IT storage systems have been used to help double the number of marrow transplants by reducing the time needed to find the right donor.
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.
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?