This procedure is fast, simple and has

In a first, brain computer interface helps paralyzed man feel again

Imagine being in an accident that leaves you unable to feel any sensation in your arms

Gut bacteria and the brain: Are we controlled by microbes?

The gut has defenses against pathogens, but, at the same time, it encourages the survival and