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N.C. Legislators Seek Childproofing, Warning Labels on Disposable E Cigarettes and Other Vaping Products

E liquid, a substance used to create vapor in e cigarettes, could be subject to new packaging in North Carolina, thanks to a newly introduced legislative bill in the state. Senators Stan Bingham, R-Davidson, and Don Davis, D-Pitt, are co-sponsoring Senate Bill 286, which seeks to make childproof packaging and warning labels mandatory on bottles of […]

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First Telemedicine Clinic Opens in Florida

How far is the nearest hospital? The search for emergency service physicians should be easy and fast. In most cases, people for into a walk in clinic when an emergency arises. When in the emergency room, it is a matter of life and death. You however need to determine the quality of health care services […]

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New Wearable Device Aims to Reduce Workplace Back Injuries

Warehouse workers are responsible for making sure everything from food to iPads is properly transported to our hands. Yet the work of the average warehouse employee is some of the most dangerous work one can do. The warehousing industry is notorious for the prevalent rates of injury and illness among its workers. In fact, the […]

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Technology and Tiny Homes Are Trending on the Green Home Market

Over the last decade or so, there has been a much greater shift in the attention people give to the environment and the effects their actions have on it. The way we travel is a huge factor here, but so is the way we live. In efforts to live a more “green” lifestyle, more and […]

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Facebook’s New Messenger App Payment Feature Targets Mobile Device Users and Millennials

Even though Apple Pay — one of the current industry leaders in mobile payment services for consumers — isn’t expected to account for more than 1% of all transactions during 2015, that bleak outlook on mobile pay plans didn’t stop Facebook from releasing its newest payment feature for its users. In fact, as TIME‘s Jacob […]

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German Software Firm SAP Opening Coffee Shop in Attempt to Improve Silicon Valley Networking

Caffeine has probably been instrumental in many of the most important technological advancements of the past decades, so perhaps it’s only natural that a tech firm would seize the opportunity to open its own coffee shop in Silicon Valley. That’s what German software company SAP is partnering with Blue Bottle to open: a cafe for […]

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Scandinavian Start Ups Create New Ways to Diagnose Skin Cancer

Healthcare in Scandinavia is already reputed to be among the best in the world. However, thanks to a few new smartphone applications, this level of efficiency could actually increase: several startups in Denmark and Sweden are reportedly working on ways to diagnose skin cancer while removing unnecessary trips to the dermatologist from the equation. Skin […]

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Medical Billing Software Can Mine Data For Better Efficiency

As healthcare continues to expand, billing software and data analytics is becoming a top priority for many in the industry. Especially with the advent of cloud storage and large-scale data mining, healthcare companies, hospitals, and clinics around the country are taking full advantage of the new software. Companies that specialize in data mining and analytics […]

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Apple’s New ResearchKit Could Potentially Innovate the Field of Medical Research

UPDATED 12/18/20 Every 17 seconds, a new person in the U.S. is diagnosed with diabetes. This rampant problem is the seventh leading cause of death in the nation. Back in 2012, it cost the U.S. about $245 billion. Now, your iPhone can help fight back. On March 9, Apple debuted its new ResearchKit software to […]

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New 3D Printer Helps Dentists Prep for Surgery

The International Dental Show is currently happening this week in Cologne, Germany, showcasing all the newest technology in the industry. One of the biggest stars of the show is Stratasys Ltd’s Objet260 Dental Selection 3D Printer. The Objet620 is able to produce hyper-realistic models of teeth and gums by printing with multiple materials simultaneously on […]