Being glued to their smartphones and entirely dependent on technology, generation Y is like no other generations in many aspects. When it comes to their health issues, Google-ing symptoms is a no-brainer. Some might argue in favour of such behaviour and the importance of “crowdsourcing” medicine. Nevertheless, being empowered and informed is not necessarily good. […]
It’s said that Googling your symptoms is never a good idea, but, c’mon, who hasn’t done it? If you’ve ever gotten the eye roll from your doctor when you say, “I was reading on the internet…,” you know what I’m talking about. But when you’re looking for answers to your symptoms from your doctor without […]
Innovation is exciting and none more so than in the medical field. Innovations in healthcare means lives saved and there should be no innovation more exciting than that. We want to make you aware of what’s to come so please read bellow… Anti-Bleeding Gel The Anti-bleeding gel like it’s co-founder (a 17 […]
List of Healthcare Innovations #1 Innovations in medicine means more lives saved and there is no innovation more exciting than that. We want to make you aware of what’s to come so please see the list below of healthcare innovations… Nanobots in Blood Nanorobots hold great potential in the field of medicine. This is […]
We’ve all seen it: movies like Beyond Borders and the show M.A.S.H., which I’ve seen a hundred times, where doctors are operating on and treating patients in tents with flickering lights and less than sterile conditions. It seems glamorous, heroic, and has a certain romanticism attached to it. But it’s real people in real world […]
I love visiting my grandad, he has the ability to put things into perspective. I’m sure this is relatable to most people but once I have visited with him things seem to make sense, he manages to achieve this by simplifying. He doesn’t understand modern technology so everything is always back to basics and such […]
What was once the purview of science fiction is inching closer to becoming an everyday reality. In the last couple of days, we have seen big news regarding innovation in the fields of medicine, surgery and healthcare. Starting with a world first: Gemma Walker from the UK becomes the first patient to undergo a lung […]
With so many social profiles available out there, it can get quite hard to wisely know who to follow or who will spam your feed with useless content. Luckily you don’t have to worry about that because we got your back. Here is our Top 10 Medical Influencers on Twitter Kevin Pho, M.D @kevinmd Pho entertains […]
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