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Smart pill monitors stomach

This Smart Pill Stays Inside Your Stomach and Monitors Digestion Up to a Month

Some gastrointestinal conditions may be better treated if the doctors knew what really goes on inside the patient’s stomach. However, placing sensors inside the...
Smart pill releases insulin

New Smart Pill Releases Insulin in the Stomach, Could Replace Injections for People with...

For people living with diabetes taking insulin injections multiple times a day is an annoying experience. However, since insulin is a protein, it cannot...
MIT non invasive glucose test

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...
MRI Implant

Researchers Develop MRI Implant to Detect Light and Electric Fields Inside Brain

Researchers usually study brain function by monitoring two types of electromagnetism: electric fields and light.Currently, the most accurate way to monitor electrical activity in...
MRI implant brain signals

MIT Researchers Develop MRI Implant that Can Monitor Electronic Signals Inside the Brain

To study brain functions, researchers commonly rely on monitoring two types of electromagnetism – electric fields and light. However, most methods for measuring these...
MIT glucometer

Study Shows MIT’s Non-invasive Blood Glucose Monitor as Accurate as Finger Pricks

Patients with diabetes have to regularly undergo painful finger prick to check their blood glucose levels. There are non-invasive methods available for the test,...