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3D-printed medical device rescues baby's breath

A baby with a rare condition will get to go home for the first time thanks to a 3D-printed airway splint that is helping him breathe on his own.

By Mar. 17, 2014

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Scanadu Scout

The $150 Scanadu Scout is the closest thing to a real-life "Star Trek" medical tricorder.

By Jan. 10, 2013

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Health apps on the rise, but medical use is still limited

Health apps and gadgets are becoming more popular, but a lack of quality keeps them from being useful in medicine.

By Nov. 19, 2013

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Apple poaches medical tech experts, fuels iWatch rumours

Apple has hired a couple of experts in medical tech which could spell big things for its rumoured smart watch...

By Jan. 19, 2014

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FDA to start reining in the Wild West of medical apps

The FDA says it is only regulating products that turn smartphones into medical devices it already oversees, such as apps that let your phone act as an electronic stethoscope or give feedback on CPR.

By Sep. 23, 2013

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MedicalKeyring: Your medical data on a fingerprint thumbdrive

This keyring, billed as having the world's smallest biometric fingerprint reader, shows your emergency medical info at the touch of a button.

By Aug. 27, 2013

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We talk robot hospitals with the medical tricorder creator

Medicine will fail "very soon", says the man behind a Star Trek-style medical scanner, who predicts robot hospitals and patient power.

By Jun. 12, 2013

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Pilot's texting at issue in fatal crash of medical helicopter

Evidence from the 2011 crash of an emergency medical helicopter in Missouri shows that before the accident, the pilot was texting about a dinner date. The crash killed four people.

By Apr. 9, 2013

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Medical robot RP-VITA gets FDA approval

This bot from iRobot and InTouch Health can roll up to your bedside and help a remote doctor treat you.

By Jan. 9, 2013

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Medical-alert bracelet begs for browser cleansing

If your browser history isn't something you want uncovered, you may want a bracelet that lets people know your Internet tracks need to be expunged.

By Jan. 4, 2013