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Tag: Medical

Battery-Powered Portable X-Ray Machine: Your Insides Have Nowhere to Hide

Battery-Powered Portable X-Ray Machine: Your Insides Have Nowhere to Hide
If you’ve ever been asked to have a radiograph of your body taken, then you know that X-ray machines are quite large and even the portable ones are carried by large vans. Until now. Japanese company…
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Man “Recovering Well” from Most Extensive Face Transplant in History

Man “Recovering Well” from Most Extensive Face Transplant in History
An American man has had what doctors say is the most extensive face transplant in history. The man’s name is Richard Lee Norris and years ago he suffered massive facial injuries in a gun accident. The…
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Tongue Drive System Controls Wheelchair: Don’t Chew Gum and Drive

Tongue Drive System Controls Wheelchair: Don’t Chew Gum and Drive
Most of us can get around just fine on our two feet, but those who are confined to wheelchairs can have a hard time getting around. Those who are paralyzed often need someone to push them,…
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83-Year-Old Woman Gets the World’s First 3D Printed Jaw Transplant

83-Year-Old Woman Gets the World’s First 3D Printed Jaw Transplant
At some point in the future, if we needed a new body part, I always figured science would be able to grow one. If you need any new kidney just sprinkle a few cells, top with…
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Qualcomm Tricorder X Prize Announced, Next Year Tachyon X Prize?

Qualcomm Tricorder X Prize Announced, Next Year Tachyon X Prize?
Going to the doctor sucks, I think many would agree. I won’t go unless something is hanging loosely by tendon and sinew or I take another arrow to the knee. Checkup is another word for hypochondria…
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Vioguard Self-Sanitizing Keyboard is Now FDA-Approved

Vioguard Self-Sanitizing Keyboard is Now FDA-Approved
Keyboards can get pretty filthy. It’s the one part of your computer that you probably come into contact with the most, aside from your mouse.…
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e-Urinal Gives You a Check-up While You Pee

e-Urinal Gives You a Check-up While You Pee
We’re all strapped for time these days. A good illustration of just how valuable time is was shown in that bomb of a movie that starred Justin Timberlake, In Time. In the movie, time had become…
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SoundsGood: A Smart and Smart Looking Hearing Aid

SoundsGood: A Smart and Smart Looking Hearing Aid
I was a pretty ignorant kid back when I was growing up, and thought that hearing aids functioned pretty much like earphones. So you could just imagine the look on my father’s face when I told…
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Wi-Fi and Gonads Don’t Mix, Says Study

Wi-Fi and Gonads Don’t Mix, Says Study
Guys, if you are the sort that uses a notebook with Wi-Fi running in your lap all day long, there is a new reason not to. Over the past few years, the main reason to not…
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ED-7270 Robot Looks Like ED2-D2

ED-7270 Robot Looks Like ED2-D2
R2-D2! It is you! It is you! No wait. Sorry, I got the wrong droid. I’ve been confused ever since that old man worked his wizardry on me when I was on duty at Mos Eisley.…
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EES Packs Circuits Onto Skin: Beginning of the Modern Cyborg

EES Packs Circuits Onto Skin: Beginning of the Modern Cyborg
There’s a new process called EES (Electrical Epidermal System) which allows scientists to apply circuits and electrical components directly to skin, which could be big news for medical sensors, but it could also potentially lead to…
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Researchers Develop Soft Memory that May Usher in New Biocompatible Electronics

Researchers Develop Soft Memory that May Usher in New Biocompatible Electronics
There are a number of reasons that you might want to implant electronics into the human brain. There are also numerous devices that are in testing and may one day come to market that are for…
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Docs Successfully Transplant Synthetic Trachea Made with Patient’s Stem Cells

Docs Successfully Transplant Synthetic Trachea Made with Patient’s Stem Cells
Unless you have good reason to know what a trachea is, it might be new word for you. The trachea is the part of the human body most often referred to as the windpipe. A 36-year-old…
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Hanako 2 Dental Robot: Useful, But Creepy

Hanako 2 Dental Robot: Useful, But Creepy
I have to admit, I’m not really a fan of artificial intelligence ever since I saw the movie A.I. (which stands for artificial intelligence.) Science and technology have definitely advanced to the point where realistic robots…
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Japanese Researchers Invent Capsule Endoscope to Navigate UrANUS

Japanese Researchers Invent Capsule Endoscope to Navigate UrANUS
The endoscope is traditionally a long tube that has a camera on the end and shoots video back to a viewing port for the doctor to see what is going on up inside your colon or…
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Chinese Student Sells Kidney to Buy iPad 2

Chinese Student Sells Kidney to Buy iPad 2
This has to be the most extreme case of Apple fanboyitis in history. A 17-year old student from the Anhui province of China has sold one of his kidneys to get the money to buy an…
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