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inhalers

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Inhale Oxford's Word of the Year: 'Vape'

Slang terms "clickbait," "normcore," and "mansplain" lose to "vape" as Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year, which proves electronic cigarettes might not be a drag.

By November 19, 2014

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Harvard-made lung muscle could yield asthma insights

Scientists synthesize human airway tissue, and in hopes of finding better asthma medication, watch it react to a variety of chemicals.

By September 23, 2014

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How to clip your fingernails in space without inhaling them

Everyday activities, like nail trimming, become challenging when you have to do them while floating around inside the International Space Station.

By January 16, 2013

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Wireless asthma inhaler teaches proper use

The T-Haler monitors how patients use their inhalers and sends real-time feedback on how to improve.

By March 12, 2012

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Emergency Bra: Unsnap, separate cups, inhale...

The bra--an invention worthy of an Ig Nobel Prize in 2009--is now commercially available in a sexy, life-saving, Red Cross shade of red.

By September 22, 2010

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AeroShot: Ditch the coffee, huff your caffeine

The AeroShot from Breathable Foods is a caffeine delivery system that packs 100 mg of the good stuff into a lipstick-size inhaler. Huff your way to wakefulness.

By October 26, 2011

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Wireless asthma inhaler links patient, doctor

Cambridge Consultants introduces a new technology that lets patients and health care professionals stay connected via medical devices, such as inhalers.

By May 6, 2009

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First GPS-enabled asthma inhaler prototype

SiliconSky GPS unveiled the first GPS-enabled asthma inhaler for the asthma research program.

By April 28, 2009

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Disease detective plans GPS-enabled asthma inhaler

Thanks to David Van Sickle, we'll soon be able to track (and hopefully eliminate) recurring asthma attack outbreaks.

By April 10, 2009

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Le Whif chocolate inhaler: Decadence, sans the guilt

Chocoholics can rejoice that someone has finally "bottled" the guilty pleasure in an inhaler, minus the calories.

By April 6, 2009