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Google Teaching AI How To Detect Diabetic Eye Disease

11/29/2016, Diabetes is a serious health condition that can also lead to quite a few health complications. For example in some cases, it can lead to the amputation of feet, or in other cases it can lead to blindness due to diabetic retinopathy. However Google is...

Australian Hospital To Get Dedicated 3D Tissue Printing Facility

11/28/2016, We know that 3D printing is more than just a novel piece of tech used to create toys and figurines on the spot. In the past we have seen how the technology can also in the medical field where bones and cartilage can be 3D printed when needed. Now it seems...

This Pill Expands In Your Stomach To Make Sure You Take Your Meds

11/20/2016, How good are you with taking your meds? We all can probably admit that from time to time, we might forget to complete our course of antibiotics, or there is a daily pill that we’re meant to ingest but somehow we forget. This is normal, but it is also...

Apple Looking Into Monitoring Parkinson’s Disease With Apple Watch

11/17/2016, Before the Apple Watch was officially unveiled, the various rumors had hyped up the device to be some kind of medical gadget miracle in which it would be able to go beyond what current fitness trackers and smartwatches can do. In reality it certainly did...

Brain Implant Allows Paralyzed Woman To Communicate Again

11/14/2016, Medical science has come a long way. Back in the day when someone found to have amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), there was nothing much that could be done about it, save for trying to delay the symptoms and to make the person as comfortable as...

Your Search History Could Be Used To Detect Lung Cancer

11/11/2016, What you search for says a lot about you and what you might be thinking. For example constantly searching for a particular camera review could indicate your interest in purchasing it. However it seems that Microsoft’s researchers believe that what you...

Soccer Games Will Soon Use Video Replays To Check For Concussions

11/10/2016, Concussions can happen when participating in sports, which is why over the years researchers and doctors have been trying to figure out the best way of detecting a concussion before it is too late, and one of those more recent methods is by using a pretty...

Scientists Create USB Stick That Tests HIV

11/10/2016, Technological advancements have played their part in improving medicine and will continue to do so. Research is rapidly being conducted to leverage technological advancements in order to further the cause of medicine and we can be sure of great things in...

Brain Implant Allows Paralyzed Monkey To Walk Again

11/09/2016, So far there have been various advancements made when it comes to help humans who are paralyzed to go about their daily lives. For example for some patients who are completely paralyzed, researchers have come up with ways to allow them to control certain...

3D Printed Titanium Hips Will Be Less Painful & Lasts Longer

11/07/2016, The idea of using 3D printing to help print replacements for body parts like bones isn’t new and we’ve seen it done before. However recently thanks to mechanical engineering professor Damiano Pasini at McGill University, he has managed to 3D print a...

Neural Implants Help A Paralyzed Man To Feel Again

10/13/2016, It is possible that thanks to science and the advancements in technology that people who are paralyzed can eventually start to feel something again. This is what pretty much happened thanks to researchers at the University of Pittsburgh and the University...

OWLSIGHT Patient Monitoring System Does Not Require Restraints

10/04/2016, [CEATEC 2016] Being able to keep an eye on patients 24/7 is impossible, especially if you assign humans to the task because humans sometimes get tired and sometimes they get distracted. Sure, there are many ways to monitor a patient’s vitals remotely,...