A new method can print wearable sensors directly onto skin without heat. The sensors could help monitor stats like temperature, heart performance, and more.
Oct. 13, 2020 • ~6 min
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A wearable device could one day help EMTs, medics, and ER doctors assess blood loss to better treat victims of accidents, gunshots, and battle injuries.
Sept. 11, 2020 • ~7 min
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Fitness tracker watches can give people lots of info about their activity and health, but that data can also lead to increased anxiety, researchers say.
Aug. 5, 2020 • ~5 min
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"We have created a low-power, low-weight, wireless camera system that can capture a first-person view of what's happening from an actual live insect..."
July 16, 2020 • ~9 min
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One day, people could monitor their own health conditions by simply picking up a pencil and drawing a bioelectronic device on their skin.
July 15, 2020 • ~5 min
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A new wearable patch for treating melanoma dissolves quickly while leaving tiny needles that deliver chemotherapy drugs over time.
June 16, 2020 • ~5 min
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Researchers have created a shadow-effect energy generator that can use the contrast between shadows and light to generate electricity.
June 3, 2020 • ~6 min
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Fitbyte uses sensors on eyeglasses to track your chewing, swallowing, and how many times your hand moves to your mouth.
May 8, 2020 • ~5 min
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The super-thin, stretchy material could be useful in medical wearable electronics because it's so breathable. That makes it better for long-term use.
April 30, 2020 • ~5 min
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If you've ever had a mammogram or an MRI you know how uncomfortable the tests can be. New stretchable, wearable RF coils could change that.
Feb. 26, 2020 • ~2 min
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