A Canadian team has come up with an ingenious solution for using an ordinary power drill safely in surgery – wrapping it in a sterile bag
Charities warn patients are not being taught how to use potentially life-saving asthma inhalers and allergy auto-injectors correctly.
One of Sierra Leone’s top doctors, Victor Willoughby, died from Ebola hours after the arrival of experimental drug ZMab, medical officials say.
A stem cell therapy has been approved for widespread medical use in the EU for the first time.
A Japanese stem cell scientist at the heart of a scandal over false claims and fabricated research has resigned.
It’s almost Christmas, and Sula’s new ear implants mean she will be able to hear carols and jingle bells this year.
Regularly taking painkillers such as aspirin and ibuprofen may help protect against some forms of skin cancer, research suggests.
The precise part of the brain that gives people a sense of direction has been pinpointed by scientists.