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Cannabis A Cancer Cure?

10/15/2013, Cancer is a modern day health scourge for humans, and somehow or rather, I cannot help but lay some of the blame due to the amount of chemicals that are around us as well as our consumption of processed food. Our ancestors certainly had a far lower rate...

Samsung UGEO PT60A Ultrasound System Is Tablet-Based

10/15/2013, Samsung has just announced their first tablet-based ultrasound system, where this particular device will be known as the Samsung UGEO PT60A. Just as how one does not judge a book by its cover, the Samsung UGEO PT60A might be slim and compact in size, but...

Doctors Play Super Monkey Ball 2 To Prepare Them For Surgery

10/15/2013, When doctors are preparing for their upcoming surgery, you probably think they’re studying all kinds of charts and diagrams as they carefully cut away at their slices of breakfast ham. Getting both their hands and minds ready for the upcoming task...

Prosthetic Hand Gives Monkey Artificial Sense Of Touch

10/14/2013, We have seen some interesting prosthetic hands in the past, where they are all definitely able to do their bit to make our lives easier – especially for those who have already lost their limbs in some way or another, but much work and research can...

IBM Looking To Use Big Data To Help Predict Heart Disease Early

10/09/2013, Heart disease has become a big problem for several years now that can become a silent killer if its effects aren’t caught early enough. IBM is hoping it can help predict heart disease before doctor’s are able to, which would make prevention...

Google Glass Used By Mom To Help Her Autistic Son

10/07/2013, Google Glass can be used in a multitude of ways, some novel, some useful, and some even medical as one mom has been doing with her own pair of Google Glass. Delsa Darline has a son who was diagnosed with autism when he was just 14 months old, and she is...

3D Printed Toothbrush Will Clean Your Teeth In Six Seconds

10/02/2013, We realize how important it is to stay on top of our dental hygiene on a daily basis as having a mouth full of rotting teeth will probably won’t be a great look for us. The problem is the amount of time it takes to brush and floss our teeth as well...

Fujitsu HumanBridge Deployed In 200 Medical Facilities in Japan

10/02/2013, We previously heard of the Fujitsu HumanBridge in a conceptual form, but since it made noise in 2011, the system has been deployed in about 200 medical facilities to share medical records and documents of patients. Pitched as a medical network,...

Sharp Health Care Support Chair Is Actually The Emperor 1510

10/01/2013, [CEATEC 2013] No wonder it looks so familiar! Remember Sharp’s Health Care Support Chair that we talked about a couple of days ago? Well, I have just been reminded that it is something which we have talked about just as recent as in June this year,...

Sharp Health Care Support Chair

09/30/2013, [CEATEC 2013] We did mention that Japan has the world’s highest number of those who are 65 or older compared to the rest of the population – and this number is growing more and more by the year, having already hit the 20% mark. Hence, it is...

Ankle Walking Assist Device Helps You Get Around

09/22/2013, Will robots as well as exo-skeletons become a permanent fixture in everyday life sometime down the road? Perhaps, although science fiction buffs will tell you that this is definitely the case. We have seen some robotic exo-skeletons make an appearance...

Toro’s Bedside Flushable Toilet Is Able To Travel Right To You

09/20/2013, From time to time while I’m writing some of the most amazing and thought-provoking stories on Ubergizmo, I get the urge to make a visit to the powder room to freshen up. That short visit takes time away from sharing my genius with you all, but if I...

Nanodiamonds Could Bling Your Mouth In The Future

09/19/2013, Do you prefer diamonds or gold? I guess it really depends on your personality, as well as which is worth more at that point in time. Gold teeth we have heard of, but replacing your molars with diamonds? That sounds like a pretty expensive replacement....