Theranos CEO faces ban from operating a blood-testing lab
Regulators propose two-year ban for founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes.
Report: Facebook is deleting medical marijuana pages
This comes despite the businesses being legal in their respective states.
A sponge-filled syringe could save you from bleeding out
FDA approves the XSTAT 30 for use by paramedics and other first responders.
MIT researchers develop ingestible sensor to measure vital signs
A team of researchers developed an ingestible device that converts your internal sound waves into your heart and breathing rates.
Robotic exoskeleton and zaps of electricity helped man walk again
It's not the first time Mark Pollock tested Ekso Bionics' exoskeleton, but he can now move more na...
Octopus-inspired surgical tool will dig deep into your guts
Telecommuting surgeons are becomingly increasingly adept at working on humans but there are still...
Prosthetic electrodes will return amputees' sense of touch
For all the functionality and freedom that modern prosthetics provide, they still cannot give...
Telesurgery tests highlight the limits of the Internet
Telesurgery has the potential to bring surgeons in contact with patients anywhere, any time. In a...
Apple's ResearchKit is now open to medical researchers
ResearchKit, Apple's open-source initiative to transform iDevices into medical diagnostic tools, i...