• From Google Glass EE to VR eyewear: the future is bright
  • Technology helps personalized medicine, enabling epigenomic analysis with a mere 100 cells
  • Researchers design first artificial ribosome
  • Stem cell transplantation for children with rare form of leukemia improves outcomes
  • Engineer creates a 3D printed exoskeleton ‘Spiderhand’ for stroke victims
  • Beyond Just “Big” Data
  • Infant’s Heart Surgery Leads to 3D Medical Non-Profit
  • From Google Glass EE to VR eyewear: the future is bright

    From Google Glass EE to VR eyewear: the future is bright

    July 27, 2015  For something about as popular as New Coke, Google Glass seems to be finding its way back into the spotlight. News sites and the blog site 9to5Google have unearthed a number of rumors surrounding the interactive eyewear, which was shelved earlier this year after a number of less-than-flattering […]

  • Technology helps personalized medicine, enabling epigenomic analysis with a mere 100 cells

    Technology helps personalized medicine, enabling epigenomic analysis with a mere 100 cells

    SOURCE July 28, 2015 (Nanowerk News) A new technology that will dramatically enhance investigations of epigenomes, the machinery that turns on and off genes and a very prominent field of study in diseases such as stem cell differentiation, inflammation and cancer, is reported on today in the research journal Nature […]

  • Researchers design first artificial ribosome

    Researchers design first artificial ribosome

      SOURCE July 22, 2015 (Nanowerk News) Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago and Northwestern University have engineered a tethered ribosome that works nearly as well as the authentic cellular component, or organelle, that produces all the proteins and enzymes within the cell. The engineered ribosome may enable […]

  • Stem cell transplantation for children with rare form of leukemia improves outcomes

    Stem cell transplantation for children with rare form of leukemia improves outcomes

    SOURCE July 21, 2015 CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES Researchers in the Division of Hematology, Oncology and Blood & Marrow Transplantation at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles have shown greatly improved outcomes in using stem cell transplantation to treat patients with a serious but very rare form of chronic blood cancer called […]

  • Engineer creates a 3D printed exoskeleton ‘Spiderhand’ for stroke victims

    Engineer creates a 3D printed exoskeleton ‘Spiderhand’ for stroke victims

    SOURCE July 28, 2015 Without question, the use of 3D printing for creating low-cost and customized prosthetics and other personalized medical aides has been one of the best examples of how the technology can be used for real-world applications. But for all of the developments that we’ve seen for customized […]

  • Beyond Just “Big” Data

    Beyond Just “Big” Data

    Illustration: Greg Mably SOURCE July 27, 2015 We need new words to describe the coming wave of machine-generated information Data science is going to be as foundational to education as English… [It] doesn’t belong in the business school. Everybody should take data science. —Jennifer Priestly, Kennesaw State University When Gartner […]

  • Infant’s Heart Surgery Leads to 3D Medical Non-Profit

    Infant’s Heart Surgery Leads to 3D Medical Non-Profit

      SOURCE July 27, 2015 When Ariana Garcia was born last June, all was well.  She was brought home from the hospital and her parents were excited to begin a new chapter of their lives.  6 weeks later, Ariana, all of the sudden, went limp.   “Normally she hated diaper […]

 

Medical Devices, Medical Apps, Doctor and Patient

Education, Medical Blogs, Videos, Websites and Podcasts

The purpose of this website is to introduce both patients and healthcare professionals to the impact of the Internet on medicine and healthcare, by curating and organizing relevant articles in all fields of the digitalization of Medicine. (See i-NEWS section on Main Menu). Medical Apps and Medical Devices are examined, and internet technology and Patient Education are evaluated., for their places in all medical settings. The influence of the internet is shown in every Medical Specialty,, and improvements in Medical Education through the internet by showing the viewer the Top Patient Accredited Medical Information Websites, , the Best Medical Blogs, the top Medical Videos, and best Medical Podcasts. In addition to the latest-breaking Internet Medical News and Internet Medical Research News in all specialties are studied.. As Dr. Eric Topol of the Scripps Digital Medicine says, vast changes are occurring, now, due to the convergence of changes in technology. Medical Apps and Medical Devices are affecting many areas of of Medicine. Overall, the internet is changing all healthcare, from the use of Internet Technology in Hospital Administration in America to the use of iPhones to diagnose infectious disease in Africa

We are living in a great time for medicine. As most know, it is time for a change..

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From Google Glass EE to VR eyewear: the future is bright

From Google Glass EE to VR eyewear: the future is bright

July 27, 2015  For something about as popular as New Coke, Google Glass seems to be finding its way back into the spotlight. News sites and the blog site 9to5Google have unearthed a number of rumors surrounding the interactive eyewear, which was shelved earlier this year after a number of less-than-flattering […]

 
 

Technology helps personalized medicine, enabling epigenomic analysis with a mere 100 cells

Technology helps personalized medicine, enabling epigenomic analysis with a mere 100 cells

SOURCE July 28, 2015 (Nanowerk News) A new technology that will dramatically enhance investigations of epigenomes, the machinery that turns on and off genes and a very prominent field of study in diseases such as stem cell differentiation, inflammation and cancer, is reported on today in the research journal Nature […]

 
 

Researchers design first artificial ribosome

Researchers design first artificial ribosome

  SOURCE July 22, 2015 (Nanowerk News) Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago and Northwestern University have engineered a tethered ribosome that works nearly as well as the authentic cellular component, or organelle, that produces all the proteins and enzymes within the cell. The engineered ribosome may enable […]

 
 

Stem cell transplantation for children with rare form of leukemia improves outcomes

Stem cell transplantation for children with rare form of leukemia improves outcomes

SOURCE July 21, 2015 CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES Researchers in the Division of Hematology, Oncology and Blood & Marrow Transplantation at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles have shown greatly improved outcomes in using stem cell transplantation to treat patients with a serious but very rare form of chronic blood cancer called […]

 
 

Engineer creates a 3D printed exoskeleton ‘Spiderhand’ for stroke victims

Engineer creates a 3D printed exoskeleton ‘Spiderhand’ for stroke victims

SOURCE July 28, 2015 Without question, the use of 3D printing for creating low-cost and customized prosthetics and other personalized medical aides has been one of the best examples of how the technology can be used for real-world applications. But for all of the developments that we’ve seen for customized […]

 
 

Beyond Just “Big” Data

Beyond Just “Big” Data

Illustration: Greg Mably SOURCE July 27, 2015 We need new words to describe the coming wave of machine-generated information Data science is going to be as foundational to education as English… [It] doesn’t belong in the business school. Everybody should take data science. —Jennifer Priestly, Kennesaw State University When Gartner […]

 
 

Infant’s Heart Surgery Leads to 3D Medical Non-Profit

Infant’s Heart Surgery Leads to 3D Medical Non-Profit

  SOURCE July 27, 2015 When Ariana Garcia was born last June, all was well.  She was brought home from the hospital and her parents were excited to begin a new chapter of their lives.  6 weeks later, Ariana, all of the sudden, went limp.   “Normally she hated diaper […]

 
 

3D Print Your Medical Scan, using open-source software.

3D Print Your Medical Scan, using open-source software.

This skull with a broken nose of Make: executive editor Mike Senese was printed by Hawk Ridge Systems using a 3D Systems ProJet 660. SOURCE July 27, 2015 3D printing is all around us, opening possibilities for us to do in our garages what traditionally could only be done by […]

 
 

Japan as the front-runner of super-aged societies: Perspectives from medicine and medical care in Japan

Japan as the front-runner of super-aged societies: Perspectives from medicine and medical care in Japan

 SOURCE July 27, 2015 Abstract BACKGROUND: The demographic structure of a country changes dramatically with increasing trends toward general population aging and declining birth rates. In Japan, the percentage of the elderly population (aged ≥65 years) reached 25% in 2013; it is expected to exceed 30% in 2025 and reach […]

 
 

Molecule plays pivotal role in making ovarian cancer cells so lethal

Molecule plays pivotal role in making ovarian cancer cells so lethal

Canadian researchers target LKB1 molecule as problem, rather than solution, to ovarian cancer. Image Credit: Shutterstock SOURCE July 25, 2015 Ovarian cancer strikes terror in women, because symptoms may not be apparent until it is too late for appropriate treatment. There are few reliable early detection tests and few treatment […]