Illnesses


Can Smartphone Apps Diagnose Illnesses? No, say Experts

Can Smartphone Apps Diagnose Illnesses? No, say Experts

With a barrage of smartphone health apps being launched globally -- claiming to go beyond fitness or calorie checkers and spot...

Apr 13 2016, 3:09am CDT

Microsoft's Xbox Kinect to Help People with Respiratory Illnesses

Microsoft's Xbox Kinect to Help People with Respiratory Illnesses

Microsoft's Xbox Kinect,  a popular sensor-based gaming console, can assess the respiratory function of patients and spot...

Mar 23 2016, 4:47am CDT

Prostate Cancer Survivors Face Increased Risks of Dying From Other Illnesses

Prostate Cancer Survivors Face Increased Risks of Dying From Other Illnesses

Researchers from Vanderbilt University has published a new study stating that treating prostate cancer patients with androgen d...

Feb 11 2016, 7:41am CST