Christina Zavala

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AsTris 1.0 Spinal Simulator for Learning How to Place Needles

<b>BioTras</b>, a company out of McKinney, Texas, is unveiling its AsTris 1.0 spinal simulator for training clinicians how to perform needle placements for …

Thermoplastic

How Hackers Will Target Implanted Medical Devices

<b>Marc Goodman:</b> A subset of the Internet of things is a whole category of medical devices. We have wearables, things like the Fitbit. We have …

Chemo Patch to Treat Pancreatic Cancer With Fewer Side Effects

Chemotherapy is typically delivered by IV injection, leading to large amount of the poison reaching the healthy body while tumors don’t get a …

Cancer

Researchers transmit data through animal tissues at HD video rates via ultrasound - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Using animal tissue samples–store-bought pork loin and beef liver–researchers from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have demonstrated …

Why Medical Devices Aren’t Safer

Things sometimes go wrong with airbags, food and drugs, prompting recalls. It can also happen with medical devices, though you’d think lifesaving devices like heart defibrillators or artificial hips would be closely monitored.<p>But the data needed to systematically and rapidly identify dangerous …

First computer program developed to detect DNA mutations in single cancer cells - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have announced a new method for detecting DNA mutations in a single cancer cell …

Tracheal surgery using 4D-printing technology successful in China - Lifestyle

Doctors from Northwest China's Shaanxi province recently performed a successful and rare tracheal surgery using 4D printing technology on a woman …

Obama Caught Trying To Jump White House Fence

WASHINGTON—The White House was briefly placed on lockdown Friday morning after “an addled and emotionally distraught” President Obama was reportedly …

LGBT Ally: Off! Bug Spray Announced That Its Bug Spray Will No Longer Be Effective In North Carolina

Now here is a company that totally gets it.<p>Most people only associate Off! insect repellent with camping trips and barbecues, but now the brand is …

LGBTQI

27 Goodest Tweets We Scrolled Past This Week #30

This week’s tweets are expected to make a deep playoff run.<p>When the Utah Jazz play it's more about the shots they aren't making<p>— Steven W Skinner …

Clinton Reminds New Yorkers She Moved There Hoping Career Dreams Would Work Out Too

NEW YORK—Emphasizing that she once faced the same challenges and anxieties as so many of the city’s residents, Democratic presidential candidate …

The White House

13 Horses So Stunningly Beautiful We Forgot This Post Was Going To Be About How "Crazy" Jared Leto Is In 'Suicide Squad'

It feels like lately every time I open up the newspages on my computer or smartphone to read about entertainment it’s always some story about how</i> …

Jared Leto

13 Powerful Ways to Continue Your Professional Growth

At YouTern, we’ve been talking a lot lately about self-learning’s role in professional growth and perpetual career development. So it makes sense …

Entrepreneurship