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injections

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PiOna concept needle could ease infertility injections

This auto-injector hides the needle in a device that gives women user feedback. It could reduce injection times by 30 percent.

By Nov. 19, 2012

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Micro injections: Score 1 for needle-phobes

Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have designed a painless patch of "microneedles" that could replace hypodermic needles and even annual flu shots.

By Aug. 20, 2009

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Aira auto-injector warms drugs to body temperature

A heated syringe system from Cambridge Consultants warms drugs to body temperature so they flow more easily, potentially reducing injection times by up to 30 percent.

By Oct. 16, 2013

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Could selfies be pushing more Americans to plastic surgery?

More patients under 30 are asking for facial procedures to improve the way they look on social media, according to a survey of plastic surgeons.

By Mar. 17, 2014

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Smart syringe turns bright red to warn of prior use

The ABC Syringe is embedded with ink that turns color when exposed to air as a way to warn caregivers that the syringe has been used.

By Sep. 3, 2013

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A solid step toward vaccinating against type 1 diabetes

Scientists at Stanford are working on a vaccine to stop a type 1 diabetic's immune system from attacking the cells that make insulin.

By Jun. 27, 2013

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Buzzy Mini makes getting shots a lot more tolerable

The Buzzy Mini uses cold and vibrations to soothe your fear of needles and take the pain out of injections.

By Jan. 9, 2014

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Uniface mask: Glue on some bionic skin, feel fabulous

Could getting a new face be as easy as ordering a mask online? One woman's statement on beauty has giant anime eyes, long lashes, and a high nose bridge to help you meet today's standards.

By Aug. 26, 2013

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A-Rod and Twitter: A marriage made for divorce?

A recent convert to Twitter, the Yankees third baseman declared that his doctor said he was ready to play. Which persuaded his boss to tell him to "Shut the f*** up."

By Jun. 26, 2013