Artificial pancreas to get long-term ‘real-life’ trial

Researchers to measure how well the new technology helps people with type 1 diabetes.

January 12, 2016 0

Breast ultrasound and mammography equally effective

Study indicates ultrasound has more false positives, but there are good points, too.

January 3, 2016 0

Watch out for distracted walkers

To avoid injury, pedestrians should 'engage with their surroundings,' surgeon says.

January 2, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

Robotic heart caths ‘simpler than … Xbox’

A robotic system used to deliver stents to blocked arteries benefits patients and cardiologists.

December 31, 2015 0

Pregnant? There’s an app for that

A new pregnancy app, Coffective, provides helpful resources to expectant moms.

December 13, 2015 6

Even your bed may get smarter

New high-tech ways to connect patients and doctors loom in the not-so-distant future.

December 12, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Spectrum saves Santa

A new procedure for atrial fibrillation aims to put this jolly elf back in his sleigh.

December 10, 2015 2

Are boomers embracing hearing aids?

Baby boomers appear more likely than their elders to embrace the technology, an audiologist says.

December 1, 2015 0

‘Bubble-wrap for the brain’

New 'collar' aims to shield athletes from concussions.

November 28, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

‘This is going to keep my cancer away’

Experimental cancer treatment showing promise for pediatric patients and their families.

November 15, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

‘I’m still here’

Perry Charleston had every reason to believe he would die in his 40s. Then he met Dr. Michael Dickinson.

November 10, 2015 3
PATIENT STORY

‘I don’t want to miss out on anything’

Age 36, married and mother of two, Amy Reames was in a good place. And then her heart shut down.

November 6, 2015 4