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Hyundai debuts an exoskeleton device at CES that plans to help paraplegics and the elderly improve mobility.
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Low pay and overwork force medical graduates to switch to other professions, Financial Times reports.
iBand+ is a smart headband that helps induce lucid dreams.
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A fit-bit style set of earphones uses artificial intelligence to guide workout goals, says co-founder and CEO of Lifebeam Omri Yoffe.
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The Epi-Pill offers another way to combat allergic reactions at a stable price, but it also presents a new set of challenges.
Practo's Shashank ND explains how he's streamlined the process of tracking medical professionals and appointment bookings.
Last year the flu cost the economy billions of dollars. This season could be worse, since fewer people are opting for vaccinations.
These innovative companies are working on new methods to make chemotherapy safer, and more tolerable, for cancer patients in America.
Dominance in the genetic-sequencing market is causing Illumina's decline. A company can be too good and fast at exploiting new technology.
GoBabyGo modifies toys so that children with even the most severe mobility issues can use them. The idea grabbed Mattel's attention.
The toy industry is booming again, but kids with special needs are left out of the fun. CNBC's Dina Gusovsky reports on a doctor whose toys can help.
Singapore Breast Cancer Foundation's Noor Quek talks about the importance of early detection through screenings.
New non-invasive tests are helping doctors better diagnose what stage prostate cancer patients have so they can forgo risky biopsies.
Chinese pollution has become such a problem that it has actually become an unexpected moneymaker for some large companies.
Google has teamed up with DexCom to develop smaller, cloud-enabled glucose monitors that may replace finger pricks.
The FDA approves a non-surgical device for treating obesity.
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