Category: Technology

AI and Your Health

December 13th, 2023
There have been a multitude of innovations as of late in the world of health thanks to technology. Here is a breakdown of some stories that have been in the news. New “Technopill” to Help Monitor Vital Signs A new “technopill” can safely monitor a per… more »

In the Future, AI Could Help Screen for Mental Health Disorders

October 27th, 2021
  Artificial intelligence (AI) may be able to screen people for mental health disorders without the need for a specialist’s assessment, a new study found.   New Screening Tool   In the analysis, the machine learning approach developed by researcher… more »

Drones may Provide Help During Cardiac Arrest

September 15th, 2021
  A study done in Sweden found that drone delivery was a feasible way to get automated external defibrillators, or AEDs, to the scene of a cardiac arrest. In fact, the drone beat the ambulance by a few minutes. Since mere minutes can mean the differenc… more »

Microchip Allows Paralyzed Man to Communicate Via Text

May 19th, 2021
  A microchip implanted in the brain has allowed a paralyzed man to communicate by text. The speed approaches that of a typical smart phone user.   Advancement in BCI Systems   This is the latest advance in “brain-computer interface (BCI)” systems… more »

New Skin Patch can Help Monitor Health

February 24th, 2021
  Scientists have developed a new skin patch that can provide all in one health monitoring capabilities.   New Skin Patch   The skin patch can track the wearer’s heart rate and blood pressure, as well as glucose levels. It can even measure the amo… more »