medicine

WHAAAAAAAAA!: What Eyeball Stitches Look Like

These are Redditor Philawesomeraptor's girlfriend's eyeball stitches. She recently got a cornea transplant after suffering from a degenerative eye disease, and this is the result. Admittedly, it's...
July 23, 2012

Scientists One Step Closer To AIDS Vaccine

AIDS: like the shitty entertainment center my neighbor set by the road, nobody wants it. But now scientists believe they're one step closer to a vaccine after...
September 27, 2011

Finally, Some Quality Lab-Grown Urethras

Seen here looking suspiciously like krazy straws, lab-grown urethras created from patients' own bladder cells have been successful transplanted and functioning properly. Please note: this doesn't mean...
March 8, 2011

Medical Miracles: Stem Cells Cure Man's HIV?

Allegedly an HIV-positive German man with leukemia (that's pretty cruel, God) was given a stem-cell transplant from a donor that's HIV resistant, which has left the man...
December 14, 2010