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07/19/2017: Microscope that provides a glimpse into living cells


Video: Light microscope ChipScope - a glimpse into living cells; Topic of the Month: Surgical lasers: the quest to be compact, mobile, and user-friendly; News: Bacteria never swim alone; News: New gene mutation associated with Fanconi anemia; News: Reliable diagnosis of celiac disease in children without endoscopy; News: Bandage with a voice
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07/12/2017: Fighting cancer with minibeam therapy


News: Hospital discharge program improves patient experience leaving the hospital; Mitochondrial disease has a disproportionate healthcare burden in US; Lung cancer screening could save money as well as lives; Interview: Cancer: refined treatment with proton minibeams; News: Designed proteins to treat muscular dystrophy; Topic of the Month: Laser surgery: usability, flexibility, treatment quality
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07/05/2017: Surgical lasers – flexible specialists, not only in the OR


News: Insurance expansion improves access to care, health, and survival; Topic of the Month: Surgical lasers – flexible specialists, not only in the OR; News: 3-D printed models could improve patient outcomes in heart valve replacements; News: Using body noise to improve cancer detection; News: Bioengineers create more durable, versatile wearable for diabetes monitoring
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06/28/2017: Physician Assistant - profession with perspective


Topic of the Month: SilverFit – Training and gaming for the elderly; Interview: Physician Assistant - profession with perspective; News: Physician heal thyself: Simple coping strategies for pervasive physician burnout; News: Race and gender are important in predicting heart attack in the emergency department; News: Tiny bubbles offer sound solution for drug delivery
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06/21/2017: Training for surgery with simulations


Topic of the Month: "XoSoft" Project – Wearable Intelligent Exoskeleton; News: Relapse prediction tool reduces cost of rheumatoid arthritis treatment; News: New flu test: one drop of blood could save your life; News: A mechanical trigger for toxic tumor therapy; News: Cognitive-related neural pattern to activate machines
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06/14/2017: Modular emergency hospital – help around the world


Interview: Modular emergency hospitals – quick disaster response; Topic of the Month: Exoskeletons, Serious Games and Co.: New Technologies in Rehabilitation; News: Lab on a chip could monitor health, germs and pollutants; News: A robotic device is helping stroke survivors to recover; News: Running multiple marathons does not increase risk of atherosclerosis
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06/07/2017: New technologies in physiotherapy


Topic of the Month: New technologies in physiotherapy; News: Faster and cheaper cardiac imaging test for developing countries; News: Bone loss is another hidden pathology caused by malaria infection; News: Newly discovered disease mechanism for type 2 diabetes; News: Handheld scanner reveals vascularization in psoriasis patients
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05/31/2017: Monitoring heart failure at home


Interview: Brain mapping tool produces higher resolution data during brain surgery; News: How herpesviruses win the footrace against the immune system; News: Short and long sleep associated with increased risk of dementia and lung cancer; News: Food is not just the sum of its nutrients; News: Kidney transplants from diabetic donors will save more lives, sooner
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05/24/2017: Robot-assisted surgery: reaching the cochlear safely


Topic of the Month: Technology: India offers potential for research and development; Interview: Cochlear implants: safe procedure thanks to surgical robots; News: Flexible new method for early cancer diagnosis; News: Making brain implants smaller could prolong their lifespan; News: Clinics should choose women's breast screening appointment times to improve attendance
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05/17/2017: Summer, sun and skin cancer


Topic of the Month: FAQ: Some questions concerning India; News: New blood test is more accurate in predicting prostate cancer risk than PSA; News: Severe mental illness linked to much higher risk for cardiovascular disease; News:Microscopic technique could help detect, diagnose metastatic melanomas; News: A path toward ending AIDS in the US by 2025; News: Wasted food means wasted nutrients
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