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‘Precise medicine’ helps freshmen breathe easier

REVIEW OVERVIEW<p>0<p><i>GCU Today Magazine</i><p>There were times when <b>Carter Bennett</b> felt asphyxiated, as if someone was sitting on his chest or thrusting a knife …

9 Probiotic Foods That Aren't Yogurt

Go beyond yogurt to get even more health perks from beneficial bugs.

Wearables help manage neurological disorders, predict symptoms

Historically, patients with epilepsy have kept track of seizures by handwritten logs. But new, wearable technology not only helps monitor symptoms …

Meet the doctor bringing cheap, 3D printed medical devices to Gaza

A doctor working in the Gaza strip has helped develop a 3D printed, 30 cent stethoscope that outperforms the market leader.<p>Tarek Loubani heads up the …

How a digital pen can help doctors diagnose brain disease earlier

Around a million Americans are today living with Parkinson’s disease and some five million with Alzheimer’s. While teams of experts continue to …

Medical Technology

My 17-Year Quest For The Correct Medical Diagnosis

How many times can you begin again? That's what I asked myself as I entered the Hospital for Special Surgery, just three weeks after my first lumbar spine epidural steroid injection and SI joint procedure. I was late. I spent two hours stuck in traffic during my drive from New Jersey to New York. …

Working as a mental health nurse in today's NHS drained me of compassion

Have you ever been spat at in a day’s work? I have. Have you ever been mooned at in a day’s work? No? Well, you’re obviously not a mental health nurse. In 1997 this was the best job in the world. As a newly qualified nurse I had time to develop therapeutic, trusting relationships with patients. The …

Mental Health