Tibion introduces PK100 Bionic Leg Orthosis

by Edwin

Tibion has just unveiled its PK100 Bionic Leg Orthosis (known as the PowerKnee previously) at the American Physical Therapy Association’s (APTA) Combined Sections Meeting (CSM), and here’s a brief description of what it is. Tibion’s PK100 Bionic Leg Orthosis is an intelligent, wearable, power-assist device for the leg which actively supplements muscle strength to enhance rehabilitation therapy and provide mobility assistance for patients with loss of muscle function. Utilizing sensors …

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SMHeart Link turns iPhone and iPod into heart rate monitor

by Edwin

iTMP Technology, Inc. is one of the pioneers where the iPhone hardware and software developer scene is concerned, and the company has just rolled out its SMHEART LINK technology that is touted to offer unparalleled health and fitness capabilities to both the Apple iPhone and iPod touch owners. This technology turns your iPhone from a communications device to one that can actually monitor your heart rate as well as track …

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Wheelchair that has own mechanical arm

by Edwin

It is pretty heart wrenching to see a great deal of folk these days suffer from severely debilitating syndromes that leave them paralyzed as well as completely dependent on the assistance of others. Good thing medical science have advanced by some degrees, and among these include automated wheelchairs that allow such folks unprecedented freedom to move around on their own, gaining back their self-respect and esteem in the process. When …

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Wives look forward to Stop Snoring Mouthpiece

by Edwin

Many girlfriends and wives will tell you that the snoring from their men drive them nuts, especially when all they want is a good night’s rest after an exhausting day at work. If you have tried just about all sorts of methods to stop your other half from snoring, fret not – the Stop Snoring Mouthpiece by SnoreMeds could be your last resort (and most effective one). If you can’t …

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GaitAid Virtual Walker

by Edwin

It is often the fear of many to grow old, and that fear has led kings and emperors of yore to search for the elusive elixir of immortality, but much to their chagrin (and later, death), they found out the hard way that there’s no such thing as doing away with that part of life although modern medical technology has allowed mankind to live longer than our ancestors (also, we …

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Fifty-One electronic cigarette set to light up 2009

by Edwin

Smoking is an unhealthy addiction, and those who resolve to quit this habit might find it difficult compared to others who have no problems doing it cold turkey. As Mark Twain put it sarcastically, quitting smoking’s easy – he’s done it a thousand times. For those who have the will to quit and yet find themselves lighting up once in a while in a weak moment, the Fifty-One electronic cigarette …

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Songbird flexfit hearing aid is disposable

by Edwin

I suppose somewhere along the industrialization process, we forgot about sustainable production and decided that profits were the bottomline regardless of the huge environmental cost. This has resulted in unprecedented levels of pollution that has adversely affected our ecosystem, no thanks to the proliferation of plastic bags, while disposable products like diapers, eating utensils, paper plates and underwear all contribute to our landfills just because we want to feed the …

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i-LIMB hand prosthetic solution for California woman

by Edwin

Nice to know that technology has progressed to a point where prosthetics are no longer there to make one look “complete”, as the i-LIMB Hand from Touch Bionics holds the distinction of being the first fully-articulating and commercially-available bionic hand in the world, featuring an innovative selective compression-stabilization interface system that allows one to live a somewhat normal life – at least one that is much more productive compared to …

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