"Stethoscope and smart phone"

Imagine a bandage made of electrically conductive fibers coated in a gel that can be individually loaded with infection-fighting antibiotics, tissue-regenerating growth factors, painkillers...
"Vaccine vials"

Leave it to good ol' MIT to potentially revolutionize drug and vaccine delivery. Are you ready for this? MIT engineers have invented a new 3-D...
"Clean hospital room"

The influx and popularity of technology within the world of healthcare can sometimes overshadow its developing dominance at the bedside. Everything from the electronic...
"Upset woman on computer"

For people with headache, seeing the neurologist by video for treatment may be as effective as an in-person visit, according to a study published...
"Silhouette of person reaching out hand"

For medical student Katie Goldrath, the first time delivering difficult health news came when she had to tell a young woman named Robin and...
"Illustration of wireless GI device"

Imagers, gastric pacemakers and other diagnostic and therapeutic tools could someday transform the way diseases of the gastrointestinal tract are measured and treated. But...
"Young girl riding bike with VR glasses"

Every year, falls lead to hospitalization or death for hundreds of thousands of elderly Americans. Standard clinical techniques generally cannot diagnose balance impairments before...
"Antique phone and radio player"

Nurse practitioners are increasingly providing house calls for frail and elderly patients, eclipsing any other specialties in number of home visits in 2013, new...
"Busy street through jain link fence"

A recent study focusing on why there is higher employee turnover for nurses will have you saying, uhh, yeah, we know. It should come as...
"External storage device on computer"

Somehow I’ve become a professional student. I’ve been going to school for way too long, for a variety of different reasons. Currently I’m proclaiming...