Google could soon have a place in the healthcare industry with its latest, and arguably most innovative, product yet.
This latest product, the Google Glass, is a revolutionary device that will allow users to send messages, translate their voice, take a picture or recording, share what they see, get directions and more – all [...]
From counting calories to managing blood sugar levels, with an estimated 40,000 apps on the market to help consumers manage their health and wellness – the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently announced guidelines on the types of medical apps it will regulate.
It is estimated that 500 million smartphone users will be [...]
With the number of C. difficile infections at historic highs – over 337,000 cases annually – infections from the deadly C. difficile bacteria are no longer just a concern for hospitals. According to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 75 percent of C. difficile infections first [...]
In response to the recent Cyclospora outbreak that infected more than 600 people across 25 states, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is scrambling to determine the culprit behind this multi-state epidemic.
Cyclosporiasis – an intestinal infection caused by the parasite Cyclospora Cayetanensis – usually occurs after ingesting food or water [...]
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