Narcolepsy Surgery

Four years of nightly seizures have driven Rachel Vella to what many people consider their last resort, brain surgery. 2 years ago up pinpointing the problem was almost impossible but now with emerging imaging technology it is possible.”the development of a world-first brain imaging analysis technique, led by Florey Professor Graeme Jackson and PhD student […]

“HelpMeSee” in the face of Cataract Blindness

20.3 million people in the developing world, or half of all the blind people in the world, suffer from cataract blindness. There are children that will grow up without ever using their eyes despite the fact that a simple surgery could cure it in less than the time it takes to finish an SAT session.  […]

Amazing Medical Miracles

Miraculous medical cures are not only the plots of your favorite television shows, but also real life medical marvels that occur in reality as well. The following are five stories that could be taken straight from a television show, but the fact that they are completely real is what truly makes them medical miracles. 1. […]