Telehealth Program Reduces Opioid Abuse

Telehealth Program Reduces Opioid Abuse

Telehealth can make a difference in the struggle against opioid addiction. It’s wonderful to report instances when new technology makes a difference with serious health problems. The opioid epidemic is still going strong, according to the CDC. Last year we wrote...
Smart PJs to Reveal Why You Can’t Sleep [video]

Smart PJs to Reveal Why You Can’t Sleep [video]

It’s easy for strivers to blow off inadequate sleep in pursuit of their goals, but people are paying increased attention to the harmful effects of long-term sleep deprivation. Many wearable devices measure sleep, reporting time spent in various sleep stages and...
Wearable Sensors Promote Faster Wound Healing

Wearable Sensors Promote Faster Wound Healing

Wounds require immediate attention, whether the injuries occur on battlefields or kitchen counters. We’ve written about various development in wound care and healing technology development. We covered work on injectable bandages at Texas A&M University,...
3D-Printed Tissues Speed Bone Healing

3D-Printed Tissues Speed Bone Healing

Since the earliest, primitive 3D printing in 2012, development teams worldwide have sought effective medical applications for the technology. We’ve seen 3D-printed spinal components, cartilage implants, bionic arms, prosthetics, and more. Athletes and others...