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Researchers Develop Hydrogel That Promotes Brain Tissue Regrowth

05/21/2018, Unlike some of our organs or parts of our body, our brain is pretty slow when it comes to healing itself. This is why our brains cannot recover from certain degenerative conditions as it can’t heal itself fast enough, at least not fast enough to keep up...

FDA Approves First Drug That Helps Prevent Migraines

05/18/2018, Migraines are more than just your typical headache and can get to the point where it prevents the person from doing anything for the rest of the day, or even days in some cases. There are several treatments available in the market, but they are not always...


zOrigin Is A Wearable That You Can Customize To Your Own Needs

05/18/2018, All the wearable technology you see in the market today is fixed in what they do, meaning that you would have to buy a different wearable for a different purpose. However zGlue wants to change that and have launched zOrigin, a chipset and platform that...

Florida Man Reportedly Killed By Exploding Vape Pen

05/17/2018, Vapes or electronic cigarettes have gained a fair amount of traction these days as being a supposed “healthier” alternative to cigarettes. While the jury is still out on that, with the debate still going on strong, what’s hard to deny is that these...

Doctors Grow Ear In Arm For Reconstructive Surgery

05/10/2018, There are animals out there who can regenerate certain body parts, and to a certain extent humans also have regenerative features, but not to the extent of regenerating missing limbs. However it seems that doctors have come up with a different approach,...

Amazon Reportedly Planning To Use Alexa For ‘Health & Wellness’

05/10/2018, The health industry is worth billions of dollars, if not more, which is why it is understandable that there are many tech companies out there who are starting to expand into creating health products, such as Apple, Google, and so on. Unsurprisingly Amazon...

Doctors Perform First Ever Robot-Assisted Spinal Surgery

05/10/2018, The use of robots in the medical field makes a lot of sense. This is because unlike humans, robots don’t tire and they can be incredibly precise, and obviously precision matters when it comes to surgical procedures because the slightest tremor in the...

Researchers Want To Reverse Aging In Dogs, Followed By Humans

05/09/2018, All living things grow old and eventually die, it’s just the natural order of things. However researchers at the Rejuvenate Bio startup want to change that, or at least prolong our lives. This will be done through gene therapy in which they have already...

Researchers Develop ‘Skin Printer’ To Help Burn Victims

05/08/2018, There are various ways to treat those who have suffered burns on their bodies, but it seems that researchers at the University of Toronto have created what is being called as the “skin printer”, where it acts like white-out tape except for the skin....

Apple Watch Credited With Saving This New Yorker’s Life

05/03/2018, Recently it was reported that an Apple Watch played a role in saving the life of a teen where an alert of an abnormally high heart rate resulted in the teen being diagnosed with chronic kidney disease. Now it looks like we have another report where the...

Apple Watch Might Have Saved This Teen’s Life

05/02/2018, We have heard many stories in the past about how the Apple Watch has helped saved the life of its wearer, thanks to its built-in heart rate sensor. Now it looks like Apple can chalk up yet another victory because in a report from ABC Action News (via Cult...

Gamer Loses 10 Pounds While Playing Skyrim VR

04/17/2018, There is the common perception that all gamers are overweight and unhealthy. We suppose that the idea of someone sitting in front of their computer all day without exercise probably lends itself to that perception, but it seems that video games also has...