New study reveals what it feels like to wake up during surgery

The largest study of its kind has provided insight into what happens when a patient wakes up during surgery...

This is how amazing your brain is...

The human brain is awesome. It functions 24 hours a day from the day we are born and only stops when we die.

Long-term complication rate low in nose job using patient's own rib cartilage

Using a patient's own rib cartilage for rhinoplasty appears to be associated with low rates of overall long-term...

Publishing: The peer-review scam

When a handful of authors were caught reviewing their own papers, it exposed weaknesses in modern publishing...

Fragile X study offers hope of new autism treatment

People affected by a common inherited form of autism could be helped by a drug that is being tested as a treatment...

Protein structure 'holds key to heart muscle disease'

Researchers, including some from King's College London, say they now understand why faulty alpha-actinin stops...

Scientists develop process that turns human waste into rocket fuel

Researchers from the University of Florida say they have found a way to put this waste to use; they can convert it...

Artificial pancreas better than pump for managing type 1 diabetes

A trial of two types of external artificial pancreas shows they are both better at keeping glucose levels stable...

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