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Lung Cancer Breathalyzer To Undergo Trials At Pharmacies

12/16/2013, When it comes to cancer, especially lung cancer, early detection i always the best way to improve one’s survival rates for sure. Over the years, medical technology has advanced more and more in order to offer a better method of detecting this...

Cavity-Free Candy Invented

12/16/2013, Children and all those out there who have a sweet tooth will definitely be more than happy with news that there is a new kind of candy that has been invented, one which will not cause any cavity in your teeth after you are done eating it. This was made...

BioPen Handheld 3D Printer

12/11/2013, Scientists over at the University of Wollongong, Australia, have managed to come up with the BioPen, a handheld 3D printer which, should it be successful, be able to replace traditional surgery by making it a more artistic work, so to speak. With the...

Hi-tech Sensors Might Help In The Fight Against Obesity

12/10/2013, The world is getting fatter on average, that is for sure. The thing is, what is being done in the fight against obesity? A wise man once told me, anything that can be measured, can be improved, and here we are with this bunch of hi-tech sensors which are...

Artificial Hand Lets You “Feel”

12/06/2013, We have seen our fair share of prosthetic hands in the past, where they do offer a glimmer of hope to those who are missing a limb or two to live a somewhat more empowered life. The thing is, prosthetic hands will more often than not lack the sense of...

Man Willing To Sell A Testicle For A Nissan 370Z

12/05/2013, Giving a body part in order to obtain something is an activity we certainly wouldn’t want to partake in, although there are people in the world who would gladly give something up for the latest and greatest piece of tech. A few years ago, we saw a...

Isowalk The Smart Walking Stick

12/03/2013, Don’t you think that the world is largely moving towards being smarter and better? That seems to be the case, what with smart cars, smart homes, smartphones, and now, the possibility of a smart walking stick. The Isowalk would arrive assuming it has...

Male Contraceptive A Possibility

12/03/2013, When it comes to birth control, there has been plenty of advancements made over the years, but there seems to be a whole lot more options available to the ladies compared to men. Well, it seems that there might be a new method in the world of...

IBM Introduces RFID Enforced Hand Washing Technology

12/02/2013, Just because a hospital is a place where lives are rescued to the best of the doctor’s abilities each day in the operation theater, not to mention it is a sanctuary for those who need to recuperate from a serious illness, it does not mean that it is a...

Prototype Robotic “Heart” Runs Off Urine

12/01/2013, We have seen the possibility of a urine-powered robot earlier last month, but here we are with scientists from the Bristol Robotics Laboratory in the UK who claimed to have developed a prototype robotic “heart” that will successfully be able...

Vaccines Delivered Without Going Through Multiple Injections

12/01/2013, Some time ago, we talked about how a woman decided to get creative by implanting a platinum heart into her eyeball as a fashion statement of sorts, which certainly did not go down well with certain quarters. After all, having something invade our bodies...

3D Printed Skin A Future Possibility

12/01/2013, 3D printing has definitely come some way since it was first introduced, but how about using a 3D printer for biomedical purposes instead of just churning out action figures and toys for your nephews and nieces so that you need not go to the store to...

Georgia Tech Unveils Tongue Driven Wheelchair For The Disabled

11/30/2013, There are those who face extreme disability to the point where they are only able to control their wheelchair by puffing into a straw, also known as sip-and-puff where the user will be able to move and stop their wheelchairs using their breath. However...