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A flying first aid kit: Matternet releases a drone delivery system for medicine

A flying first aid kit: Matternet releases a drone delivery system for medicine

The USA-based company Matternet is launching a medicine delivery system in Switzerland. Medicine will be...

 Apple created smart watch that tracks heart rhythms and predicts failures

Apple created smart watch that tracks heart rhythms and predicts failures

Apple announced a co-development with American Well and Stanford University. It’s an Apple Watch modification,...

 You can detect pancreas cancer using a mobile app

You can detect pancreas cancer using a mobile app

A research group from the University of Washington created a mobile phone application that diagnoses...

Which medical startups attract investors’ attention?

Which medical startups attract investors’ attention?

In 2016, medical startups attracted $4 bn investments. Among the most popular technologies, one can...

Moscow residents can now make a doctor’s appointment using Telegram

Moscow residents can now make a doctor’s appointment using Telegram

The @MosUslugiBot – a bot that was launched in popular Telegram messenger, which allows Moscow...

Teladoc: Free yourself from waiting in a queue to a doctor

Teladoc: Free yourself from waiting in a queue to a doctor

What if you don't have to wait in a queue to a doctor anymore? The...

Caremap app to help parents to track their child’s health

Caremap app to help parents to track their child’s health

Boston Children’s Hospital specialists in collaboration with Duke University Medical Center scientists have developed a...

Cornerstones4Care app to help diabetic patients is available

Cornerstones4Care app to help diabetic patients is available

Partnership of Novo Nordisk, an insulin production leader, and Glooko startup, developing healthcare mobile software,...

The State Duma adopts a bill on telemedicine

The State Duma adopts a bill on telemedicine

The document was considered in the third reading on July 24. MPs agreed with amendments...

 AsthmaMD – the first aid for asthmatics

AsthmaMD – the first aid for asthmatics

Teleflex has presented a new gadget called AsthmaMD. It is a peak flow meter, a...

Artificial intelligence is being taught to recognize schizophrenia

Artificial intelligence is being taught to recognize schizophrenia

The works on creating such an algorithm are being conducted by IBM specialists in cooperation...

A gadget checking user’s smell released in Japan

A gadget checking user’s smell released in Japan

KunKun Body, a device for checking the smell of a user’s body, was developed by...

Amabrush – quality tooth brushing in 10 minutes

Amabrush – quality tooth brushing in 10 minutes

The Austrian engineers have presented the world’s first smart toothbrush that ideally cleans teeth in...

Российский дрон-дефибриллятор готов спасать людей. Если власти позволят

Российский дрон-дефибриллятор готов спасать людей. Если власти позволят

С 10 по 12 июля в Екатеринбурге проходила выставка инновационных технологий «Иннопром-2017». На мероприятии продемонстрировали...

No more Jawbone fitness trackers

No more Jawbone fitness trackers

It was reported by The Information media site last week. Jawbone company is leaving the...

Japanese buy a large American genetic lab

Japanese buy a large American genetic lab

Konica Minolta Holdings, a large Japanese developer of photographic technology, announced the purchase of Ambry...

New test allows to advance lung cancer treatment

New test allows to advance lung cancer treatment

Following two-year testing, US FDA has permitted to use Oncomine Dx Target Test in hospitals...

 IMS report: users download 1.25b mHealth apps in 2016

IMS report: users download 1.25b mHealth apps in 2016

The experts from the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics found out that the amount of...

Hackers blackmail marihuana selling medical service

Hackers blackmail marihuana selling medical service

Eaze startup is an American service, legally distributing marihuana medicinally. Recently, it was reported that...

Focus on smart pills: United States teach patients take medicines on time

Focus on smart pills: United States teach patients take medicines on time

Eight medical centers in the USA are already treating their patients with pills equipped with...

Chronic skin diseases can be treated at home

Chronic skin diseases can be treated at home

Clarify Medical has developed a portable device for treating serious skin diseases, called the Clarify...