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These Contact Lenses Give You Telescopic Vision With 3X Zoom

We have seen and heard of some exciting developments about contact lenses of late. Scientists have been successful in designing smart lenses which can monitor glucose levels of diabetes patients. Even Google took interest and announced the creation of... 

Laser Procedure Can Now Turn Your Eyes Blue For $5,000

Storma Medical is a company based in California that is conducting a procedure that changes the colour of one’s eyes from brown to blue. It sets people back by a hefty amount of $5,000. You might think that is quite the price to pay for the change in... 

This Paralyzed Woman Flew An F-35 Fighter Jet Simulator Using Only Her Thoughts

It is not unusual for us to be absolutely surprised by the marvels that science can achieve. It’s these advancements in science that allowed a paralyzed lady to use her thoughts to achieve control over a robotic arm. The same lady can now use her thoughts... 

Here’s What The Color of Your Urine Says About Your Health

Urine comes in many different colours; blue, green, yellow and even red at times. It has got to be said; though, that having the urine feature so many colours isn’t exactly a healthy thing. Thus, it is a good thing to be able to judge the state of your... 

How Could Digital Disruption Cure A Crisis?

The healthcare crisis presents challenges for all and sundry. This is mainly attributable to the fact that over 11 billion dollars are annually squandered because of lack of efficient communication tech. This massive figure also signifies how badly this... 

This Man 3D-printed His Wife’s Tumor — and Saved Her Sight

Love can cure all, they say. Couple that love with a bit of technology and this certainly materializes. A former software engineer, Michael Balzer, saved his other significant’s eyesight by accomplishing this. He decided to incorporate 3D imaging... 

These GIFs Show The Future of Body Scanning In High Definition

It seems like getting under one’s skin does not necessarily require making cuts or even pissing them off. General Electric have posted pictures displaying the results of their clinical trial. It demonstrates how a next generation body scanner would... 

Amputee Simultaneously Controls Two Robotic Prosthetic Arms With His Thoughts

Advancements in science and medicine continue to surprise all and sundry. The idea of being able to control a robotic arm with one’s thoughts is not entirely unprecedented. A woman was reported to benefit from brain-computer interface tech to accomplish... 

Watch A Neurosurgeon Perform A Subdural Hematoma Operation

Medical science has truly advanced of late. Specialists are finding better and safer ways to operate on patients who suffer fatal injuries. Take this 83 year old woman, for instance, who suffered an acute subdural hematoma after she fell head first. Just... 

When Healthcare and Computer Science Come Together [INFOGRAPHIC]

People might not even have imagined putting computer science and healthcare in a sentence. Times have changed, though. The two fields are finally amalgamating to provide even better medical fixes for the world. That is all the more reason for studying...