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Toshiba Viamo portable ultrasound device

02/05/2010, Touchscreen capability is all the rage these days, and Toshiba knows that, hence their Viamo portable ultrasound convertible touchscreen device which is touted to offer a similar image quality as that of premium cart systems. The whole works will include...

SoundBite system helps with your hearing

02/01/2010, We will never look at the term “sound bytes” the same way ever again as the SoundBite system turns it literal – this unique hearing system will help transmit audio to the inner ear through teeth, thanks to a tiny unit that is worn behind...

Withings scale gets minor update

01/29/2010, The Withings scale certainly brings a whole new dimension to your home as you see how much weight you have gained/lost each day, alongside essential details such as BMI among others, but now it comes with an update that integrates Google Health for better...

Aerotel GeoSKeeper system

01/22/2010, Keeping track of the elderly, especially those who are hit with memory ailments can be a rather tricky job, but good thing the Aerotel GeoSKeeper system works by helping you keep tabs on the wearer’s location. It comes in a wrist-worn form factor,...

Portable Mini Yellow Green Medicine Box Timer

01/21/2010, As one gets older, the body starts to suffer the ravages of time, and having the right pills and medicine on time is always crucial to prolong your time here on earth. Some people use pillboxes with days stamped on the front, but for others that...

Wearable health monitoring sensor

01/19/2010, WIN Human Recorder Co. Ltd. of Japan has rolled out a brand new health monitoring service which utilizes a sensor network to function. The user will need to wear a small, portable sensor that is attached to the body, where details of its readings can be...

Wellcore Stylish Mobile Personal Emergency Response System

01/06/2010, [CES 2010] Wellcore, a Silicon Valley-based startup, launched its new Mobile Personal Emergency Response System (M-PERS) with motion detection and advanced pattern recognition, the company claims that its patent-pending technology can distinguish falls...

Gravida Nurse Prenatal Education Device

12/28/2009, Guess reading books to gain knowledge isn’t the only way to go these days – there is, after all, the Internet. The Gravida Nurse Prenatal Education Device takes things one step further as it features a touchscreen display that shows off...

Color-changing contact lenses for diabetics

12/24/2009, A bunch of boffins from the University of Western Ontario are closer to developing color-changing contact lenses that will target diabetics after receiving more than 200 grand from the Canada Foundation for Innovation in order to further develop the...

SPARKy robotic ankle

12/22/2009, Sparky Robotic Ankle from Kenneth Fagan on Vimeo. The six-million dollar man is starting to sound cheaper by the day (they forgot to take inflation into account), as more and more advancements are made in the world of bionics for humans. The latest among...

Body Check Ball

12/18/2009, Want to figure out details such as your body fat percentage, bone density and muscle ratio? That can be achieved with the Body Check Ball, where you cradle it lovingly in your hands while it picks up all those relevant information. Those who are...

Lightweight wheelchair is special

12/15/2009, If you think that life without a limb is hard, how about having only one limb to survive? When that happens, even getting around on a wheelchair is more or less impossible, but thanks to designer Mark Veljkovich, he has come up with this extremely...

Action Trackchair enhances mobilization

12/14/2009, No longer do you need to be confined to flat and gradual slopes if you’re in a wheelchair – Action Manufacturing ensures you can even live a rough and tumble lifestlye outdoors with their Action Trackchair. The Action Trackchair is basically a...

Foot Mentor Pro for stroke patients

12/09/2009, Regaining one’s ability to move after a stroke can be quite a daunting task, which is why Kinetic Muscles of Tempe, Arizona, recently unveiled its foot training device known as Foot Mentor Pro which can assist stroke sufferers to regain precision of...