2020 Games for Change Gamifies Health Apps

2020 Games for Change Gamifies Health Apps

Games for Change will hold its 17th annual festival for the gaming and social impact community this year July 14 to July 16. The organization is based in New York but don’t rush to buy airline tickets to the event, because Games for Change2020 will be the...
COVID-19 Early-Sign Monitoring Throat Patch

COVID-19 Early-Sign Monitoring Throat Patch

Researchers worldwide continue to develop important COVID-19-related technology. We recently wrote about iWeeCare’s Temp Pal wearable smart thermometer designed to monitor temperature continuously that has been adopted by health care workers concerned about...
3D Printed Microscope [video]

3D Printed Microscope [video]

New 3D-printed devices continue to amaze us. The earliest 3-D printed medical devices were rudimentary prosthetics. More recent (and mind-blowing) applications include living skin complete with blood vessels developed at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Center for...
FDA OKs Digital Attention Treatment Game for ADHD

FDA OKs Digital Attention Treatment Game for ADHD

UPDATE June 22, 2020: Last week, the FDA cleared a prescription-only version of the game, EndeavorRx. This marks the first time that a game-based digital therapeutic has been cleared by the agency. The FDA issued the COVID-19 Enforcement Policy for Digital Health...