Medical Technology

A Laser Could Finally Replace Stitches In The Operating Theatre

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 02.04.2015 | UK Tech

A scientist in Israel has developed a handheld laser which he believes could bring about the end of using stitches or glue to close up a patient at th...

Robot Surgeons Are Not The Future, They Are Now The Present

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Tech

A surgical robot fitted with multiple arms has carried out its debut operation in England, in a technology breakthrough which will make new treatments...

This Tech Could Help You Live Forever

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.01.2015 | UK Tech

Imagine being able to extend your life span by 15 per cent but without any of the negatives that come with being older for longer? That could soon ...

Science Is Disgusting

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 12.01.2015 | UK Tech

General Electric's new CT scanner is something of a modern marvel. Using significantly less radiation while capturing pin sharp images it's aiming to ...

How We're Advancing in Healthcare and Why I'm Excited

Emily McLaren | Posted 27.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Emily McLaren

One of my friends recently told me that she doesn't intend on opting-in to the current government pension scheme, nor does she intend to get a private pension plan because she figures due to being overweight, a smoker and an unrelenting lover of cider, she won't live to get a pension.

This Headband Can Apparently Cure Migraines

Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Tech

A new health gadget claims to be able to provide transformative relief to migraine sufferers -- without the use of drugs. The Cefaly headband, whic...

Google Unveils Smart Contact Lens, But Don't Be Scared

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Google has announced plans for a 'smart contact lens' to monitor glucose levels in your blood stream. At first glance the image released by the sea...

'Nanobots' To Conduct 'Secret Army Missions' To Fight Disease

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Stealthy nanodevices have been developed that may in future conduct "secret army" missions in the body to monitor or treat disease. The large molec...

'Nanobots' To Conduct 'Secret Army Missions' To Fight Disease

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Stealthy nanodevices have been developed that may in future conduct "secret army" missions in the body to monitor or treat disease. The large molec...

WATCH: 'X-Ray Specs' Can Actually See Through Skin

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

For years X-Ray Specs were a staple product featured in the back pages of comic books, designed to lure imaginative schoolboys into sending 50p to a P...

This New Artificial Eye Is The Most Realistic Ever Made

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 05.06.2013 | UK Tech

A new artificial eye developed in the UK has a cosmetic 'pupil' which can dilate and contract in different light conditions. Developed at Nottingha...