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This year’s CES displayed a huge array of new developments and possibilities from the health and medical technology market. Many are not ready for public use, but they give us a glimpse into the...

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The police in Korea plan to give Lineable’s Silver, a wearable Internet of Things (IoT) device, for free to actively locate Alzheimer patients. Semtech Corporation announced that Lineable, a Seoul-based...

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ICICI Lombard General Insurance, in collaboration with Practo, have launched a health insurance app ‘IL TakeCare’, the healthcare platform which implements the concept of cashless OPD. The ‘IL TakeCare’...

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More medical devices – this time, syringe infusion pumps – have been found to contain vulnerabilities that hackers could use to compromise the safe treatment of patients.  Eight recently discovered...

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Up to 465,000 implantable cardiac pacemakers manufactured by health company, Abbott, formerly St. Jude Medical, containing a cybersecurity vulnerability are finally set to receive a firmware patch approved...

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Prescription drugs are a fact of life for millions of people worldwide. Some medicine is administered by healthcare professionals in clinics and hospitals; in other cases, it’s left to patients themselves...

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Eversense is a smart pill-sized implantable Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) system by Senseonics, a medical device company in Germantown, Maryland. The Eversense CGM system is based on fluorescence...

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We’ve become accustomed to astounding advances in medical technology — from 3D-printed body parts to leveraging the body’s own immune system to fight cancer. But the healthcare industry as a whole...