Your Guide To The Best Heart Rate Monitors For Older Adults – Forbes

A heart rate monitor is a device designed to capture information regarding a person’s pulse and share that information in real time. Most heart rate monitors intended for personal use are called optical heart rate monitors, and they typically come in the form of wristbands, wristwatches and chest straps. Many smartwatches available today feature optical heart rate monitoring technology. Meanwhile, […]

How telehealth can enhance mental health care integration – American Medical Association

With the nation in its third year of the COVID-19 pandemic, people are under tremendous stress. Even patients who in general have been well-adjusted and healthy, particularly children and adolescents, are finding they need mental health care. Using technology to integrate behavioral health care into primary care settings—settings that patients are visiting on a regular basis for routine care or […]

New model reveals cancer-driving mutations – News-Medical.Net

Thought LeadersMaxwell Sherman Graduate Student and PhD Candidate Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT In this interview, News-Medical speaks to Maxwell Sherman, an MIT graduate student and one of the lead authors of a study that used a new method to investigate cancer genomes.  Please can you introduce yourself, tell us about your scientific background, and what inspired your latest research? We are a multi-disciplinary team […]

Researchers create a shelf-stable, inhalable COVID-19 vaccine that effectively targets the lungs – News-Medical.Net

A recent study published in the Nature Biomedical Engineering journal illustrated a novel inhalable SARS-CoV-2 vaccine candidate centered on exosomes (Exos) coupled with recombinant severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) receptor-binding domain (RBD). Study: Exosomes decorated with a recombinant SARS-CoV-2 receptor-binding domain as an inhalable COVID-19 vaccine. Image Credit: WESTOCK PRODUCTIONS / Shutterstock Background The COVID-19 pandemic affects almost every aspect of daily […]

Breakthrough Radiology AI Provider Appoints Proven Global Healthcare Leader as CEO, Officially Launches US team Following FDA Clearances – Imaging Technology News

July 5, 2022 —, the global radiology AI company with rapidly growing presence in Asia Pacific, Europe and the United Kingdom, today announced the appointment of accomplished healthcare technology executives Lakshmi Gudapakkam as Chief Executive Officer and clinical strategist Dr Rick Abramson as Chief Medical Officer. With the new appointments, expects to further accelerate its global market presence […]

Benzene and Leukemia: Cancer Risk, Exposure Sources – Healthline

Benzene is one of the most commonly used chemicals in the United States. It’s a natural component of crude oil and is also used in manufacturing plastics, rubbers, pesticides, and other chemicals. You can be exposed to benzene by touching the chemical or breathing it in. Benzene evaporates when it comes in contact with oxygen. This makes it easy to […]

Benefits of participating in clinical trials for diverse patients – Amsterdam News

A clinical trial is a type of clinical research. Clinical research is a process to find new and better ways to understand, detect, control, and treat health conditions. Through clinical studies, which involve people who volunteer to participate in them, researchers can better understand how to diagnose, treat and prevent diseases or conditions. Mayo Clinic conducts medical research with the […]

UH-developed oral health toolkit aids keiki in Hawaiʻi and beyond | University of Hawaiʻi System News – University of Hawaii

A health provider meeting with a parent and child during a well-child visit discuss oral health. Oral health is integral to overall health, and public impact research has shown far too many people in Hawaiʻi are not able to access necessary oral health care. A report from the Hawaiʻi State Department of Health released in 2022 found that Hawaiʻi’s low-income […]