A Harvard professor has invented and unleashed the AeroShot, caffeine inhaler, complete with B vitamins.
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 who also has 20 years of operations, logistics, and editorial management experience. She is the health care advisor for the U.S. Strategic Perspective Institute, and a mentor for the Virtual Campus at Florida's Brevard Community College.Denise co-founded ZATZ Publishing, and has been the managing editor for its magazines since 1997. She was previously the managing editor for a number of Ziff-Davis technology publications.Nothing Denise writes 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.
Efforts to preserve our environment and our health don't have to be all or nothing, do they?
It makes me really sad to think that more people might wind up in the hospital because they're trying to be virtuous in their use of reusable grocery bags.
I just want to actually have my textbook in my hands at some point before I have to sit down and take my midterm. Is that too much to ask, USPS?
IT storage systems have been used to help double the number of marrow transplants by reducing the time needed to find the right donor.
This week's wacky high drama involves a lot of controversy around Professor Dipak Das' published studies of how resveratrol, a component of red wine, affects cardiovascular health.
The trend toward smaller screens might someday mean doing away with screens altogether, and wearing see-through displays in your stylish eyeglasses.
Wouldn't it be wild if your contact lenses could remember to check your blood sugar or electrolyte or cholesterol levels and update you with a text message about your health status?
Driving with a cold could be as bad as driving drunk on four double whiskey drinks.
As 2011 winds to a close and we start the new, exciting year of 2012, it's valuable to take some time to reflect on what the past year was about for us, and what we want to create in the new one.
It's the most wonderful time of the year. There are candy canes, mistletoe, and, of course, the fabulous year's end top ten lists.
Here's a little early Christmas gift from me to you...web resources that might help you in your efforts to have a happy, healthy holiday season.
It may be possible to hold off the effects of Alzheimer's disease by eating fish.
There are two types of people in this world: the ones who share videogame controllers and the ones who don't. Which one are you?
Google Health will be gone as of New Year's Day. It's time to wrap it up and move on.
The best of ZDNet, delivered
- 1 Funny top ten list about useless studies will give you a chuckle
- 2 The dark side of those bright detergent pacs: kids being poisoned
- 3 Traveling with a THR (total hip replacement) in the age of the TSA
- 4 Free and open source healthcare software for your practice
- 5 Heart-in-a-box: transporting a live, beating heart to transplant patients