Health Technology

Scientists have discovered a ‘new organ’ 
Scientists have discovered a ‘new organ’
Learn about this understudied part of the body that might affect major diseases.
“Convenient” radiation therapy? 
“Convenient” radiation therapy?
It’s not a word Joanna Mates uses to describe her breast cancer, but it’s exactly how she describes the radiation therapy she received to treat it.
A gene fix for Alzheimer’s disease?  Featured
A gene fix for Alzheimer’s disease?
Scientists say they have identified the primary risk factor for Alzheimer’s disease and even have a way to correct it.
Robots in the operating room? 
Robots in the operating room?
You may be surprised to hear more than 1.75 million robotic procedures have been performed across the U.S.
How breast cancer surgery can be virtually scarless 
How breast cancer surgery can be virtually scarless
A specialized surgeon uses a technique that removes breast cancer yet preserves the breast and nipple – without prominent scaring.
New imaging technology may help with hard-to-detect tumors 
New imaging technology may help with hard-to-detect tumors
Sometimes, mammograms aren’t enough.
The future is now: Minimally invasive hip arthroscopy 
The future is now: Minimally invasive hip arthroscopy
Find out how orthopedic surgeons are treating hip joint problems with minimally invasive techniques.