Cancer sufferer is first in UK to have a new bladder made by a robot

Cancer sufferer first in UK to have bladder replaced with a new one created inside his body by a robot The bladder was constructed from the patient's own bowel tissueThe Da Vinci robot is so dexterous it can peel a grape | UPDATED: 10:11 GMT, 20 March 2012 A cancer sufferer has become the first person in the UK to benefit from a robotically-constructed bladder.

US warned French breast implant maker PIP 10 YEARS before silicone scandal

U.S. warned French breast implant maker 10 YEARS before silicone scandal brokePIP”s saline devices described as “adulterated”U.S. health authorities issued warning in 2000Firm”s silicone implants already under investigationThousands more women could be affected The French breast implant maker at the heart of a worldwide scandal was warned about the quality of its products more than 10 years ago, it emerged today