Korean Headband May Fight Alzheimers

Korean Headband May Fight Alzheimers

Alzheimer’s is a debilitating and fatal disease. More than 44 million people worldwide suffer from it or a similar form of dementia. A group of researchers in Korea believe that they may have found a way to slow the effects of the disease, using a headband... Read More...
FCC Approves Rules for Body Networks

FCC Approves Rules for Body Networks

The future will be connected. While we still depend on wires and cables to hook devices together and to the Internet, more and more connections are handled wirelessly to allow mobility and to eliminate installation costs. As sensor technology continues to advance, we... Read More...
This Patch Packs Automated Doses [video]

This Patch Packs Automated Doses [video]

One of the challenges for many medical treatments is patient compliance. Many of today’s medications require the careful administration of precise dosages, and often must be delivered at specific intervals throughout the day. Getting patients to reliably perform... Read More...
The Doctor Will See You Now…

The Doctor Will See You Now…

According to an article in Computerworld, almost one out of six doctor visits will be virtual instead of in person. Instead of visiting the doctor’s office, patients will consult by phone or video chat. And this is not some futuristic forecast; the prediction is... Read More...
Wearable Users Concerned About Data Privacy

Wearable Users Concerned About Data Privacy

In a recent article in the journal Health Affairs, researchers from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)¬†referred to recent studies about patient attitudes about the use of patient-contributed data. It’s clear that collecting information from... Read More...
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