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Potential Benefits of 3D Bioprinting

Potential Benefits of 3D Bioprinting

Imagine surviving a severe heart attack only to discover that while you're alive, your heart has been scarred so badly that you'll need to have a heart transplant. But instead of your name going on a years-long waitlist for a new heart, you're able to have one printed...

The 5 Best TED Talks on Healthcare Informatics

The 5 Best TED Talks on Healthcare Informatics

Healthcare informatics is an ever growing and evolving field. With advancements in health informatics we have the ability to improve patient access, care, and outcomes. That being said, I’ve gathered together my top 5 favorite TED Talks on healthcare informatics to...

Tech Innovations in Pediatrics

Tech Innovations in Pediatrics

Advancements in modern medicine benefit physicians and patients alike. Innovations in pediatric medicine offer a better outlook for the youngest of patients. Physicians are better able to diagnose a problem quickly. Advancements also pave the way for various treatment...

Tech for Life with Diabetes

Tech for Life with Diabetes

Diabetes management has undergone a radical transformation within the last few years, thanks to technology. The internet has provided a strong voice for the diabetic community. Finger pricks are being replaced by continuous glucose monitors, and insulin pumps and...

Can AI Help Combat the Opioid Epidemic?

Can AI Help Combat the Opioid Epidemic?

Opioid addiction and overdose numbers in the United States have risen exponentially in the past three decades. Pharmaceutical companies looking to make money convinced the medical community that opioid painkillers were safe, and physicians began prescribing them in...

Advances in Precision Medicine

Advances in Precision Medicine

Personalized medicine, or precision medicine, has brought about new ways to diagnose and treat diseases. The concept behind personalized medicine is that not everyone responds the same way to any given condition. Diseases may express themselves differently in...

What Patients Can Do to Lower Their Healthcare Costs

What Patients Can Do to Lower Their Healthcare Costs

An unexpected injury or illness can lead to undue financial hardship on top of the stress that dealing with our health can cause. Many people don't realize that they may be able to lower healthcare costs. In fact, some of these methods may promote good health overall....

Using AI to Detect and Treat Sepsis

Using AI to Detect and Treat Sepsis

Sepsis is life-threatening and claims the lives of more than 250,000 people each year. When a simple infection develops, chemical compounds are released that initiate an inflammatory response. White blood cells then rush to the scene. If the infection progresses, the...