Today’s Solutions: June 21, 2024

Portable X-ray system enables

Portable X-ray system enables patients to self-check for broken bones

For someone to confirm their suspicion of an injury-related broken bone, they have to be X-rayed by a trained physician at a hospital. Soon, however, it may be possible for them to do it themselves, thanks to a portable X-ray device that could be located virtually anywhere. Designed by scientists Read More...

Bandage helps broken bones rec

Bandage helps broken bones recover quicker by trapping body’s healing molecules

When a bone-break occurs, the body floods the injury site with a healing biochemical known as adenosine. Ordinarily, the adenosine gets quickly metabolized by the body, ceasing the healing “boost” that the chemical initially provides. A new bandage is designed to absorb that substance, Read More...