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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,...

Fujitsu’s Ontenna Lets You ‘Hear’ Through Your Hair

10/03/2016, [CEATEC 2016] Hearing aids are a dime a dozen and they’re not exactly new tech either, but that doesn’t mean that it could still be improved upon, and nor does it mean that its design has been perfected. Granted there have been many improvements made...

Man In London Seemingly ‘Cured’ Of HIV

10/02/2016, These days thanks to modern medicine, contracting HIV is not necessarily the death sentence it used to be, although it is unfortunately still incurable. Or at least until now because over in the UK, it has been reported that a 44-year old social worker...

Beyond Verbal Thinks That Voice Can Reveal Health Status

09/26/2016, Beyond Verbal, a company that specializes in voice to emotion analysis, is making its analytics API available via Beyond mHealth Research Platform. The API also has an AI component that will help researchers find distinct patterns that would link health...

‘Water Bear’ Protein Could Protect Human DNA From Radiation

09/21/2016, We’re sure that some of you guys have heard or seen photos of “water bears”, but in case you haven’t, they aren’t really bears. Instead they are a species of microscopic organisms called tardigrades. What makes them so fascinating is how robust...

This Device Uses Your Smartphone To Test For Glaucoma

09/12/2016, If there is one reason why there are many people out there don’t get tested for health issues when they should, it is because sometimes making a trip to the hospital can be scary, or maybe inconvenient, or maybe even expensive if you’re not covered by...

Researchers Develop Nano-Sized Fishes For Targeted Drug Delivery

09/11/2016, The way we consume drugs/medicine right now might not necessarily be the most efficient way. This is why researchers have been working on the ability to deliver drugs to a particular part of the body, which apparently makes it more effective and can...

Dario Health’s Mobile Glucose Meter Is iPhone 7 Compatible

09/07/2016, There are a variety of accessories for the iPhone, such as external flashes, lens attachments, speakers, and so on. However there are also medical accessories, such as the Dario Glucose Monitoring System which used to plug into the headphone jack on...

Fitbit Charge 2 Fitness Smartband

08/29/2016, So the rumors have been confirmed, the new Fitbit Charge 2 and Flex 2 are here and they look quite like the leaked photos published by Technobuffalo two weeks ago! Fitbit is the number one wearable vendor according to IDC and I could get my hands on the...

Jabra’s New Headphones Can Be Prescribed By Doctors

08/18/2016, When it comes to prescriptions issued by doctors, we’re mainly looking at medication. However it seems that it would now be possible for doctors to prescribe headphones to patients, or to be more specific, Jabra’s recently launched Sport Pulse...

Doctors In Japan Use Artificial Intelligence To Diagnose Leukemia

08/11/2016, If you’ve watch TV shows like House, you probably know that there are some conditions that people suffer from that are rare and aren’t as easy to diagnose. However it seems that in the future, such conditions could be diagnosed much quicker thanks to...