Humans Plus Machines Outperforms Either Alone

Humans Plus Machines Outperforms Either Alone

Artificial intelligence is one of the most promising digital technologies in medicine. We’ve written about AI diagnostic apps with a diverse set of diseases and conditions. Earlier this year, we wrote about researchers at Radboud University Medical Center in the...
UPS Delivers Medical Supplies by Drone [VIDEO]

UPS Delivers Medical Supplies by Drone [VIDEO]

In September 2019, UPS became the first company to receive a Federal Aviation Administration certification to operate a drone delivery aircraft. UPS is now partnering with iQ Healthtech Labs to provide drone delivery of medical supplies and PPE to a network of...
Better Hearing One Ear at a Time [video]

Better Hearing One Ear at a Time [video]

Hearables are the fastest growing segment of the wearables market, according to the latest IDC quarterly wearables marketing report. We’ve written about and looked at hearables before, including Nuheara’s IQBuds Boost and Wear and Hear’s BeHear Now....
Partners Seek No-Cuff Blood Pressure Monitoring

Partners Seek No-Cuff Blood Pressure Monitoring

Blood pressure is one of the most essential vital signs when it comes to monitoring a patient’s health. The traditional method is to use a pressure cuff on a patient’s upper arm and then listen to the sounds of blood flow as the pressure changes. The main...
Free Mental Health App for Frontline Workers

Free Mental Health App for Frontline Workers

Experts believe that the Covid-19 pandemic has caused first responders and frontline healthcare workers to experience trauma and distress. Such experiences could increase their risk for mental health conditions, especially post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The...
Accidental Discovery: Energy Harvesting from Air

Accidental Discovery: Energy Harvesting from Air

What do penicillin, microwave ovens, pacemakers, Silly Putty, LSD, The Slinky, Post-It notes, X-rays, and inkjet printers have in common? They were all discovered by accident, usually by scientists investigating or intent on inventing something completely different....