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Computer Viruses Are "Rampant" on Medical Devices in Hospitals …

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012 | Permalink

While no injuries have been reported, the malware problem at hospitals is clearly rising nationwide, says Kevin Fu, a leading expert on medical-device security and a computer scientist at the University of Michigan and the …

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Medical tattoos offer important health information

Monday, February 27th, 2012 | Permalink

Tattoos have long served as fashion statements, but a small number of Americans are now relying on them for a more practical, potentially lifesaving purpose: to warn first responders about important medical conditions.

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Active video games don’t mean kids exercise more

Monday, February 27th, 2012 | Permalink

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – All that virtual boxing, bowling and dancing along with video game systems might not be helping kids meet their daily exercise requirements, a new study suggests. In the report, kids who were given so-called active video games to play on a Nintendo Wii didn’t end up logging any more moderate or vigorous physical activity than those given games they could play sitting on the couch. Researchers said that it’s still possible playing active Wii games instead of other video games or simply watching TV could mean youngsters burn a few extra calories. …

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Active video games don’t mean kids exercise more