Learning to walk again

For those who’ve found it hard to walk after an injury or a stroke, technology can help them relearn how to walk. The Ekso exoskeleton is a kind of wearable…

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Saving eyesight from a distance

Of all the potential complications of diabetes, blindness is certainly among the most devastating for patients. Diabetic retinopathy is the leading cause of vision impairment and blindness among working-age adults.…

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Communicating with hearing loss

Hearing aids have the ability to significantly enhance someone'squality of life. However, many people think that hearing aids can fix a hearing loss. Unfortunately, this is not true. Hearing aids…

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A video chat with baby

It’s one of the most joyous times in life — the birth of a baby. But sometimes medical reasons can keep mom and baby apart for hours, days or even…

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High-tech help for hearing

What do cell phones, TV’s, and hearing aids have in common? They are all getting smaller and smarter with new advances every year. Gone are the days of oversized hearing…

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A promising new treatment for cancer

A new treatment for cancer using minuscule radioactive fat particles injected directly into the tumor holds promise as a powerful, highly targeted therapy with minimal side effects. The treatment, developed…

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