Advertisement
High court brings gavel down on exercise class

High court brings gavel down on exercise class

By Modern Healthcare  |  March 18, 2017

A 35-year-old exercise tradition has adjourned for the last time at the U.S. Supreme Court. The early morning workout class was initiated by Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, who retired a decade ago.

Ingestible medical sensor powered by stomach acid can monitor health

Ingestible medical sensor powered by stomach acid can monitor health

By Modern Healthcare  |  February 25, 2017

Inspired by a common middle-school science experiment, a team of MIT scientists with an appetite for power have developed an ingestible medical sensor powered by stomach acid. When swallowed, the sensor becomes its own battery and can beam diagnostic data from inside you.

Surgical procedure helps Zelda the ferret pick up the pace

Surgical procedure helps Zelda the ferret pick up the pace

By Modern Healthcare  |  February 11, 2017

The Veterinary Health Center at Kansas State University has just performed its first surgical implant of a pacemaker in a 4-year-old ferret named Zelda. Surprisingly, Zelda isn't the first ferret to undergo the procedure, but it's an extremely rare occurrence.

Trendy charred food: Is it worth the risk?

Trendy charred food: Is it worth the risk?

By Modern Healthcare  |  February 04, 2017

Charred food may be one of the latest fads at fashionable restaurants—at least according to the New York Times food section—but there seems to be a dark side to this trend.

Advertisement
X

Subscribe and SAVE over 72%

View our best offer
Subscribe to Print