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Scientists Create A New Way To Deliver Medicine Through Your Stomach

08/16/2017, The acids in our stomachs are great for helping to break down food to digest them, but when it comes to medication, there are some instances where consuming medicine orally might not be the most effective way around it, such as insulin which is typically...

Just Like Apple, Amazon Reportedly Has A Secret Health Team As Well

07/26/2017, Amazon might be known as an online retailer for all kinds of things you can think of, but the company also has some pretty big ambitions. For example we’ve seen how they’re trying to get into our homes with devices like the Dash buttons and the Amazon...

IBM’s AI Predicts Schizophrenia By Looking At Brain Blood Flow

07/21/2017, The thing with a lot of diseases and health problems is that it is usually better when it is detected early. In some cases early detection means a higher chance of being cured, or in some cases where it is incurable, early detection can mean that victims...

Smart Harness Will Help Stroke Victims Learn To Walk Again

07/20/2017, Depending on the severity of a stroke, it can affect the patient’s mobility, where in some cases it can be severe enough where it impedes their walking completely and they have to be pushed around in a wheelchair. However thanks to the efforts of a...

Flat Microscope Brain Implant Could Restore Lost Eyesight

07/16/2017, Restoring the eyesight to a patient isn’t exactly new and as we have seen in the past, this is possible through practices such as eye transplants. However the only downside is that this means that patients will have to wait for the organ to become...

WRIXO Secure Medical Band Provides Life-Saving Information

07/11/2017, When a medical emergency happens, one thing is certain: time is a precious commodity. That is even truer when the patient is unconscious and not able to provide critically information about their current and past medical issues that could interfere with...

Apple Reportedly Working With Startup For iPhone Health Initiative

06/19/2017, Last week it was reported that Apple had a secret team working on an initiative that would turn your iPhone into a one-stop-shop for all your health-related needs. The basic idea is that all things health-related would be kept on your phone, so that...

Scientists Figure Out A Possible Way For Burn Victims To Regrow Skin

06/09/2017, If you’ve ever suffered a severe burn, seen photos of people who have suffered burns, or know someone who has, you know that the area that was burned (especially if it is severe) will never quite be the same again. However it seems that scientists at a...

Pancreatic Cells Implanted In Your Gut Could ‘Cure’ Diabetes

05/15/2017, Getting diabetes is more or less something that sticks with you throughout your entire life. Sometimes it is manageable, while in other cases it can be downright inconvenient as it means having to keep an insulin pen on you at all times, or constantly...

Robotic Exoskeleton Helps Prevent The Elderly From Falling

05/14/2017, One of the dangers of the elderly living by themselves is that if they were to fall or slip in the shower, it would be very hard for them to get help. This is why stay-in nurses exist, and why there are also assisted living facilities. However in the...