Hospitals acquire new technology to fight superbugs
By: Leigh Goessl
As the use of antibiotics continues to rise, many bacteria have become resistant to the effectiveness of many drugs. These types of bacteria, known as "superbugs", are becoming a growing problem. The term "superbug" emerged in 1985, according to Merriam Webster. And since that time...
3-D printer creates synthetic ear
By: Marilla Mulwane
Science is always finding new ways to make life better. Technology that once astounded the world is always getting an update and astounding everyone again. This time the technology is printers. Remember when it was awesome to use a machine from home that printed vivid...
How a 3-D printer helped save a baby's life
By: Penne Cole
Kaiba Gionfriddo was just six weeks old when he was diagnosed with severe tracheobronchomalacia, a rare respiratory disease that caused his airway to collapse, making him stop breathing and turn blue. At just two months’ old, baby Kaiba had to be intubated to help him...
By: Robin Lamb
Modern medicine has made great progress in diagnosing and treating physical ailments, but it has rarely had the same success when it comes to disorders of the brain. The major problem is that the brain is such a complicated piece of machinery; its estimated 86...

 

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