Google bans ads for unproven medical treatments

[ad_1] According to The Washington Post, the change was made in response to outcry over online marketing by stem cell clinics touting unapproved treatments for everything from joint pain to Alzheimer's. At best, many of ....

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Wizards Unite’ will track activity without running the app

[ad_1] It's not certain if this will be available for both Android (via Google Fit) and iOS (via Health) users, although that's currently the case for the Pokémon Go crowd.If and when this arrives, it ....

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North Carolina sues eight e-cigarette makers over teen use

[ad_1] These e-cig makers were "helping to fuel an epidemic" of vaping among middle and high-school kids, state Attorney General Josh Stein said. He argued it was vital to close down these operations when the ....

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Gene editing tool could treat many diseases created by mutations

[ad_1] In lab testing, this had dramatic effects on progeria, a premature aging disease. Mice treated with SATI lived about 45 percent longer while seeing reduced aging effects. That would translate to over a decade ....

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Scientists bioprint living tissue in a matter of seconds

[ad_1] The approach, volumetric bioprinting, forms tissue by projecting a laser down a spinning tube containing hydrogel full of stem cells. You can shape the resulting tissue simply by focusing the laser's energy on specific ....

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Fitbit will play a key role in Singapore’s public health program

[ad_1] This is the first "major" tie-in between wearables, a digital health platform and a national public health program, Fitbit claimed. It also stressed that there will be a "clear and seamless consent process" so ....

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