New stem cell treatment being trialled by Barts NHS Trust heals a 52-year-old's heart.
Canavero says he is getting ready to carry out the first ever human head transplant.
The identified mutations could just be a natural random variation with no harmful effect.
'Truly amazing' technique could prove more useful than mammograms.
Two first-cousins are only 1.8% more likely than unrelated parents to produce a child with a serious genetic disease.
The study on tadpoles linked the fatty acids to growth of neurons and their synapses.
Condition causes loud snoring and memory and thinking problems for people in their late 70s
MRI scans show what causes distinctive popping sound when cracking knuckles.
A Californian man ruptured a tendon in his thumb after playing Candy Crush Saga for six weeks non-stop.
We hear lots about the downsides of porn. But there are some major health benefits too.
First biological evidence of repair of damaged myelin in the human brain discovered.
54% reduction in seizures was reported for the epileptics who were given cannabidiol
England forward Raheem Sterling was pictured inhaling 'hippy crack' nitrous oxide by The Sun.
IBM to use Watson artificial intelligence system with Apple HealthKit and ResearchKit to spearhead medical revolution
Study suggests breath test could identify cancerous cells in patients.