“Dr. butt” on the run: woman dies after illegal Butt surgery in Brazil

You want to let your buttocks plump up and paid for it with their lives. After an illegal Operation in the apartment of a doctor, the patient died. A prominent Brazilian Schönheitschirurgmit the nickname Dr. Popo is after the death of a patient on the run. Denis Furtado is searched according to the authorities since Tuesday by the police because […]

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New technique developed to detect autism in children

Researchers have developed a new technique to help doctors more quickly and accurately detect autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in children. In a study led by the University of Waterloo, researchers characterized how children with ASD scan a person’s face differently than a neuro-typical child. Based on the findings, the researchers were able to develop a technique that considers how a […]

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Young athletes may need one-year break after knee surgery

After surgical reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament, young athletes are now recommended to undergo at least a year’s rehab and thorough testing before resuming knee-strenuous sport. Research shows that those who return to sport relatively soon after surgery incur a highly elevated risk of a second ACL injury. “What’s absolutely essential is to let the rehab take time. Every […]

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Artificial skin could give superhuman perception: Iron oxide nanoparticles in silicone show promise as a skin replacement material

A new type of sensor could lead to artificial skin that someday helps burn victims ‘feel’ and safeguards the rest of us, University of Connecticut researchers suggest in a paper in Advanced Materials. Our skin’s ability to perceive pressure, heat, cold, and vibration is a critical safety function that most people take for granted. But burn victims, those with prosthetic […]

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