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What You Need to Know About Trichomoniasis

Trichomoniasis, also called “trich,”1 is a sexually transmitted infection (STI) that affects 3.7 million people in the U.S.2 Around 143 million new infections are also recorded globally every year, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).3 Trichomoniasis can manifest in men and women,4 with women being more prone to this infection.5 Around 2.3 million women… Read More »

Mobile app for pacemaker patients trims need for monitors

Medtronic is marketing a mobile app for patients with pacemakers that communicates with patients’ smartphones and tablet devices. The MyCareLink Heart app securely sends device data to the Medtronic CareLink network, which can eliminate the need for remote monitoring hardware, according to the vendor, which manufactures biomedical engineering devices and technology. “The mobile app is… Read More »