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Satellites Can Predict Malaria Outbreaks Months Before It Happens

09/17/2017, Recently we’ve seen how researchers are using technology such as AI to detect Alzheimer’s early on, as early as 10 years, so it doesn’t really come as a surprise to learn that technology is also being used to detect disease outbreaks way before they...

Researchers Develop AI That Can Detect Alzheimer’s Early

09/17/2017, While a full on cure for Alzheimer’s has yet to be discovered, researchers are making progress when it comes to early detection. This will allow patients to seek out treatment that can help slow down the effects of the disease, or at least give them...

This ‘Pen’ Can Be Used To Test Tissue For Cancer

09/08/2017, When removing a cancerous tumor from a patient’s body, it makes sense that doctors would want to ensure that they’ve taken everything out, right? After all it doesn’t make sense to leave some behind, or subject the patient to more surgery if it can...


Samsung Developing VR Mental Health Diagnosis Tools For Hospitals

09/05/2017, Samsung’s mobile virtual reality platform has flourished over the past couple of years. It has really pushed virtual reality to consumers through its Gear VR headsets. Samsung’s work in the VR space isn’t just limited to apps and games....

Scientists Develop Nanomachines That Kill Cancer

09/03/2017, Scientists have developed nanomachines that are capable of killing cancer by drilling into cancer cells and killing them within 60 seconds. These machines are essentially tiny spinning molecules that are driven by light. These molecules spin so quickly...

FDA Greenlights Gene Therapy Treatment For Leukemia

08/30/2017, When it comes to medical treatments, there have been plenty of advancements made, although due to government regulation, they aren’t always approved for use. However it seems that the FDA has recently greenlit a new gene therapy procedure that is meant...

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...