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Facial Reconstruction
Rebuilding faces with techniques borrowed from the film industry.
How one man’s discovery of a general anaesthetic led to pain-free surgery.
A polyester implant is healing crippling shoulder injuries.
How the almost accidental discovery of X-rays changed medical diagnosis.
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The Cure’s medical reporters take you on a journey to the frontiers of world health, from cutting-edge scientific breakthroughs to advances in affordable healthcare for those who need it most.