Posts Tagged ‘Rehabilitation’

FDA Approves First-of-Its-Kind Cancer Treatment, New Frontier

FDA Announcement The FDA has for the first time approved a treatment that uses a patient’s own genetically modified cells to attack cancer. The agency calls this “a new frontier” in medicine. FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD, called the approval of the therapy, named Kymriah, a “new frontier in medical innovation.”   FDA Details Todays’ FDA…

Read More

5 Sleep Mistakes You Are Making Before Bedtime

sleep

Sleep is extremely important to maintain your mental and physical health. Specifically, research has documented that Rapid Eye Movement (REM) and Stage 4 (deep) are very important. They are key to elevated mood, sharp memory, and positive cognitive function.   Sleep mistake 1: You stay up late on week ends and consequently get up in…

Read More

Watch Complex Surgery Performed In Virtual Reality

Surgery Training both through the VR headset and also through a live mock operation using the VR software are now being conducted and actually done live by Stanford University surgeons. This provides real time practice and feedback and results in positive surgery results. Surgery through Virtual Reality As a result, surgeons now have the ability…

Read More