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There are many challenging views on ethical dilemmas in the medical community, all of which take into account several interpretations and considerations that vary from one individual to another. In the world of cancer treatment, …

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Staying Connected: Latest Innovations in Medical Technology for Seniors

May 21, 2017 – 7:24 PM |

Technology has been developing at a breakneck speed in recent years, and fortunately, it hasn’t left seniors behind. In fact, it’s been coming up with some amazing new gadgets designed to help seniors live more …

A Valuable Liaison: Healthcare and Technology

October 31, 2016 – 12:20 AM |

Health care is and always has been a lucrative field. Nowadays, technological proficiency is mandatory to get into the health care industry. Aside from making research and keeping medical records easier, it has also made …

The Dawn of a New Age: Leveraging Technology for an Integrated Healthcare System

February 1, 2016 – 10:53 PM |

The definition of the term ‘technology’ changes as technology itself advances. It refers to the practical application of scientific skills and knowledge by humans in order to solve a need. The current world is packed …

The Ethical Quagmire of Medicine: How Deeply Submerged are We?

December 4, 2015 – 5:58 PM |

The medical world and its ethics have undergone a considerable change since the last two decades. There was a time when doctors were the second most revered creatures after teachers, and the ones famously venerated …

The Era of Artificial Intelligence – Why Medicine should Cheer the Rise of the Machines

March 15, 2015 – 7:52 AM |

The progress we have seen in the recent years—cars which can drive by themselves, handy humanoid robots, synthesis and speech recognition systems, 3D printers, Jeopardy!-champion computers—are not the greatest accomplishments of the computer era. They are …

Revolutionizing Medicine – The Future of 3D Printing in Healthcare

November 12, 2014 – 11:19 PM |

3D printing has gained much popularity recently. Within the space of a few years, it has gone from a novelty known only to enthusiasts, to a process that had had an impact on almost every …

In Vitro Fertilization: Weighing the Pros and Cons

October 9, 2014 – 10:19 PM |

“When you change the way you view birth, the way you birth will change.” Marie Mongan.
Birth of a child is one of the greatest blessings of God. Every couple wishes to have children that make …

The Boom of TeleHealth: Distance No Longer Matters!

May 28, 2014 – 12:18 PM |

It has been observed that by the time patients come to seek treatment in clinics or hospitals; in many cases their ailment has already multipli to such an extent that it becomes a tough job for …

Genetic Engineering- Bane or a Boom?

November 17, 2013 – 7:17 PM |

A scalpel has the power to kill a human being who lies helplessly in an operation room, however that very same scalpel has the ability to save a person. It all depends on the surgeon …

Social Networking: Just How “Anti-Social” are We Becoming?

October 5, 2013 – 10:55 PM |

The social network is theoretically useful in the social sciences to study the relationship between individuals, groups and even organizations. The ties through which any social units connect represents the convergence of the various social …

Headphones: A Potential Threat to the Blessing of Hearing

September 19, 2013 – 4:00 PM |

In this world of worries, our daily life is filled with electronic pianos, ring tones, the disembodied voice giving you your bank balance over the telephone. Audio devices which include iPods, MP3 players, headphones, ear …

A Glimpse into the Future ICU: The Closed Loop System

April 24, 2013 – 9:52 PM | One Comment

The modern health care system owes heavily to the technological developments which are occurring at a logarithmic pace. These advancements are necessary to overcome the burden of limited skilled manpower which healthcare has traditionally witnessed …

Macular Degeneration Sufferers Can Read Books Again through New App!

March 19, 2013 – 6:50 PM |

The most detailed central vision in our eyes is provided by the macula, the central region of the retina. Gradual degradation of the retina can cause macular degeneration. It causes sufferers to lose sight from the centre …