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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... 

Common Blood Pressure Drug Cures Diabetes In Mice, Human Trials Begin in 2015

For a while now, people have been using the drug Verapamil. It’s an effective medicine for high blood pressure and migraines as well as cardiac arrhythmia. It has also proved to have no severe side effects throughout it’s entire 3o year shelf... 

This New Technology Shows Nurses Where Your Veins Are

Nurses often struggle to locate the vein before they can draw a patient’s blood. Patients become vary of the fact that their arms needs to be jabbed at before being told that their veins are tough to spot. How ridiculous does that sound? If you share... 

Three Glasses of Milk a Day Can Lead To Early Death…Wait What?

You have heard ever since you were a child that the consumption of milk is close to essential for healthy bones and teeth. Two to three glasses a day are recommended by doctors, nutritionists, P.E. teachers and parents (especially your mom) and you’ve... 

Man Paralysed From The Waist Down, WALKS AGAIN!

Science has come so far in the last century that terming every advance as a breakthrough or a miracle has become redundant. They call the iPhone a revolution and the discovery of the Higgs Boson as the “last hurrah of the old physics”. But sometimes...