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Take a First Look at the Nike Air Zoom Pulse Designed for Medical Workers

Take a First Look at the Nike Air Zoom Pulse Designed for Medical Workers

Continuing its footwear development, Nike has now crafted a sneaker especially designed for medical workers. Dubbed the Nike Air Zoom Pulse, the shoe is for everyday heroes like nurses, doctors, home health providers and others who work tirelessly to support patients. To design a shoe that can meet the range of challenges medical workers face, […]

Drug trial in Scotland offers new hope to women with ovarian cancer

Drug trial in Scotland offers new hope to women with ovarian cancer

Standard treatment for ovarian cancer involves surgery and chemotherapy. Woman battling ovarian cancer could quadruple their chances of responding to treatment and halve their risk of relapse, thanks to a new drug trial conducted at Edinburgh University. Trametinib has been used in a clinical randomised trial of women with low grade serous ovarian cancer. Experts […]

Artificial DNA can control release of active ingredients from drugs

Artificial DNA can control release of active ingredients from drugs

TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY OF MUNICH (TUM) IMAGE: DIFFERENT KINDS OF NANOPARTICLES ARE BOUND TOGETHER BY DNA FRAGMENTS AND CEREN KIMNA RELEASED AT SPECIFIC TIMES. SUCH CONNECTIONS MAY BECOME THE BASIS OF DRUGS THAT RELEASE THEIR ACTIVE INGREDIENTS… view more  CREDIT: CEREN KIMNA / TUM A drug with three active ingredients that are released in sequence at […]

Millions of Americans’ Medical Images and Data Are Available on the Internet. Anyone Can Take a Peek.

Millions of Americans’ Medical Images and Data Are Available on the Internet. Anyone Can Take a Peek.

This could be a scary reality for your practice. Get Meducated! Hundreds of computer servers worldwide that store patient X-rays and MRIs are so insecure that anyone with a web browser or a few lines of computer code can view patient records. One expert warned about it for years. Medical images and health data belonging […]

Rude Surgeons May Have Worse Patient Outcomes : Shots – Health News : NPR

Rude Surgeons May Have Worse Patient Outcomes : Shots – Health News : NPR

Interesting… Surgeon’s behaviors can be linked to complications.With MyMeducator, our unique courses will educate your employees so that your workplace can be a healthy environment not only for your patients, but also for your staff.  Article: When Surgeons Are Abrasive To Co-Workers, Patients’ Health May Suffer As a group, surgeons are not well known for […]

NIST Releases Draft Mobile Device Security Guidance for Corporately-Owned Personally-Enabled Devices

NIST Releases Draft Mobile Device Security Guidance for Corporately-Owned Personally-Enabled Devices

Check this out!  Mobile devices introduce a unique risk for organizations.  The National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has issued draft mobile device security guidance to help organizations improve the security of corporately-owned personally-enabled (COPE) mobile devices and reduce the risk the devices pose to network security. Mobile […]