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Watch Dr. Pimple Popper Remove a Blackhead Pierced Through a Patient’s Earlobe

In a new Instagram compilation video, Dr. Pimple Popper squeezes a series of stubborn blackheads from three different patients. One blackhead looks like a small stud earring pierced through a patient’s earlobe. Blackheads, or open comedos, are clogged pores that are filled with dead skin cells and oil, often referred to as sebum. In a… Read More »

Early detection of Alzheimer’s possible through algorithm

A team of scientists from Harvard-affiliated Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) has developed a software-based method of scanning electronic health records (EHRs) to estimate the risk that a healthy person will receive a dementia diagnosis in the future. Their algorithm uses machine learning to first build a list of key clinical terms associated with cognitive symptoms… Read More »

New Device Monitors Blood Flow Through Radial Artery to Prevent Occlusions Post PCI

Following transradial percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI), the radial artery can occasionally occlude, potentially resulting in serious complications. Radial occlusion is treated by applying compression, but clinicians have no idea whether nor how much blood is flowing through the artery. Moreover, once an occlusion happens in the radial artery, it cannot be used again as an… Read More »

Let the light shine in, through wood

While having a room full of windows can be lovely, unless it is double-glazed glass is not a great option for thermal efficiency. Timber, on the other hand, has quite good thermal properties, and wood products are environmentally sustainable in their natural ability to store carbon and promote low-carbon lifestyles (and when responsibly sourced, renewable).… Read More »