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Bionic glasses for poor vision - University of Oxford

Bionic glasses for poor vision - University of Oxford | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it

A set of glasses packed with technology normally seen in smartphones and games consoles is the main draw at one of the featured stands at this year’s Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition.

But the exhibit isn’t about the latest gadget must-have, it’s all about aiding those with poor vision and giving them greater independence.

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Fraden Unveils New Thermometer for Smartphone Applications

Fraden Unveils New Thermometer for Smartphone Applications | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
The Fraden Corporation, headed by Dr.Jacob Fraden, famous for helping develop the technology behind Braun’s Thermoscan Ear Thermometer, is unveiling a tiny new contact-free thermometer module for smartphones. The infrared camera of the device measures...
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Medical Devices Powered by the Ear Itself - Product Design & Development

Medical Devices Powered by the Ear Itself - Product Design & Development | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
Product Design & DevelopmentMedical Devices Powered by the Ear ItselfProduct Design & DevelopmentAttached to the electrodes were low-power electronic devices developed by MIT's Microsystems Technology Laboratories (MTL).
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Rapid Rehab Smart Insole Will Train Athletes and Assist Rehab Patients

Rapid Rehab Smart Insole Will Train Athletes and Assist Rehab Patients | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
Over at the University of Utah, engineering professor Stacy Bamberg has developed a smart shoe insole to shamelessly compete with Nike’s line of high-tech shoes and running products.
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Wearable Sensing Tech Lets Stretchable Electronics Drape Around Our Body - CrazyEngineers VoiCE

Wearable Sensing Tech Lets Stretchable Electronics Drape Around Our Body - CrazyEngineers VoiCE | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
CrazyEngineers VoiCEWearable Sensing Tech Lets Stretchable Electronics Drape Around Our BodyCrazyEngineers VoiCEStretchable Electronics has been around for some time.
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Camein.com » People-Powered Medical Devices?

Camein.com » People-Powered Medical Devices? | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
Medical devices seem to get smaller every year. Think of something as simple as a pacemaker or hearing aid. Like their bretheren PCs, these gadgets that help enhance and extend our lives continue to shrink.
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Tony Hardman's curator insight, August 14, 2013 8:31 AM
What Manufacturers Should Do to Build Secure Devices - http://bit.ly/19gsZUe
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An Open Prosthetic Finger Design for the Masses (VIDEO)

An Open Prosthetic Finger Design for the Masses (VIDEO) | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
We cover a lot of high-tech medical devices here at Medgadget, many of which often require a huge spend just to make it to a commercial release. Unfortunately, these costs frequently result in prices which can put many treatments out of the reach...
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Tapping body heat to power monitoring devices | mobihealthnews

Tapping body heat to power monitoring devices | mobihealthnews | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
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New Tool to Quantify Performance of Using Advanced Arm Prostheses

New Tool to Quantify Performance of Using Advanced Arm Prostheses | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
Now that we’re seeing advanced prosthetic arms coming to market, rehab specialists need good metrics to evaluate the progress of individual patients that are adjusting to using the devices.
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Ouchless Bandages Perfect for Newborns and Adult Babies | Gadgets, Science & Technology

Ouchless Bandages Perfect for Newborns and Adult Babies | Gadgets, Science & Technology | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
Ouchless Bandages Perfect for Newborns and Adult Babies...
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New InteraXon Muse Consumer EEG Brain Wave Monitoring Device (VIDEO)

New InteraXon Muse Consumer EEG Brain Wave Monitoring Device (VIDEO) | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
InteraXon, one of a few companies working on making consumer EEG brain monitoring practical and useful, has announced the development of a new device that is light, non-intrusive, and that can interface over Bluetooth with other gadgets.
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MC10′s Wearable Electronics to Hit the Market in Early 2013

MC10′s Wearable Electronics to Hit the Market in Early 2013 | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
Wearable electronics, or wearatronics, are highly anticipated applications of recent developments in material science that have reduced the weight and rigidity of electronics.
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Reebok, Cambridge co. create wearable concussion detector

Reebok-CCM Hockey and Cambridge’s MC10 have developed a wearable device that identifies impacts to athletes’ heads during play to detect possible traumatic brain injuries such as concussions.
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Muse: The Brain-Sensing Headband

Muse: The Brain-Sensing Headband | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
See your brain in action. See how it performs. Improve it over time. In the future, use your thoughts to play games, operate appliances and so much more.
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Heartbeat Could Replace Batteries in Pacemakers - Today's Medical Developments

Heartbeat Could Replace Batteries in Pacemakers - Today's Medical Developments | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
Zee NewsHeartbeat Could Replace Batteries in PacemakersToday's Medical DevelopmentsResearchers tested a device that runs on the electrical charge generated from motion, according to a study released at the annual American Heart Association...
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NASA'S Wearable Robot Suit - Business Insider

NASA'S Wearable Robot Suit - Business Insider | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
NASA's X1 Robotic Suit will help astronauts exercise in space and help paraplegics walk back on Earth.
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Musical Heart App Harnesses Power of Music to Control Your Heart Beat

Musical Heart App Harnesses Power of Music to Control Your Heart Beat | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
Shahriar Nirjon, an graduate engineering student at the University of Virginia, believes his new Musical Heart app can help you control your heartbeat with the aid of your own music collection.
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Rocket Powered Prosthetic Feet May Outrun Nature’s Own Best

Rocket Powered Prosthetic Feet May Outrun Nature’s Own Best | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
Artificial leg prostheses are either light but passive, working essentially as springs, or powered but heavy to lug around. There are recent efforts to make electric powered prostheses more energy efficient, and lighter in the process.
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Purdue Engineering Students Develop Custom Leg for Excited Youngster

Purdue Engineering Students Develop Custom Leg for Excited Youngster | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
Lucas Resch, a 5 year old boy with one leg significantly shorter than the other (proximal femoral focal deficiency (PFFD)), will be getting a new orthosis designed specifically for him by engineering students from Purdue University.Kids with...
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Freedom Leg Makes Crutches a Thing of the Past

Freedom Leg Makes Crutches a Thing of the Past | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
After the pain, the worst part of breaking a leg or ankle is the helplessness of having to hobble around on crutches. But what if you could trade in crutches for your very own prosthetic leg--without cutting off a real one?
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What is a medical device? | Pulse | PDD – London Product and ...

What is a medical device? | Pulse | PDD – London Product and ... | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
Over many years of working on medical devices in different contexts, what has often struck me is that people have very different notions of what constitutes a medical device. While this may seem like a pedantic point of ...
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10 Wearable Health Tech Devices To Watch - InformationWeek

10 Wearable Health Tech Devices To Watch - InformationWeek | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
10 Wearable Health Tech Devices To WatchInformationWeekABI Research has projected that by 2016, wearable wireless medical device sales will reach more than 100 million devices annually.
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Fashioning Health & Wellness: An Interview with Misfit Wearables - Fashioning Technology

Fashioning Health & Wellness: An Interview with Misfit Wearables - Fashioning Technology | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
 
I had the pleasure of meeting Sonny Vu, CEO of Misfit Wearables, this past spring at the Smart Fabrics conference.
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HAL Powered Exoskeleton to Help Cleanup Fukushima Post Meltdown (VIDEO)

HAL Powered Exoskeleton to Help Cleanup Fukushima Post Meltdown (VIDEO) | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
The cleanup following the disaster at the Fukushima nuclear reactor in Japan is expected to take decades.
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Bandu Watches Your Stress Levels: Interview with Founder, Dr. Robert Goldberg

Bandu Watches Your Stress Levels: Interview with  Founder, Dr. Robert Goldberg | shubush healthwear | Scoop.it
Over 40 million Americans are suffering from a clinical anxiety disorder, and about 200 million prescriptions are written each year to address anxiety problems. Just thinking about society’s problem with stress is enough to induce stress.
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