Archive: 27/10/2009

Consumer electronics can help improve patient health

Electronic tools and technology applications for consumers can help improve health care processes, such as adherence to medication and clinical outcomes like smoking cessation, according to a report by researchers at the ...

dateOct 27, 2009 in Health
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The skeleton: Size matters

Vertebrates have in common a skeleton made of segments, the vertebrae. During development of the embryo, each segment is added in a time dependent manner, from the head-end to the tail-end: the first segments to be added ...

dateOct 27, 2009 in Medical research
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HPV vaccine makes girls more cautious about sex

( -- Nearly 80% of girls say that having the HPV vaccine makes them think twice about the risks of having sex, according to a University of Manchester study published in the British Journal of Cancer.

dateOct 27, 2009 in Cancer
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One tonne 'Baby' goes mobile

( -- It took a one-tonne computer the size of a room to run a simple mathematics program in 1948 - but now computer scientists have made it available on your mobile.

dateOct 27, 2009 in Software
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