Google has quietly rolled out a search feature that lets you speak with a real doctor when you query certain ailments.
Kind-hearted hobbyists create a prosthetic hand for a five-year old boy using 3D printers, bungie cable and a little know-how.
A new electronic implant technology allows blind people to detect objects and identify the letters of the alphabet or the time on a clock face.
A doctor will perform heart surgery remotely using a robot arm, in a pioneering operation conducted at Glenfield Hopistal Leicester.
Korean researchers have demonstrated how a human arm is capable of transmitting a broadband data signal.
Medical scientists at the Shepherd Center in Atlanta, Georgia are developing a truly breakthrough piece of technology to assist those recovering from strokes or spinal injuries – a wheelchair that can be controlled by tongue movements.
Too many hours spent playing videogames indoors is contributing to a rise in rickets, according to a new study by doctors.
A tiny glass telescope about the size of a garden pea could hold the answer to patients suffering from an otherwise untreatable type of eye disease.