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Epilepsy foundation my seizure gauge

Epilepsy Foundation Awards $3 Million Grant to Scientists for its Seizure Gauge Initiative

Epilepsy Foundation has awarded a $3 million grant to an international team of researchers to evaluate biosensors that can track an individual’s physiology, behavior, and environment to enhance prediction of epileptic seizures. Read more Scientists Develop AI System That Can Predict Epileptic Seizure Scientists from King’s College London, Mayo Clinic, Seer Medical and The University […]
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How Wearable Device Data and AI Can Lower Healthcare Costs Manage Paperwork Effectively

As an average American, your health insurance payments change once a year. But the process could be made far more fluid with utilizing wearables such as Fitbit that regularly measure your health data. Your health metrics could be used to change your insurance rate as often as once a day. The powerful sensors in these […]
Elderly fall risk

Wearable Inertial Sensor-Based Devices Can Accurately Assess Elderly Fall Risk: Study

Among the elderly, a substantial health problem is falling. Around one-third of senior citizens (aged 65 or over) experience at least one fall per year, and the frequency increases to 50% for those aged over 85 years. Fall risk assessment is a useful prevention tool that identifies elderly individuals with high fall risks, and it […]
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Non-Invasive Blood Glucose Test as Effective as Finger Prick Test: Study

For diabetics, managing their blood glucose is crucial in order to prevent diabetes-related complications such as heart attacks, blindness and coma. However, managing diabetes can be a tough work. Current methods for checking blood glucose requires needles or a finger prick. Now, researchers from the University of Missouri School of Medicine and the Massachusetts Institute […]
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NuEyes, Pico Interactive Partner Up for Next Gen Wearables for the Visually Impaired

NuEyes, a pioneer in low-vision technology, and Pico Interactive, developer of innovative Virtual Reality (VR) solutions, have joined hands to launch an all-in-one virtual reality device that can re-open the wearer’s eyes to a world they believed forever lost due to failing sight. The pairing of NuEyes’ proprietary software with Pico Interactive’s all-in-one VR headset […]
UV sensor phototherapy

This UV Sensor Can Optimize Phototherapy and Reduce Skin Cancer Risk

Skin cancer is reaching epidemic proportions in the U.S. In 2012, more than 5.4 million cases of nonmelanoma skin cancer were treated in over 3.3 million people in the United States, according to skincancer.org. More people are diagnosed with skin cancer each year in the U.S. than all other cancers combined. One in five Americans […]