Robot Guides Upper Body Physical Rehab [video]

Robot Guides Upper Body Physical Rehab [video]

Rehabilitation after a stroke takes persistence and time, and the requirements and duration of therapy can vary significantly between patients. Harmonic Bionics, Inc. has developed the Harmony SHR, a robotic rehabilitation system designed for clinical use that can...
Try on New Glasses at Home [video]

Try on New Glasses at Home [video]

Over the last three years, EyeQue made waves with its at-home vision testing solutions. We’ve covered EyeQue’s low-cost vision scope, VisionCheck, the Vision Monitoring Kit, and the Insight visual acuity screener. Now, EyeQue has announced new Try-On Glasses, which...
Telehealth Delivers Primary Care Throughout India

Telehealth Delivers Primary Care Throughout India

We usually write about digital healthcare services and technology in the U.S., the U.K., and Europe. Telemedicine in particular benefits patients, clinical staff, and healthcare facilities with cost-savings, efficiency, and improved access to care in many parts of the...
Adhesive Film Detects Biochemicals in Sweat

Adhesive Film Detects Biochemicals in Sweat

Sweat analysis is the new killer app. In the last few months, we’ve covered a range of new technologies that use or analyze sweat.  A team at the University of California San Diego has developed a wearable sensor that tracks vitamin C levels in sweat....
VR App Helps Manage Pain and Anxiety

VR App Helps Manage Pain and Anxiety

The possibilities of pharmaceutical-free stress reduction and pain management have broad appeal (except, perhaps, to pharmaceutical companies). We’ve covered wearables designed to reduce stress, such as iBreve’s eponymous breathing pattern monitor and...