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Stryker Medical S3 Hospital Bed

04/09/2009, Nobody in their right mind would want to end up in a hospital for weeks or months on end, but they might actually change their mind with the Stryker Medical S3 hospital bed. This unique piece of medical equipment is one of the winners in the 2009 Medical...

Analog Heart Rate Monitoring Watch

04/08/2009, Most heart rate monitors have entered the digital realm, and here we have an analog model which doubles up as a watch. This Analog Heart Rate Monitoring Watch will measure the pulse at your wrist, converting the reading into a cute display which might...

Double Hand Transplant Regenerate Control Systems

04/07/2009, Surprisingly, new brain data from a French surgical team has revealed the fact that our brains are a wonderful organ, capable of recreating lost neurological control systems in the case of patients who have received double hand transplants. Out of six...

da Vinci Si Robotic Endoscopic System

04/07/2009, Fancy having a robot as your surgeon? Most of us would recoil in horror, as we know all too well how often computers crash, but then again technology in the field of robotics have advanced by leaps and bounds over the years, so perhaps one day down the...

B(l)aby Device Entertains Unborn Child

04/07/2009, Much has been said about babies who are still in the womb responding to parents’ voices and calming down whenever they hear soothing music of past greats such as Mozart, and here comes designer Geof Ramsay with his B(l)aby device that functions as a...

Braun Clever Care Medical Coach

04/05/2009, A medical lounge that resembles more of a bar than the typical dispensary? That’s what the Braun Clever Care Medical Coach concept intends to deliver – it not only stores your medicine of choice, it will also remain synchronized to your...

FKF-20M Toilet Analyzes Chocolate Deposits

04/05/2009, You know just how high-tech toilets are in Japan? Well, apart from taking care of your rear end as though you were an emperor, it is now able to offer personalized RSS feeds in addition to analyzing your deposits. The FKF-20M remote-control model also...

RadiForce LS560W LCD Monitor

04/02/2009, The RadiForce LS560W LCD monitor is not something to be trifled with – not when it comes with a 56″ viewing area that is able to pump out a resolution of 3,840 x 2,160 pixels, which is more than enough to handle full High Definition video and...

First Human Implentation of MichaelAngelo Bionic Hand

04/02/2009, Otto Bock, the maker of the MichaelAngelo Prosthetic hand has been successfully implanted on a human for the first time. The patient is a 28 years old man without a right hand (we’re not sure what the background is). You can guess that this is not...

MIRO Surgical Assistant Robot

03/30/2009, Robots are getting smarter by the day thanks to the leaps and bounds in artificial intelligence, and here we have the MIRO precision surgical assistant that could help out in open surgery in the future. It is able to perform minimally invasive surgical...

Cell Phone Could Save Lives

03/29/2009, While we’ve already heard of horror stories concerning exploding cell phone batteries in the past that posed a health hazard to mankind, how about turning the tables around with a new cell phone application that could actually save lives? AT&T...

Lung Cigarette Lighter

03/26/2009, Want to quit smoking but haven’t yet had the willpower to do so? This well-meaning campaign hopes that the shock factor might actually stop people from lighting up, offering a cigarette lighter that comes in the form of blackened lungs. What do you...

Robots Sniff Out Allergens

03/26/2009, Nice to see robots in Japan (where else) lend more than a helping hand, this time round being able to change its color depending on the amount of allergy-causing pollen that’s hanging around in the air. There are currently half a thousand...

So Sweet Thermometer

03/25/2009, This is one thermometer that will definitely fool kids into getting their temperatures taken – dubbed the So Sweet. How does it do so? Simple – by taking on the form of a lollipop, where there is actually an embedded thermometer within. Apart...