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vaccinations

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Not a flu shot fan? Here's a vaccine patch you give yourself

Prototype microneedle patch under study by the CDC is well received by early testers. Imagine picking up a flu vaccine at the pharmacy and administering it in the comfort of your home.

By Feb. 27, 2014

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Text messages boost flu vaccine rates in pregnant women

Researchers find that those who received five text messages every week about the importance of flu shots were 30 percent more likely to get one than those who only received phone calls.

By Jan. 10, 2014

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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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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 vaccine for breast, ovarian cancers?

An experimental type of vaccine that aims to treat, as opposed to prevent, metastatic breast and ovarian cancer shows promise in a small clinical trial.

By Nov. 8, 2011

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This Day in Tech: More rumors about the next iPhone

Too busy to keep up with the tech news? Here are some of the more interesting stories from CNET for Wednesday, May 18.

By May. 18, 2011

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Doro PhoneEasy 618 (Consumer Cellular)

Designed with seniors in mind, the Doro PhoneEasy 618's not only an affordable buy, but it also includes a few extras without skipping over the essentials.

By Dec. 10, 2012

3.5 stars Editor's rating Dec. 10, 2012

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iPhone app helps you care for four-legged friends

An iPhone app called Pet First Aid teaches you how to take care of dogs and cats.

By Aug. 20, 2009

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Exposed to military chemical and biological warfare tests, they walk among us

DOD and VA have given up on finding thousands of people potentially exposed during bio and chemical warfare tests, according to new GAO report.

By Mar. 2, 2008