November 23, 2019

DOCTORS MANAGE TO PUT PATIENT IN SUSPENDED ANIMATION

Operating a heart can be almost impossible if the organ cannot be isolated and stopped temporarily. Surgeons today can provoke cardiac arrest and use heart-lung bypass, […]
August 15, 2018

BRITISH RESEARCHERS FIND DRUG THAT STOPS THE EVOLUTION OF DEGENERATIVE BRAIN DISORDERS

British scientists at the Toxicology Unit of the Medical Research Council, in Leicester, believe they have just a found a drug that could stop dementia and […]
August 11, 2018

DOCTORS REMOVE WOMAN’S LUNGS AND KEEP HER ALIVE FOR SIX DAYS TO SAVE HER

April 2017. Doctors at a hospital in Toronto had to perform a radical intervention that had never been tried before to try save a woman’s life. […]
August 10, 2018

LET OUR BODIES DISSOLVE

(Photo: Dean Fisher, director of the Donated Body Program at the David Geffen School of Medicine, photographed by Spencer Lowell) How our bodies are disposed of […]

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