My Special Aflac Duck Recognized at SXSW [video]

My Special Aflac Duck Recognized at SXSW [video]

The quacking Aflac duck continues to serve the supplemental insurance company well, putting smiles on faces today just as it did on New Year’s Day 2000 when now-iconic duck first appeared in an Aflac television commercial, “Park Bench.” Over the...
Device Detects Cancer from Breath Samples

Device Detects Cancer from Breath Samples

We humans are sadly deficient in our sense of smell. Dogs, for example, have 50 times as many olfactory receptors in their noses, as humans and the portion of a dog’s brain dedicated to analyzing smells is 40 timesproportionally larger. Law enforcement and...
Preemies Get More Hugs, Thanks to Wireless Sensors

Preemies Get More Hugs, Thanks to Wireless Sensors

Premature babies typically spend days, weeks, or longer in a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). They have a myriad of needs, including some that may be in conflict. In addition to providing nutrition and warmth, NICU clinical staff closely monitor vital signs plus...