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NHS hospital to trial genetic analysis for blood pressure patients

Volunteers will be sought at a blood pressure clinicMatthew Horwood/Getty By Adam Vaughan A hundred people undergoing treatment at a UK hospital are to get their DNA analysed in a pioneering trial. Around 85,000 people with rare disorders in the UK have already had their genomes sequenced through the National Health Service as part of the… Read More »

Hospital offers 'instant' six-pack abs surgery and the results are horrifying

Craving chiseled abs but not arsed heading to the gym? A hospital in Thailand is offering a ‘painless’ surgery which gives you an “instant” six-pack. A hospital in Bangkok is offering “instant” six-pack surgery for those who are too lazy to work out. Masterpiece Hospital CEO and surgeon Raweewat “Sae” Maschamadol said that they receive between 20 and 30… Read More »

Canadian hospital, vendor collaborate on ‘head-only’ MRI

Synaptive Medical is developing a magnetic resonance imaging system that aims to provide the imaging technology directly at the point of care. The Nova Scotia Halifax Authority is collaborating on the project to develop the head-only MRI—called Evry—with Synaptive Medical, a designer of surgical planning and navigation technologies. The technology will be worked on and… Read More »