My heart goes out to that cute little monkey with the yellow hat. The science is quite incredible, but I just want to give him a hug.
Denise Amrich, RN explores the intersection between health and technology, and does her best to help techies get and stay healthy...one blog post at a time.
Denise Amrich is a Registered Nurse, the health care advisor for the U.S. Strategic Perspective Institute, and a mentor for the Virtual Campus at Florida's Brevard Community College. Nothing in this article is meant to be a substitute for medical advice, and shouldn't be considered as such. If you are in need of medical help, please see your doctor.
Microsoft research explores mutations of the HIV virus in an attempt to help create a vaccine.
Microsoft and NFL great Jerry Rice team up to convince kids to play XBox...and move with Kinect.
There are quite a few free and open source healthcare programs that can help doctors and small clinics get started with EHR without breaking the bank.
Astounding CT scan tech makes possible to scan the human body quickly, constructing Star Trek-like, 3D images of the inner workings of a living patient's body.
Customer service still matters in healthcare, because patients are customers, too.
Knock-off drugs are being developed by criminals and sold to unsuspecting people across the world. It's causing illness and death.
Pop quiz: how are MP3s related to blood vessels in the human body?
A Palo Alto-based startup called HealthTap is attempting to bring health care into the age of texting.
For both seasoned health practitioners and newbies born with smartphones in their hands, the challenge is to still provide a sense of humanity while augmenting productivity with electronics.