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New Device Helps Deliver Accurate Chest Compressions

Chest compressions, if performed properly, can save people from cardiac arrest. Most bystanders faced with an individual requiring resuscitation fail at this task, in many cases because their compressions are too weak and are not delivered correctly. Now, researchers from the Fraunhofer Institute for Silicate Research and University of Applied Sciences, both in Germany, have… Read More »

Flex Helps Design and Engineer Medical Devices: CES 2019

January 24th, 2019 Editors Exclusive Creating new medical devices these days is a serious challenge. Specialized electronics, novel materials, and miniaturization require builders of advanced devices to have a broad knowledge of a variety of topics. Flex is a company that lends its expertise in these matters to medical device firms to help accelerate product… Read More »

Acupressure Helps Relieve Breast Cancer Treatment Symptoms (STUDY)

A study has found that acupressure could be a low-cost, DIY solution for a set of persistent side effects which remain after conventional treatment for breast cancer is completed. It was reported by researchers in 2016 that acupressure helped with a reduction of fatigue in breast cancer survivors. This current study examined how acupressure impacted… Read More »