Category: Health News

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Doctors 3D-print ‘living’ body parts

Custom-made, living body parts have been 3D-printed in a significant advance for regenerative medicine, say scientists. The sections of bone, muscle and cartilage all functioned normally when implanted into animals. The breakthrough, published in...

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Stryker to buy Physio-Control for $1.28B

Stryker hopes to expand its product offerings and broaden its global reach with the acquisition. Medical technology company Stryker is buying Physio-Control International Inc. for $1.28 billion, which will help expand its product offerings and broaden...

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Meteorite might have killed man in India

Scientists will determine if the object that killed a man Saturday was a meteorite NEW DELHI — Indian scientists will examine remains from an object that fell from the sky Saturday, causing a large explosion which...

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Suicide prevention app trial

An NHS mental health trust is working with US researchers to develop an app that may stop people from killing themselves. Liverpool-based Merseycare and Stanford University have been in talks on how the technology...

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Advice on Norovirus this winter

News from our local NHS Trusts People planning to visit hospitals and other healthcare facilities in Shropshire are being asked to stay away if they have experienced any symptoms of Norovirus. Norovirus, sometimes known...