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Smart Floor Helps People Practice Walking Skills

06/29/2009, Granted, for the most of us, walking is but second nature once we’ve picked it up during our formative years. What about those who are about to embark on this “adventure” all over again due to an ailment or accident? A winning entry at...

PK100 PowerKnee Helps People Walk Again

06/16/2009, Tibion Bionic Technologies has come up with their latest effort – a powered knee orthosis which is aims to provide assistance to folks who suffer from a range of neuromuscular or joint disorders, including status post lower extremity surgery,...

Automatic Sleeve Dispenser For Doorknobs

06/15/2009, New diseases are virtually discovered every single day, and it starts to make some people feel paranoid about their surroundings. Xela Innovations plays on this fear by releasing a new set of doorknobs that come with an automatic sleeve dispenser,...

GPS Shoes Help Track Alzheimers Patients

06/11/2009, Those living with an Alzheimer’s patient will realize that keeping an extra eye on the said person is a given considering the former has a penchant of wandering off all on his/her own accord. Well, here’s a solution from Aetrex Worldwide and...

Boomer Helps Elderly Up Stairs

06/01/2009, It is understandable that the older someone gets, the less mobile the person becomes. With shape-shifting Boomer helps the less-than-agile among us move better, capable of turning into a shopping cart, a comfortable seat to rest upon or even a walking...

Oxihealth Finger Oximeter

05/29/2009, Are you paranoid about the level of your health? Why not make the effort to check out what your current health is like with the Oxihealth Finger Oximeter? This device is able to measure your hemoglobin levels and heart rate, providing you with an early...

Blu Electronic Cigarettes To Help You Quit

05/28/2009, Know someone or even yourself who wants to quit the smoking habit? Well, perhaps the Blu Electronic Cigarettes could help you out, as they rely on nicotine cartridges that contain an atomizer which vaporizes the nicotine to give you the effect of smoking...

AccuVein AV300 Helps Interns Get It Right The First Time

05/21/2009, Ever gone to the hospital to donate your blood only to realize that the nurse handling you is less than adept at finding the right vein to draw blood from? Well, hopefully the AccuVein AV300 will be released soonest possible in order to avoid such painful...

Signos Mobile Ultrasound Imager Approved By FDA

05/20/2009, The FDA has approved the new Signos device, where it is actually a handheld self-contained portable ultrasound imager with a probe. This device will be useful for those who are looking to perform a quick initial diagnostic modality for intraabdominal...

GPS Used To Prevent Pandemic

05/20/2009, Current fears of the swine flu spreading unchecked is very real with the world being nothing but a global village today, and the Japanese government are mulling over a new cell phone-based GPS tracking system which will monitor an individual’s...

Sub-Dermal Tiny Devices To Alleviate Chronic Pain

05/15/2009, Texas-based MicroTransponder has come up with a neural stimulator to ease chronic pain. Small electrodes are implanted by injection in a procedure that takes only 30mn. Once in place, stimulators are powered by a low-energy radio signal, like RFID tags....

Body Area Network

05/15/2009, We’ve heard of WLANs (wireless LANs) and WANs (wide area networks) before, but how about a Body Area Network (BAN)? Well, Japan’s National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT) have broken new ground with an...

GO2 Fingertip Pulse Oximeter

05/13/2009, Nonin Medical has released their latest personal patient monitoring device known as the GO2 fingertip pulse oximeter. This all-new device offers oxygen users the ability to adjust their oxygen levels so as to keep up with the different daily activity...

Tolea Insulin Pump

05/12/2009, Tolea is an insulin pump that targets those who are suffering from Type-1 diabetes, where it will use a “flexible elastomer embedded with artificial setae, the nano-scale growths found on gecko’s feet which allow them to stick to virtually any...