Health Care

Video Games For Virtual Home Physical Therapy [VIDEO]

March 15, 2013
Video Games For Virtual Home Physical Therapy [VIDEO]

Home Team uses video game technology–console games coupled with the Kinect–to provide virtual home physical therapy to athletes recovering from injuries.

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Health Care 101: Cradle to Grave [VIDEO]

December 10, 2012
Health Care 101: Cradle to Grave [VIDEO]

In this O’Reilly webcast, J. Tod Fetherling presents this 90 minute white board session walking the user through every aspect of the healthcare system from wellness to death.

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Electronic Tattoos

October 4, 2011
Electronic Tattoos

Researchers from Northwestern University and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have developed tattoo electronics, wireless electronics so flexible and thin they can be applied to the skin and forgotten.

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Computer/Brain Interfaces

July 31, 2011

Discovery News reporter Jorge Ribas takes a look at computer/brain interfaces. While this technology has thus far been developed for health care applications (and likely military purposes), I think it is only a matter of time before it finds its way into the consumer market, particularly video games.

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Throwback Thursday: Hospitals Of The Future

June 23, 2011
Hospitals Of The Future

A 1950s vision of what the hospital of the future will look like.

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