Consumer tech show spotlights gadgets for healthy living
From bracelets that measure body fat to robots that coach children through chemotherapy, the Consumer Electronics Show brimmed with gadgets promising prescriptions for healthier lives.
Nearly half of Calif. affected by hacks in 2013
The number of Californians whose personal data was hacked last year jumped sixfold to 18.5 million accounts and as many as one-third of those people will become victims of fraud, says California Attorney General Kamala Harris, ...
Google Glass: Paramedics' next tool
While Google Glass' potential as a consumer device remains to be seen, Lauren Rubinson-Morris is excited about its possibilities in her workplace.
Promising agents burst through 'superbug' defenses to fight antibiotic resistance
In the fight against "superbugs," scientists have discovered a class of agents that can make some of the most notorious strains vulnerable to the same antibiotics that they once handily shrugged off. The ...
At a glance: Four steps that help guard against identity theft
The average person can take several basic steps to guard against identity theft both inside and outside the health care world. Here's a sample of what experts advise:
Workers in key industries getting most pay raises
(AP)—If you hope to get a raise that finally feels like one, it helps to work in the right industry.
Students help test new Google device
Deirdre Dugan's shift as a hospital charge nurse was eventful.