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Scientists Create Artificial Blood For Humans ‘Will Be Manufactured In Factories’

This might sound like something straight out of a criminal investigation TV show but rest assured this is real. A trial is all that stands between blood production on a wider scale. It would involve production of artificial blood derived from stem cells... 

Surgeons Successfully Implanted 3D Printed Skull For The First Time Ever

3D printing continues to impress and extend advantages to the field of medicine. It has now worked its magic to help replace a human skull. A successful operation was performed on a patient, 22 years of age, who was struck by a rare bone disorder which... 

Scientists Discover New Cancer Treatment That Causes Cells To Explode

Losing a loved one to something as virulent as cancer is devastating. A number of methods have been employed to combat this deadly disease in the past. Researchers at Karolinska Institute of Stockholm in Sweden now present a fresh method that leads to... 

This Tiny Camera Could Take Real Time 3D Images From Inside the Heart and Blood Vessels

Technology seems to be making life a whole lot easier for the likes of doctors and scientists, alike. Now surgeons can benefit from 3D images showing the insides of human arteries and veins from more than one direction. All thanks to a 1.5mm snapper that... 

This Woman Invented a Way to Run 30 Lab Tests on One Drop of Blood

Are you one those people who feels that a week is too long a wait for blood tests to produce a result? Maybe you are stressed due to the long wait and eager to get your results earlier. Afterall, the earlier the results arrive the earlier you are familiarized... 

New Revolutionary Membrane Keeps Your Heart Beating Forever

3D printing has hit the home run with yet another medical breakthrough. This time around scientists have discovered a way to keep the heart up and running perpetually. A 3D printed electronic membrane performs the magic for this to accomplish. As an alternative... 

3D Printed Heart Model Saves Boy’s Life

3D printing is becoming more and more useful as the days go by. From being able to fulfill an on-duty astronaut’s appetite to being able to print Honda concept cars, this means of technology has impressed all and sundry. Since these advancements haven’t... 

PillCam Is A New Endoscopy Camera That You Can Swallow

It’s a well-known fact that colonoscopy is a great pain in the butt. For those unaware, it’s a process employed by doctors to examine a patient’s bowel state. Insecure as it may sound, it constitutes the insertion through the rectum of a camera... 

Apple iWatch Could Predict If You’re About to Have a Heart Attack

Heart attacks have accounted for plenty of lives in the past, and continue to be a cause of concern. Lack of awareness and inability to timely act make a stroke an inevitable occurrence. In such times of need, the situation only gets worse if one is short... 

Eating Low-fat Yogurt Reduces The Risk Of Type 2 Diabetes [Research]

Have you been noticing any symptoms of diabetes lately? If that is the case, you might want to kiss your beloved pack of potato chips goodbye for good. “What do I eat to survive the scare”, you might wonder. The latest research conducted by University...