We all know how new 3D tech is revolutionising the cinema and gaming industries, but the latest use of 3D photography allows plastic surgeons to show their patients what a little nip and tuck might make them look like.
Microsoft founder Bill Gates has explained his belief that developments in low-cost mobile phone technology can improve global health.
Twitter is emerging as a potentially valuable means of real-time, on-the-go communication of healthcare information and medical alerts, say doctors
Canadian researchers have created a touchy-feely robot that detects tougher tumour tissue in half the time, and with 40 per cent more accuracy than a human.
Bioengineers at Duke University in America have developed a laboratory robot that can successfully locate tiny pieces of metal within flesh and guide a needle to its exact location, all without the need for human assistance.
A new study in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine reports that computers are becoming more and more dangerous, with an accident rate that's increasing twice as fast as ownership.
Scientists at Tel Aviv University are just three years away from inserting miniature medical 'submarines' into patients to treat cancer and protein problems
Top robotics expert Professor Noel Sharkey of the University of Sheffield has called for international guidelines to be set for the ethical and safe application of robots before it is too late.