Posts Tagged ‘medical’
 
 
 
Offbeat
 
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dentist
dentist

“Smart” Tooth Sensor Rats You Out For Overeating And Smoking

One of the more disturbing trends in tech is the fact that there's an entire market dedicated to making digital scolds. Whether it's the Wii Fit's legendarily blunt way of informing you about your weight or devices designed to ...
 
Science
 
Clinihub
Clinihub
Clinihub

CliniHub Identifies Breast Cancer In Just Minutes

Can watching too much Star Trek make you sick? Find out almost instantly with this gadget from the future...of Britain. The handheld device, reminiscent of the Dr Spock’s ‘tricorder’ but baptized CliniHub, was developed by Brit...

 
Wireless
 
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fujitsu_electronic_card_holder

Never Wait In A Hospital Again With Fujitsu’s New Wireless E-Ink System

Hospitals, for the most part, are not fun places to be. They're stressful environments, and most people would rather be doing anything else than sitting in a waiting room for hours. Fujitsu seems to understand this, as their ne...
 
Science
 
Wound Device
Wound Device
Wound Device

Get Better Faster With This $3 Wound Recovery Device

What the 'F'!  I had no clue that applying negative pressure (i.e. suction) to a wound, yeah those things that bleed, could cause it to accelerate the healing process.  Now an MIT student - they're taking over the world, wait t...

 
Biometrics
 
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bluetooth heart monitor
bluetooth heart monitor

Remote Heart Monitoring Powered By Bluetooth

If you or someone you love has chronic heart problems, like the kind that took my grandfather, then you might well be interested to hear about the results of the three month test that's currently in its second month for a kind ...
 
Science
 
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alheizmers-helmet
alheizmers-helmet

Infrared Producing Helmet Could Help Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease

Nope, it's not a headset from the Borg contingency.  In fact, it's a medical device that is currently in testing to help promote brain cell growth and curb the affects of Alzheimer's disease.  Pictured here is author Sir Terry ...

 
Military
 
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U Tag: Medical Dog Tag With A Built-in Flash Drive

Bracelets or necklaces with listed medical allergies are nothing new. But too often the information is limited, especially if the person wearing it is incapacitated. A former British SAS soldier, who used to sew a USB flash dri...