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Homepage Round-Up: An At-Home Intervention That Helps Stroke Patients Adjust, Physical Activity Combats Alzheimer’s Disease, and More.

Homepage Round-Up: An At-Home Intervention That Helps Stroke Patients Adjust, Physical Activity Combats...

Here are the top stories covered by DocWire News this week in the Homepage section. In this week’s edition of the round-up

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Study Evaluates the Effectiveness of Fertility Apps

A research team from École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) and Stanford University recently conducted a large-scale analysis of fertility awareness apps to better...
gene therapy

How Does Gene Therapy Work?

Gene therapy is a technique that involves addition of functional genes to a patient’s cells to take the place of dysfunctional genes.  The technique...
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Using Google Glass to Help Children on the Autism Spectrum

Google Glass, the company’s smart glasses initiative, may be effective in helping those with autism recognize emotion and make eye contact. Google quickly realized...

Elon Musk’s Neuralink Could Merge AI with the Human Brain

Elon Musk recently gave a presentation on Neuralink, his newest venture designed to create computer-brain interfaces. Founded in 2017, the company is experimenting with...

Researchers Create Gene Therapy for Arrhythmia Using a Stem Cell Model

A research team from the Boston Children’s Hospital recently created the first tissue model of an inherited heart arrhythmia and treated it with gene...
Deep Learning

Deep Learning Algorithm Matches Radiologists in Diagnosing Thyroid Nodules

Researchers have recently created a deep learning algorithm that matches, and occasionally exceeds, the performance of expert radiologists in determining whether a thyroid nodule...

Human Vaccine Created Solely by Artificial Intelligence

For the first time ever, a human drug has been created entirely by artificial intelligence (AI). This news comes from a team at Flinders...

How Will 3D Printing Be Used in Healthcare?

3D printing is a rapidly growing industry that has the potential to impact many markets, including healthcare. From biostructures comprised of cells to assistive...

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