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Researchers Develop Wearable That Measures Your Cortisol Levels

07/20/2018, The majority of fitness trackers offer pretty standard fitness tracking features, such as the steps we’ve taken, distance walked/run, calories burned, and heart rate. These are considered to be “basic” functions that most people would expect from...

PEGASI’s Smart Glasses Will Help You Sleep Better

07/17/2018, There are some of us who are lucky enough to be able to fall asleep in an instant without much fuss. However there are some of us who from time to time struggle with getting a good night’s sleep, whether it be due to the stress of the day, or the...

Microsoft Assembles A New Team Focused On Healthcare

06/27/2018, Health and technology go hand in hand, why explains why wearables like smartwatches and fitness trackers are booming because everyone wants to know how they are doing. It is also why companies like Apple have been spending a lot of resources on developing...


Smart Prosthetic Ankle Can Adapt To Uneven Grounds

06/26/2018, One of the disadvantages to most prosthetics is that they’re rather stiff in nature. For example while on the surface people with prosthetic legs look the same, when they walk it is usually a dead giveaway. However a company by the name of Vanderbilt...

iPads Are Apparently Bad For Your Neck

06/25/2018, There have been some studies in the past that have shown that using your smartphone too much can be bad for your neck. This is because of the stress and pressure you put on your neck while staring down at your phone, which during prolonged usage is...

Facebook Will Redirect Opioid Searches To A Crisis Helpline

06/21/2018, One of the “problems” with the internet being so free and open is that you can find all kinds of information online, even if they’re not necessarily deemed to be good, such as being able to search for drugs online. While Facebook doesn’t exactly...

WHO Calls Compulsive Gaming A Mental Health Problem

06/18/2018, Last year the World Health Organization (WHO) decided that they would classify “gaming disorder” as a mental health issue. Unsurprisingly there were some who disagreed with this, but now it looks like the WHO is back with a new mental health problem...

Fitbit Ace Fitness Tracker For Kids Now Available

06/12/2018, Fitness trackers such as those made by Fitbit are usually marketed towards teens or adults. However earlier this year the company announced the Fitbit Ace which is aimed towards kids. If you’re a parent who wouldn’t mind getting it for your child,...

Hospital In France Uses VR As A Drug-Free Pain Management Solution

06/11/2018, There are some that say pain is all in the mind, and to a certain extent that is true. If you’ve ever been sick and focused on the pain, it feels like it is never going to end. However if you find yourself distracted, maybe friends come to visit or if...

Apple Watch Could Soon Start Tracking Parkinson’s Disease

06/06/2018, It is clear that Apple envisions a future in which the Apple Watch can go above and beyond what fitness trackers can do, which is why it wasn’t surprising when we heard that Apple could be working on a glucose tracker for the wearable. However while we...

watchOS 5 Announced With New Walkie-Talkie Feature

06/04/2018, At WWDC 2018 today, Apple officially announced the next major update that would be coming to the Apple Watch in the form of watchOS 5. As expected the update will focus a lot on new fitness related features and improvements, but there will also be some...

Xiaomi Mi Band 3 Is Official, Will Be Priced At $26

05/31/2018, Xiaomi had previously confirmed that the Mi Band 3 will be announced alongside the Mi 8, and sure enough it has. The Mi Band 3 is the company’s latest attempts at a fitness tracker and will bring about improvements from its predecessor, which we suppose...

Study Finds AI Can Detect Skin Cancer More Accurately Than Doctors

05/29/2018, It is not surprising that we’re seeing an uptick in AI being used in the medical field, where even governments are backing such initiatives. There is good reason for this, because unlike humans, computers don’t get tired and they aren’t biased,...

FDA Approves Use Of AI Tool That Detects Wrist Fractures

05/28/2018, To detect a fracture, you’d usually have to get the part of your body X-rayed, after which a doctor will then examine it to look for the fracture. Sometimes it can be missed, depending on how small the fracture can be, which is why it is good news that...