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Minato Medical Science demonstrates traction device for person sitting in chair

SuperTrac, manufactured and marketed by Minato Medical Science, is an active automated intermittent traction device that can traction the lumbar vertebra. “Conventional traction devices have been bed designs, with the lumbar vert[...]
Minato Medical Science demonstrates traction device for person sitting in chair

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One year later, Sony’s first medical –grade OLED Monitor is finally approved by the FDA

Introduced for the first time in September 2011, the PVM-2551MD, Sony’s first medical –grade OLED Monitor has finally been approved by the FDA in the USA and ready to be used as a medical grade monitor in the USA. More on this monitor [...]
One year later, Sony’s first medical –grade OLED Monitor is finally approved by the FDA
One year later, Sony’s first medical –grade OLED Monitor is finally approved by the FDAOne year later, Sony’s first medical –grade OLED Monitor is finally approved by the FDAOne year later, Sony’s first medical –grade OLED Monitor is finally approved by the FDAOne year later, Sony’s first medical –grade OLED Monitor is finally approved by the FDA

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Omron MEMS thermal area sensor checks for human presence and hot food

Intended for use as a human presence sensor in low power consumer devices, it can also be used for other applications such as with the camera of a smartphone. “Here is an application called the ‘Too hot to eat sensor’[...]
Omron MEMS thermal area sensor checks for human presence and hot food

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DOCOMO and Omron Healthcare to Establish “docomo Healthcare, Inc.”

NTT DOCOMO and Omron Healthcare announced today their joint establishment of docomo Healthcare, Inc., a new company that will design, develop and provide a wide range of innovative healthcare support services. docomo Healthcare, Inc. w[...]
DOCOMO and Omron Healthcare to Establish “docomo Healthcare, Inc.”

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Samsung “S Health” Launches for Galaxy S III

Samsung Electronics announced the launch of S Health—a mobile application that can effectively help control blood sugar, blood pressure, and weight—with its strategic flagship smart phone Galaxy S III on July 2nd. S Health updates and [...]
Samsung “S Health” Launches for Galaxy S III
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Instantaneous Deodorizer by Kanto Gakuin University, Useful for Diaper Changing

In an industrial-academic project with a chemical engineering research group at Kanto Gakuin University, Ando has developed Nurscal, a system for removing the odor that arises when changing diapers. “This system uses activated ch[...]
Instantaneous Deodorizer by Kanto Gakuin University, Useful for Diaper Changing

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Kinoshita demonstrates an Air Cast capable to Stabilizes Injured Area with Single Straw

The Multiprotector from Kinoshita Kogyo is a simple cast that can stabilize an injured area with the use of a single straw. This cast is used when an injury from sports or the workplace requires the injured area to be stabilized. The c[...]
Kinoshita demonstrates an Air Cast capable to Stabilizes Injured Area with Single Straw

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Fujitsu demonstrates Skin care smartphone app that tracks skin condition over time

Fujitsu Laboratories has developed a system for measuring skin color accurately, using a smartphone’s camera and a Color Frame. This technology makes it easier to measure skin condition, including spots, dullness, and pore size. [...]
Fujitsu demonstrates Skin care smartphone app that tracks skin condition over time

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Samsung Releases Virus Doctor Air Car

Samsung Electronics rolls out Virus Doctor Air Car. This new Virus Doctor Air Purifier comes with Samsung’s proprietary air cleaning and sterilization technology S-Plasma Ion. Capable to eradicates the floating fungus (mold), bac[...]
Samsung Releases Virus Doctor Air Car
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Konica Minolta Healthcare demonstrates World’s Lightest Weight Wireless Digital Radiography System : AeroDR

The “AeroDR” wireless cassette type digital radiography system sold by Konica Minolta weighs just 2.9kg including the internal battery and is the world’s lightest x-ray system. “The AeroDR is equipped with an in[...]
Konica Minolta Healthcare demonstrates World’s Lightest Weight Wireless Digital Radiography System : AeroDR

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Panasonic’s hair washing robot now accepting customers

First announced in Japan back in September 2010, Panasonic’s Hair Washing Robot is now officially accepting humans ready to have their hair washed like a pro! Available as a trial from April 11 up to June 10th at the Hair Salon S[...]
Panasonic’s hair washing robot now accepting customers
Panasonic’s hair washing robot now accepting customers

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Hoshina announced Lead-free air-conditioned protective suit for Radiology Department staff

The Windpia 2, developed by Hoshina, is an air-conditioned lead-free protective suit for radiology department employees who spend the majority of their time around x-ray equipment. “This is a protector used in medical settings in[...]
Hoshina announced Lead-free air-conditioned protective suit for Radiology Department staff

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EyeCAN, Samsung’s virtual mouse for disabled

Samsung announced the eyeCAN today, a unique glasses mounted solution that effectively tracks eye movements, which will allow any disabled person the ability to use a computer combined with their eyes to control the cursor. The user ne[...]
EyeCAN, Samsung’s virtual mouse for disabled
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Toyota Care Support Robots For Nursing And Healthcare

Toyota has developed robots for care support, in response to society’s aging demographics. These robots have been co-developed with Fujita Health University. They utilize advanced technologies from Toyota, including motor control[...]
Toyota Care Support Robots For Nursing And Healthcare

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RIBA II Care Support Robot For Lifting Patients

RIBA II is a two-armed care support robot that can lift people from a prone position on the floor to a wheelchair, which is one of the most physically demanding tasks in nursing homes. RIBA II has been co-developed by Tokai Rubber Indu[...]
RIBA II Care Support Robot For Lifting Patients

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Sony releases the world first Organic EL Monitor for the Healthcare industry

Based on Sony’s Trimaster EL technology introduced earlier this year on some Sony’s professional Full HD Monitor, this new PVM-2551MD, a 25” full HD Monitor designed for the Healthcare Industry comes for the first time for this kind of[...]
Sony releases the world first Organic EL Monitor for the Healthcare industry
Sony releases the world first Organic EL Monitor for the Healthcare industrySony releases the world first Organic EL Monitor for the Healthcare industrySony releases the world first Organic EL Monitor for the Healthcare industrySony releases the world first Organic EL Monitor for the Healthcare industry

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Panasonic new series of Nanoe Air Purifier now comes with human sensors

Panasonic has introduced today four new Air Purifier with the F-VXG80, F-VXG70, F-VXG50 and F-VXG35, a new Series of Nanoe Air purifier that comes for the F-VXG80 and F-VXG70 with a new Human sensor that will catch and nuke virus in th[...]
Panasonic new series of Nanoe Air Purifier now comes with human sensors
Panasonic new series of Nanoe Air Purifier now comes with human sensorsPanasonic new series of Nanoe Air Purifier now comes with human sensorsPanasonic new series of Nanoe Air Purifier now comes with human sensors

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KDDI labs intors Fast and Secure Transmission Of Medical Images To Smartphones And Tablets

Smart MIMAS, developed by KDDI Labs, is a system for hospitals which enables medical images to be transferred and viewed on Android tablets and smartphones. Images can be sent securely to specialists when they are on the road or at hom[...]
KDDI labs intors Fast and Secure Transmission Of Medical Images To Smartphones And Tablets

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Spectratech help you Visualizing Brain Activity By Measuring Blood Flow And Oxygen Concentration

The Spectratech OEG-SpO2 is the latest advancement in optical imaging to measure brain function. Hemoglobin transports oxygen from the lungs to the rest of the body, and this device can measure hemoglobin levels in the brain as well as[...]
Spectratech help you Visualizing Brain Activity By Measuring Blood Flow And Oxygen Concentration

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Thanko’s latest innovation: The idiotic portable Cooler

Face it, Thanko is no longer the coolest company that once was and despite their latest effort to bring nice little products, Thanko is now just barely surviving by bringing from China the cheapest and crappiest products they can put t[...]
Thanko’s latest innovation: The idiotic portable Cooler
Thanko’s latest innovation: The idiotic portable CoolerThanko’s latest innovation: The idiotic portable CoolerThanko’s latest innovation: The idiotic portable CoolerThanko’s latest innovation: The idiotic portable CoolerThanko’s latest innovation: The idiotic portable Cooler

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Sanyo announced upgrade Eneloop winter gear in the middle of the summer

Scheduling product launch is an Art, and it seems that the folks over at Sanyo’s are just a way of us all by announcing in the middle of the summer their latest Eneloop Waist Warmer and Eneloop Neck Warmer. Don’t get me wrong I a[...]
Sanyo announced upgrade Eneloop winter gear in the middle of the summer
Sanyo announced upgrade Eneloop winter gear in the middle of the summerSanyo announced upgrade Eneloop winter gear in the middle of the summerSanyo announced upgrade Eneloop winter gear in the middle of the summerSanyo announced upgrade Eneloop winter gear in the middle of the summer

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Riken Japan upgrade its RIBA II Healthcare robot

Riken Japan announced yesterday a noticeable upgrade of its healthcare robot RIBA II with improved power and with more accurate sensors. Stronger the RIBA II is no capable to lift patient with a weight up to 80kg (roughly a 20kg improv[...]
Riken Japan upgrade its RIBA II Healthcare robot
Riken Japan upgrade its RIBA II Healthcare robotRiken Japan upgrade its RIBA II Healthcare robot

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