Category Archives: Education

This Smart Mouthguard Can Monitor Concussions

The NFL’s current concussion safety protocol includes vague symptoms like “blank look” and fails to adequately protect players. Sensors in mouthguards, which are almost universally worn by athletes, more accurately sense concussions that previous sensors in helmets. This technology will

This Smart Mouthguard Can Monitor Concussions

The NFL’s current concussion safety protocol includes vague symptoms like “blank look” and fails to adequately protect players. Sensors in mouthguards, which are almost universally worn by athletes, more accurately sense concussions that previous sensors in helmets. This technology will

Too High, Drunk, or Sleepy to Drive? One Day Your Phone Could Know

The app Druid is one of many phone-based tests to gauge a user’s impairment to suggest that they refrain from driving. The goal is to translate field sobriety tests into one on your phone. Currently, apps take advantage of the

Too High, Drunk, or Sleepy to Drive? One Day Your Phone Could Know

The app Druid is one of many phone-based tests to gauge a user’s impairment to suggest that they refrain from driving. The goal is to translate field sobriety tests into one on your phone. Currently, apps take advantage of the

Iris Scans Come to Nursing Homes. Next Stop, Your Phone

Elderly residents of Brevillier Village are identified with their irises, which takes the place of keypads and codes. It makes it easier for those with tremors, poor eyesight, or cognitive impairment. Further application of this technology in hospitals and clinics

Iris Scans Come to Nursing Homes. Next Stop, Your Phone

Elderly residents of Brevillier Village are identified with their irises, which takes the place of keypads and codes. It makes it easier for those with tremors, poor eyesight, or cognitive impairment. Further application of this technology in hospitals and clinics

Children’s screen time has little effect on sleep, says study

The study showed that digital screen time for children and teenagers had only a modest reduction in sleep, about 30 minutes. It said that every hour of screen time reduced sleep by about 8 minutes. However, the study is rife

Children’s screen time has little effect on sleep, says study

The study showed that digital screen time for children and teenagers had only a modest reduction in sleep, about 30 minutes. It said that every hour of screen time reduced sleep by about 8 minutes. However, the study is rife

Glowing chemical ‘could aid brain cancer surgery’

Patients who drank 5-ALA had uptake in high grade gliomas, allowing surgeons to distinguish between cancerous and health brain tissue. More studies are needed to uncover its application in other therapies as well, such as its efficacy on low-grade gliomas

Glowing chemical ‘could aid brain cancer surgery’

Patients who drank 5-ALA had uptake in high grade gliomas, allowing surgeons to distinguish between cancerous and health brain tissue. More studies are needed to uncover its application in other therapies as well, such as its efficacy on low-grade gliomas

‘Amazing’ treatment helps paralyzed people walk again

Patients with complete motor paralysis have regained partial function with an implanted electrical spinal stimulator. The stimulator is placed epidurally and is thought to mimic brain signals to neurons. It shows that neurons below the level of spinal cord injury

‘Amazing’ treatment helps paralyzed people walk again

Patients with complete motor paralysis have regained partial function with an implanted electrical spinal stimulator. The stimulator is placed epidurally and is thought to mimic brain signals to neurons. It shows that neurons below the level of spinal cord injury

inui Health, formerly Scanadu, announces FDA-cleared home urine testing platform

The smartphone could perform tests that detect for protein, glucose, leukocyte and nitrite, and ketones. This brings the ability for simple UAs to be run at home, remote clinics, and rural villages. https://www.mobihealthnews.com/content/inui-health-formerly-scanadu-announces-fda-cleared-home-urine-testing-platform

inui Health, formerly Scanadu, announces FDA-cleared home urine testing platform

The smartphone could perform tests that detect for protein, glucose, leukocyte and nitrite, and ketones. This brings the ability for simple UAs to be run at home, remote clinics, and rural villages. https://www.mobihealthnews.com/content/inui-health-formerly-scanadu-announces-fda-cleared-home-urine-testing-platform