Surgeons use their wrenches to treat a patient with a brain tumour


SURVIVORS in North Korea are using their wands to treat brain tumours, as doctors discover they are more adept at performing surgery and using a new type of surgical tool.Key points:The country has one of the world’s worst brain tumorous rates with more than 400,000 people diagnosed with the disease annuallyThe country’s surgeons are also […]

How to make surgical masks that look like surgical scrubs


A surgical mask is an essential part of any health care provider’s arsenal.But to be truly effective, the mask needs to keep the patient’s skin soft, clean and dry.A scrubs mask will not do.A scrub cap will not keep the skin dry.But a surgical mask does.┬áTo make one, you will need a lot of ingredients.First, […]