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Intelligent hospital kiosk for quick health tests

August 19th, 2010 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Bangalore, Aug 19 (IANS) Global chip maker Freescale Technology has developed a low-cost intelligent hospital kiosk that enables patients to quickly check their health parameters and seek a physician's advice ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Wipro unveils new application for remote healthcare

November 21st, 2009 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 21 (IANS) Wipro Technologies has developed a medical gateway solution for remote healthcare management on real-time basis through mobile, broadband and dial-up networks, the IT bellwether said Saturday. Powered by Intel's ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Here’s why pandemic flu vaccine programs fail more often than not

October 31st, 2009 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 31 (ANI): Public can incorrectly link pandemic vaccination campaigns with coincidental and unrelated health events with the vaccines, thus undermining the effectiveness of such programmes, concludes a new study.Authored by ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hacker demands $10 mn ransom for stolen medical records

May 8th, 2009 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 8 (DPA) A cyber hacker who claimed to have stolen the medical records of more than 8.3 million residents of the state of Virginia is demanding $10 million for ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Shoe phone may soon be a reality

January 23rd, 2009 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 23 (ANI): A Flinders University computer scientist is trying to make the shoe phone a reality.Post-doctoral fellow in bioinformatics, Paul Gardner-Stephen, who first developed a phone inside a shoe ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Too much exercise during pregnancy linked to fatal high BP condition

December 3rd, 2008 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 3 (ANI): Women who take more than four and half hours of exercise a week during pregnancy are at an increased risk of suffering from dangerously high blood pressure, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

U.S. and China Olympic performances were dead even, says statistician

September 7th, 2008 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 7 (ANI): With United States getting the most Olympic medals and China winning the most golds, it might seem difficult to rank the nations. But, according to a leading ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Cell phones to take up life-saving role in telemedicine

May 6th, 2008 - 4:54 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 6 (ANI): After taking the communications world by storm, cell phones are now set to revolutionize the field of medicine with its new role in telemedicine.A team of researchers ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Kids living in tree-lined streets less prone to asthma

May 1st, 2008 - 2:06 pm ICT by admin
London, May 1 (ANI): Living in tree-lined streets will not only provide kids a soothing environment, but will also lower their rates of developing asthma, reveals a new research.Researchers indicated that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |