Wearable Automates Impacted Earwax Removal

Wearable Automates Impacted Earwax Removal

Impacted earwax is a common condition among adults — especially seniors — according to Healthline. Pain from built-up earwax prompts many people to see their physician to have the excess wax removed. Blocked ears can result in dizziness and loss of...
Sickweather Crowdsources Illness Reports for SickScore

Sickweather Crowdsources Illness Reports for SickScore

Depending on our plans for the day, we routinely check the weather using animated radar scans. Meteorologists predict the weather using algorithms that account for a variety of information sources, including data from remote instruments. Similar to weather reporting,...
Prosthetic Leg Provides Sensory Feedback [video]

Prosthetic Leg Provides Sensory Feedback [video]

Prosthetic legs help lower-limb amputees regain mobility. Fitting a patient with a prosthetic only starts the process. Patients then need to learn how to walk with a prosthetic, a period that is often physically and mentally exhausting. Our feet and legs provide...
New AMA CPT Codes Integrate Home-based Services

New AMA CPT Codes Integrate Home-based Services

You can have the most innovative medical treatment in the world, but if physicians can’t get paid for it, they won’t use it. The U.S. health care system relies on Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes to report, measure, analyze, and bill medical and...