Latest Headlines

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Patients Adhering to CPAP Therapy See Improved Cognitive Speed

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Patients Adhering to CPAP Therapy See Improved Cognitive Speed

Patients living with a combination of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and mild cognitive impairment (MCI) who adhere to one...

Journal Reading List

Future of Medicine

3d printed

World’s First Middle Ear Transplant Conducted Using 3D Printed Parts

A team of surgeons from South Africa have recently performed the world’s first middle ear transplant using prostheses made of 3D printed titanium. Performed...
vision

UC Berkeley Researchers Restore Vision in Blind Mice with Single Gene Injection

By inserting a single gene for a green light receptor into the eyes of blind mice, scientists from the University of California, Berkeley, were...
cystic fibrosis

Antifungal Drug Could Function as an Effective Treatment for Cystic Fibrosis

A research team has recently found that a common antifungal drug may be an effective treatment for patients with cystic fibrosis. These results come...
sleep apnea

Withings Sleep Tracking Mat Moves Towards Detecting Sleep Apnea

Withings, a consumer health device maker, has recently updated their sleep sensor mat to track breathing abnormalities that could indicate sleep apnea. This feature...
bioprinter

Mobile Skin Bioprinter Uses Patient’s Own Cells to Heal Wounds

A bioprinter that uses one’s own skin cells to create new layers of skin directly over a wound has recently been created by Wake...
ai

Google & Verily’s AI System Helping Screen Diabetic Patients for Eye Disease in India

Google and Verily are using AI to screen patients for diabetic retinopathy (DR) and diabetic macular edema (DME), two diseases that can cause blindness....
vr

Efficiency of VR in Treating Autistic Fears and Phobias

Recent research has shown the efficacy of virtual reality (VR) in assisting those with autism in dealing with their fears and phobias. Specifically, children...

Conversations with Experts

Featured in today's #DocWire Trending #Homepage tweets: @kevinmd, @mydualeh - for more, visit docwirenews.com and reach out to the editors @mydocwire.
click me