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Artist Grows Ear On His Arm, Wants To Connect It To The Internet

08/12/2015, In case you were thinking that we were drunk when we wrote that title, we weren’t. According to a report from ABC News in Australia, this is the real deal. A professor at the Curtin University in Perth, Australia has literally grown an ear on his arm,...

This Wearable Helps Make It Easier For Women To Get Pregnant

08/05/2015, So you’re thinking about starting a family. There are lots of ways to go about it, but if the idea of adopting or having a surrogate does not appeal to you, there is the time tested method of just having regular sexual intercourse. However there is more...

FDA Approves The First 3D Printed Drug

08/03/2015, We’ve seen 3D printing being used to print medical tools such as casts. Recently 3D printing also allowed the creation of 3D models that allowed surgeons to practice brain procedures for children before actually doing it. However in what appears to be...

FDA Issues Warnings To Hospitals Over Hackable Drug Infusion Pumps

07/31/2015, Say your computer got hacked and you lose your files in the process. Sure, it sucks, but it’s not necessarily the end of the world. However imagine if you are hooked up to hospital equipment that’s in charge of pumping drugs into your system, or maybe...

Wize Mirror Keeps Tabs On Your Health

07/31/2015, Things around the home do seem to get smarter and smarter these days, and hence, it is far from surprising to hear that there is a new smart mirror in the pipeline that is known as the Wize Mirror. The Wize Mirror intends to play the role of a seasoned...

This Carpet Has Been Designed With Asthmatics In Mind

07/30/2015, One of the common triggers of asthma is dust mites. Dust mites are typically found in objects with textiles on them, such as soft toys, beds, beddings, and carpets, so if you have a child with asthma or if you’re an asthmatic, chances are you would want...

Drones Could Be Used To Carry Blood To Emergencies In The Future

07/30/2015, From the looks of things drones are going to have a major presence in our lives just a few years down the road whether we like it or not when the technological challenges are overcome and regulatory hurdles are cleared. Amazon is already calling for...

This 3D Printed Cast Could Be The Cast Of The Future

07/30/2015, If you’ve ever had the misfortune of wearing a cast, you will know that for the next couple of weeks, expect it to itch and smell terrible. This is because you won’t have access to the rest of your skin meaning it’d be near impossible to scratch...

The US Experiences Its First Legal Drone Delivery

07/21/2015, A couple of years ago, Amazon unveiled their plans to use drones to make deliveries. It sounded like an idea with a lot of potential, until the FAA stepped in and poured cold water over it, although later they relented and agreed to let Amazon to conduct...

Scientists Deliver Drugs To The Brain Via Remote Control

07/19/2015, In the future, it seems that it might be possible for those suffering from depression, pain, epilepsy, or other neurological problems to have their medication delivered directly to their brain via remote control. This is thanks to the efforts of...

Girl Uses Sling Bow To Remove Tooth

07/08/2015, Some of us are more afraid of the dentist than to have death come knocking on our doors, but then again, the former is a negotiable factor in life, while the latter is just a matter of time. The thing is, if you do not take good care of your teeth right...

Experts: Tetris Might Reduce PTSD

07/08/2015, Hey, when you are at a loss, you would want to trust experts to be able to help you out, right? It seems that one who is suffering from a case of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) will be able to reduce the severity of it through the playing of...

Usound App Assists Hard Of Hearing In A Practical Manner

07/01/2015, It is said that there are approximately 360 million people around the world that suffer from hearing loss, at least to the World Health Organisation (WHO), and I am quite sure that WHO has done their homework in order to come up with such a figure. Not...