Tag Archives: Uses

Keto for Kids: Appropriate Uses, Adverse Effects, and Safety – Healthline

The ketogenic, or keto, diet is a very-low-carb, high-fat diet that has been shown to deliver several health benefits. In recent years, interest in the use of the keto diet to help manage certain health conditions in children, including epilepsy and brain cancer, has increased. While the keto diet is relatively safe for adults, this… Read More »

what3words Addressing System for Medical Uses: Interview at CES 2019

January 9th, 2019 Editors Emergency Medicine, Exclusive, Informatics, Public Health, Society Modern medicine relies a great deal on advanced technologies, but some of these technologies introduce new complications and existing systems muddy the waters further. GPS, for example, is highly accurate, but GPS coordinates are difficult to use. Old fashioned addresses, on the other hand,… Read More »

Glaucoma Drainage Device Uses Magnetic Fields for Self-Cleaning

Researchers at Purdue University have designed a prototype glaucoma drainage device that can clean itself under the influence of external magnetic waves. The innovation could lead to ocular drainage implants that last significantly longer than current models. The CDC has reported that approximately three million Americans are living with glaucoma. At present, clinicians prescribe medications,… Read More »