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Medieval Medicine Treatment

12/08/2016 by az native
Dear gurus- as I was a teen ager I read a book about history of science, as much as I rememeber there was written that in medieval medicine there was...
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Last comment 12/10/2016 by phoenix911
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Biomedical Engineering

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Decision-Making and Time of Day

12/09/2016 by M-ReeD
I am a morning person. I have been one all of my life, much to the dismay of my parents, who were definitely not morning people. If the sun was up, I...
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Last comment 12/10/2016 by roy hammy

Wash Your Smartphone!

12/02/2016 by M-ReeD
Every few years, we are treated to a story that sums up how filthy we are as human beings. Whether we are transferring E. coli via fecal matter to hot...
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Last comment 12/06/2016 by ndt-tom
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Sports, Fitness, and Nutrition

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When Is The Best Time Of Day To Drink Coffee?

11/17/2016 by lmno24
Many of us like to start our days with a cup of coffee. But, scientific research says pouring a cup of joe within minutes of waking up may not be the...
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The Iconic Baseball Bat Gets Redesigned

10/27/2016 by HUSH
The baseball world is on the precipice of history. Not because of the ongoing World Series, which features the two MLB clubs with the longest champio...
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Last comment 10/30/2016 by redfred
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Medical Equipment Design

126 blog entries, 581 comments (0 Viewing)

Green Light for First Artificial Pancreas

11/10/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
A hybrid, closed-loop insulin delivery system, dubbed the first artificial pancreas, recently received U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval. Dev...
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Last comment 11/11/2016 by tonyhemet

Implants Connect Using Wi-Fi

09/21/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Due to their size and location in the body, most medical implants are too power-limited to transmit data via traditional wireless routes. Wireless con...
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Healthcare Engineering

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A New Weapon In the Zika Virus Fight

02/18/2016 by cheme_wordsmithy
You may have heard about the Zika virus in the news. It's the latest in a long line of mosquito-born illnesses that seems to be spreading in epidemic...
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Last comment 02/20/2016 by SolarEagle

No Evidence that Cancer Screening Saves Lives

01/13/2016 by Quasar
An article in the British Medical Journal argues that screening for cancer has never been shown to save lives. The authors focus on the difference...
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Last comment 01/15/2016 by jmueller
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Pareiasaurs – Possible Relatives of Turtles

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Chatting with Canines

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I have one particular family member who is a rather quiet sort. No matter my attempts to levy conversation, she'll just sit there quietly and stare...
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Unusual Bird Nest Building Materials

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It's a little late for most species of birds to be nesting but some, like these cedar waxwings, are still at it. Seeing this bird with such a huge am...
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