Researchers use software to help parse information generated by brain scans, enabling them to detect when people are in pain.
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.
Your financial situation is part of your total health picture, and it's important to make your health care providers aware of it.
Have you ever wished for a better way to keep track of all sorts of factors that affect the many aspects of your health?
Newly published research indicates that chocolate may lower the risk of heart disease by a whopping 37%.
There's a new trend in blood pressure monitoring these days, which will hopefully catch on.
Could the dampening effect Botox has on empathy be put to good use?
Can we live longer if we take regular play breaks instead of turning "working" out into a dreaded chore?
The iMuscle app helps you plan your workouts and teaches you more about the muscles that help your body move.
A health tech-related demonstration with chilling implications took place yesterday at the Black Hat Briefings.
A robotic nurse/teddy-bear called the Riba II can transfer patients from a bed to a wheelchair and back.
Last week's article about the potential loss of twentieth century literature sparks a healthy discussion.
There's more to celebrate than the bittersweet end of an era. There may be new hope of vaccines for both salmonella and MRSA.
I am worried that, unless we do something to actively make sure twentieth century literature gets moved into the Kindle format, it might be lost.
Welcome Kinect, the newest member of the surgical team.
A dad who had a hard time getting medical help for his baby girl started a company that puts people in contact with doctors for virtual consultations.
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