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'Robot & Frank' asks: What if Asimo were your nurse?

Is this what old age looks like in the 21st century? In a new movie, Frank Langella plays an ex-thief who has to put up with a busybody robot nurse.

By January 23, 2012

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Toyota plans nursing robots for aging Japan

Toyota's Assist machines are designed to ease the burden on caregivers and help people with mobility.

By November 3, 2011

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iRobot CEO: Robot nurses to cut health care costs

Remote monitoring equipment that keeps a virtual eye on patients in their own home would save money, says Colin Angle.

By September 4, 2009

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Japanese create teddy bear robot nurse

Researchers have unveiled an improved nurse robot called Riba that can lift patients from beds and wheelchairs. It has a teddy bear face.

By August 28, 2009

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'VeinViewer' gives nurses X-ray vision

New technology can find elusive veins

By November 16, 2006

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Amazon is helping employees get another, unrelated job

The retail giant launches an employment incentive program that pays for employee career training in certain high-demand but unrelated fields like nursing or aircraft mechanics.

By July 23, 2012

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Robot seal Paro comforts Japan tsunami victims

Japan's famous robot seal Paro has been used in nursing homes in several countries. Now it's helping victims of the March 3 earthquake and tsunamis.

By July 20, 2011

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Facebook placenta pose gets student expelled

A nursing student is kicked out of school after posting a picture on Facebook of herself with a human placenta in class. The student is taking the school to court.

By January 3, 2011

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Fujitsu goes from laptops to teddy bear bots

Fujitsu, best-known for laptops, is working on cute bear-shaped bots to provide comfort and interaction at nursing homes.

By April 3, 2010

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To catch a thief -- with a webcam

As I lay on the sofa, clutching a beer, nursing my baseball bat, the motion-sensing cameras detected movement. It was time to strike

By May 7, 2009