Surgeon Sergio Canavero will be embarking on a project to implement the world's first human head transplant.
Doctors have been using robotics to assist with surgery for a couple of decades. But now, they're experimenting with teaching the robots to do more surgical tasks on their own. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on how surgeries in the future could be performed.
Plaintiff says she reasonably expected privacy when she went to get her nose fixed. Instead, it was allegedly put online.
Spanish surgeons frustrated by a young boy's seemingly inoperable tumor turn to 3D printing to tackle the challenging operation.
A British brain surgeon says cycle helmets are too flimsy and can actually create more danger by creating the illusion of greater safety.
Part of your doctor's prep routine for surgery could one day include putting on Google Glass. CNET's Kara Tsuboi takes us inside an operating room at UCSF in San Francisco for a look at how doctors are using Glass during surgery.
In 1908, a doctor used X-rays to highlight the damaging effects of tight corsets on a woman's body.
As we're bombarded with emails, tweets and status updates, it's easy to feel like slaves to the gadgets in our lives. The advantages of being connected are great, but you don't have to be trapped in the clutches of connectivity.
Archaeologists excavating the Queen Anne's Revenge have found a variety of medical implements indicating health hazards on the high seas.
Ericsson CEO Hans Vestberg shares his vision for 5G, which includes smarter networks and, of course, much higher speeds.