Small Wearable to Track Epilepsy Data

Small Wearable to Track Epilepsy Data

  According to the Epilepsy Foundation, it is the fourth most-common neurological disorder, affecting more than 3.4 million people in the U.S. alone. It results in recurrent, unprovoked seizures, which can present in different forms and with varying intensity. The...
Smartphone Study Discovers Obesity Factors

Smartphone Study Discovers Obesity Factors

Body weight is a very personal thing. Some people want to weigh less, and others want to weigh more. In general, however, most people want to lose weight; many countries have populations that on average are overweight. There can be additional healthcare expenses and...
This Little Patch Went to Space [video]

This Little Patch Went to Space [video]

Space is the next frontier, and scientists are learning that the human body reacts differently to low- and zero-gravity conditions than it does here on Earth. As a result, collecting biometric data from space travellers is critically important. French astronaut Thomas...