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How Nutrition-Tech Could Save Our Healthcare System And Billions Of Lives Around The World – Forbes

Hippocrates conceived one of the most revolutionary health concepts, “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food,” around 400 BC, yet modern society has yet to capitalize on this concept. The world’s pharmaceutical market, worth $ 934.8 billion in 2017, is projected to reach a staggering $ 1170 billion by 2021, while the… Read More »

Tackling smoking and obesity could help half the diagnosis of cancer in Ireland over the next 25 years

Stock Image Stock image Tackling smoking and obesity could help half the diagnosis of cancer in Ireland over the next 25 years Independent.ie THE rate of increase in diagnosed cancer cases in Ireland over the next 25 years could be halved if the reduction in certain cancer types is matched by key lifestyle problems such… Read More »

Optic Nerve Stimulation Device Could Provide Visual Aid for Blind People

Researchers at Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in Switzerland have developed a new type of intraneural electrode to bypass the eyeball and send messages directly to the brain through the optic nerve. The technique could provide a visual aid for permanently blind people. Using retinal implants to treat blindness is a developing field. The concept… Read More »