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Correction: On-demand doctors from Uber exec

This story was updated to correct Oscar Salazar's role with Uber. He is a member of the "core crew" rather than "co-founder." An Uber spokesperson told CNET that "Oscar is not a co-founder of Uber."

Read the updated story here.

By Jan. 15, 2014

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Doctors testing Google Glass to get real-time patient data

Emergency room clinicians at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston try out the wearable eyeglasses as a way to speak with and examine patients while simultaneously reading their charts.

By Mar. 12, 2014

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One of Uber's core crew said to launch on-demand doctors

Word has it that Oscar Salazar has been working to create a startup for the "1 percent" that will send doctors on home visits.

By Jan. 14, 2014

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Apple doctors: Pegatron worker death not due to working conditions

The iPhone maker dispatched medical experts to Shanghai to investigate the recent death of a 15-year-old worker from pneumonia.

By Dec. 12, 2013

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All the Doctors from 'Doctor Who' in one face composite

Get ready for the "Doctor Who" 50th anniversary celebration by mooshing all of the doctors into one super-Doctor.

By Nov. 18, 2013

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Tech privately connects patients to doctors

Privacy breaches will subject health-care providers to heavy fines under a federal law that kicks in March 25. CNET's Kara Tsuboi profiles one tech company devoted to providing secure connections between stay-at-home patients and their doctors.

By Mar. 21, 2013

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Why eye doctors may soon prescribe Tetris

Researchers at McGill University say the video game distributes information between the eyes in a way that trains them to work together and could ultimately help treat lazy eye.

By Apr. 22, 2013

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Doctors 'used fake fingers' to clock in for colleagues at ER

Biometric clocking-in machines are thought to be foolproof. But some Brazilian doctors find they can pretend their colleagues are at work by using silicone fingers.

By Mar. 13, 2013