Retinal Prosthesis to Restore Vision

Retinal Prosthesis to Restore Vision

Scientists at Okayama University report progress creating prosthetic technology that stimulates degenerated retinal tissues. According to the CDC, nearly 10 million people in the U.S. currently suffer from age-related macular degeneration (AMD) or diabetic...
Handheld Skin Cancer Diagnosis Breakthrough

Handheld Skin Cancer Diagnosis Breakthrough

As an adult on the far side of middle age who lives in the South, I have an annual dermatology checkup. Most years my doctor finds a questionable spot or two on my skin. I suspect he can tell whether an area is a likely concern on visual inspection, but he is willing...