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parkinson's

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Singaporean students create device to help fight Parkinson's symptoms

A group of students from the National University of Singapore has invented a device that helps prevent falls resulting from impaired walking associated with the disease.

By December 10, 2015

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Vibrating pen aims to help people with Parkinson's write more easily

Still in the testing phase, the ARC pen stimulates the muscles in the hand, making it easier for someone to move the pen and write more legibly.

By March 31, 2015

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Google buys Lift Labs, maker of spoon for Parkinson's tremors

The search giant takes another step into biotech, snapping up a device maker focused on neurodegenerative diseases.

By September 10, 2014

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Intel wearable devices to aid Parkinson's disease research

The chip maker partners with the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research to use wearable devices and data analytics to help monitor patient treatment.

By August 13, 2014

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Google Glass could help people with Parkinson’s

Medical trials in the UK show that Google Glass can help those with Parkinson's control their symptoms and remind them to take their medication on time.

By April 9, 2014

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Cinnamon might slow Parkinson's, research suggests

The tools to slow the progression of Parkinson's disease might one day come from the kitchen cabinet instead of the medicine cabinet, according to a new study.

By July 9, 2014

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Smart spoon helps stabilize Parkinson's tremors

Lift Labs out of San Francisco says its patented Liftware Spoon will be available next month.

By August 21, 2013

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Amazon Dash Buttons seem cool, but we want more customizability (Tomorrow Daily 155)

We like the idea of Amazon's new Dash Buttons, but we're also kind of bummed they only have specific products and companies to choose from. Also, we'd love for Dash Buttons to work with Amazon Now, so we can get our (literal) one-click orders ASAP.

By April 2, 2015

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We want an Amazon Dash Button that orders a fresh pizza (Tomorrow Daily 155)

On today's show, Khail and Ashley take a look at Festo's new robot insects, discuss how they'd use Amazon's new Dash buttons and show you ARC, a pen that aims to help Parkinson's patients with handwriting difficulties. #TDDash

By April 2, 2015

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Classic game Pong pings diagnoses of brain disorders

Technically Incorrect: Researchers from the University of Chicago say that the 1970s Atari game can help in understanding how eyes move and therefore whether there might be clues into diagnosing diseases such as Parkinson's.

By January 23, 2015