Remote Vitals Monitor in Clinical Trials

Remote Vitals Monitor in Clinical Trials

The SensiumVitals patch is a disposable, low-power, wireless sensor that monitors a patient’s vital signs. The device has received FDA clearance, and now is undergoing clinical trials in St. Jame’s University Hospital, Leeds, in England. The device takes...
Diabetics: Gaze Into My Eyes

Diabetics: Gaze Into My Eyes

According to the International Diabetes Foundation, about 382 million people worldwide are living with diabetes. The organization predicts that this will rise to 592 million by 2035, a 55% increase. Diabetics must monitor their blood sugar levels closely, so that they...

Nano-Silver Creates Conductive Fabric

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=skgGYFpT1Vc] You may remember the use of silver nanoparticles to kill odor-causing bacteria in socks and t-shirts. Now scientists at the National Physical Laboratory (NPL) in England have discovered a new way to combine silver...