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The influx and popularity of technology within the world of healthcare can sometimes overshadow its developing dominance at the bedside. Everything from the electronic...
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LanguageLine Solutions® has added an iPhone application to its mobile lineup, putting the power of more than 8,000 world-class interpreters in users' pockets. InSight for iPhone allows...
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Flexible endoscopes can snake through narrow passages to treat difficult to reach areas of the body. However, once they arrive at their target, these...
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Biosensors & Your Health: What’s Your Body Trying to Tell You?

Your body alerts you to many aspects of your health. Your stomach growling tells you when to eat. A powerful yawn lets you know...
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Pediatricians, educators, and parents have always agreed on at least one thing: reading to your toddler - early on in life and regularly -...
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Should Technology Be Used To Boost Empathy-Based Medicine?

Should existing digital technologies be used to enable a paradigm shift in current healthcare delivery which focuses on tests, treatments and targets rather than...
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For medical student Katie Goldrath, the first time delivering difficult health news came when she had to tell a young woman named Robin and...
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