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Magic mirror: Show me the meds

The New York Times Research & Development Lab unveils a "magic mirror" that can be used to surf the Web, shop for hygiene and med products, and track weight changes.

By Sep. 7, 2011

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Using atomic-force microscopy to find new meds

European scientists are the first to use an atomic-force microscope to "see" the unknown molecular structure of a marine compound taken from the deepest place on Earth.

By Aug. 2, 2010

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Forget your meds? Try an Internet pillbox

It keeps track of your drugs so you don't have to

By May. 24, 2007

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High-tech electronic headband may help prevent migraines

Just approved by the FDA, the device directs an electric current to the skin and underlying body tissue, stimulating a nerve associated with migraines.

By Mar. 11, 2014

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Could electronically controlled drugs reduce side effects?

Researchers say they can zap implants with electrical currents to release specific amounts of medication to targeted areas of the body.

By Feb. 5, 2014

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Larry Ellison talks about his best friend Steve Jobs' final days

"This was absolutely the strongest, most willful person I have ever met," Ellison said. "After seven years, the cancer even wore him out."

By Aug. 13, 2013

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Turning a regular microscope into billion-pixel imaging system

Engineers at Caltech say that their approach -- computing their way past optical limitations -- could bring high-performance microscopes to medical clinics in developing countries.

By Jul. 30, 2013

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Search results beat FDA in finding drug combo side effects

Sifting through the search queries of 6 million people turns out to be a better way to discover drug-to-drug interactions than the current gold standard, the Adverse Event Reporting System.

By Mar. 6, 2013

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Can a foot cream really do battle with HIV?

A study has found that the antifungal drug Ciclopirox kills HIV in cell cultures -- and the virus doesn't bounce back when the drug is stopped. But the research has yet to be performed on people.

By Sep. 24, 2013

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Get four spooky PC games for $4.99 each

Steam's Halloween sale features some big discounts on some great games. Here are my four top picks.

By Oct. 30, 2012