Medical Breakthroughs

Plastic Surgery Miracles

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle

From the pioneering stem cell surgery that allowed Katie Piper to partially regain her sight after being blinded by an acid attack, to cranial reconst...

New Brain Machine That Moves Paralysed Limbs

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 20.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle

American scientists have come a step closer to discovering a way of ‘curing’ paralysed limbs by creating technology that delivers direct electroni...

Kidney Tumour Removed Using ‘Bionic Hand’

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 11.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A hand-held robotic surgical tool has been used for the first time in the UK to remove a deadly kidney tumour. Doctors from the Manchester Royal In...

Proteins That Help Prevent Head, Neck, Breast And Pancreatic Cancer Discovered

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 03.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A protein that slashes the survival rates of head and neck cancer sufferers has been discovered - leaving scientists feeling positive that it could be...

Wireless Drug Microchip A Step Closer

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A wirelessly operated implantable microchip that feeds drug medication directly into the bloodstream has been successfully trialed by American scienti...

Could Aspirin Stop The Spread Of Cancer?

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 15.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Australian scientists have discovered that non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) such as aspirin, could prevent cancer tumours growing and sp...

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Best Of 2011

HuffingtonPost.com | Kyrsty Jade Hazell | Posted 23.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

What a year 2011 has been in lifestyle! We want to celebrate it by looking through the best health, medical and beauty breakthroughs of the year, ...

Can A Damaged Heart Mend Itself?

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 23.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Imagine if a damaged heart could miraculously repair itself? Chinese scientists believe that this revolutionary act could soon be a reality after ...

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Life-Changing Medical Breakthroughs Of 2011

HuffingtonPost.com | Kyrsty Jade Hazell | Posted 05.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

From the discovery that breast cancer tumours can be killed in seconds by boiling them to a potent new vaccine for Alzheimer's as well as potential cu...