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electronic receptors mimic the ability of human skin to sense pain and pressure



how can you measure how much pain a baby feels?




the fda is issuing a new warning on anesthesia for infants, and it poses a difficult question for doctors. what's more dangerous: pain or pain treatment? the post how can you measure how much pain a baby feels? appeared first on wired.



people with prosthetic arms less affected by common illusion




image: these are weights used in the research. view more credit: lauren jenningspeople with prosthetic arms or hands do not experience the "size-weight illusion" as strongly as other people, new research shows. the size-weight illusion, which affects about 98 per cent of people, causes them to exp...



vet ‘horrified’ by horse with prosthetic leg




horse lovers and vets have spoken out against the decision to fit a horse with a prosthetic limb, after seeing a video of the struggling animal posted on social media.the clip, which appears to have originated from a veterinary clinic in columbia, shows the horse being guided as it bears weight on t...



prosthetic arms can provide controlled sensory feedback, study finds




image: a patient performs various everyday tasks with a sensory control module integrated with his prosthetic arm. view more credit: aadeel akhtar, university of illinoischampaign, ill. -- losing an arm doesn't have to mean losing all sense of touch, thanks to prosthetic arms that stimulate nerves...



gymnast with prosthetic legs is breaking barriers: #goodnewsruhles




copied!11-year-old gymnast, averie mitchell, placed sixth in her home state of oklahoma and she did it all with a prosthetic leg. mitchell is now going to compete nationally and hopes to make it to the olympics one day.may.31.2018



3d print aesthetic leg prosthetic




steve popped up in my reddit feed with this incredible build of custom fairings for a prosthetic leg. not only did he share a very detailed image gallery with information on each step, he also published a video showing the entire modeling process.so my coworkers daughter has a prosthetic leg. she’...



researchers create prosthetic hand that offers more lifelike dexterity




most available prosthetics use electromyogram (emg) sensors to translate muscle movement where the limb was removed to hand and finger motions. but those types of sensors are pretty limited in what they can do. "emg sensors aren't very accurate," gil weinberg, the professor leading the project, said...



military-funded prosthetic technologies benefit more than just veterans




a high-tech prosthesis for a child draws on decades of research. credit: mark geil, cc by-ndin 1905, an ohio farmer survived a railroad accident that cost him both of his legs. two years later, he founded the ohio willow wood company, using the namesake timber to hand-carve prosthetic limbs. the com...



this back pain-banishing kitchen mat is currently on super sale — amazon deal of




we've debated the merits of getting one of those kitchen mats that promises relief from knee and back pain that sets in after too much standing in the kitchen. today, however, we may have found the best argument to go ahead and get one: this anti-fatigue mat is currently 66 percent off on amazon. su...



italian researchers develop lighter, cheaper robotic hand




marco zambelli shows his prosthetic hand during an interview with the associated press in rome thursday, may 10, 2018. an italian government-funded research institute and prosthetic maker unveiled a new robotic hand that they say amputees to grip objects with more precision, and with a mechanical de...



he’s not just saying he feels her pain—he really is




enlargeccbarr / flickrshare this storythe perception of pain is impacted by social, emotional, and psychological factors as well as biological ones, and these factors can all affect one another. skin-to-skin touch—a clearly social phenomenon—is known to alleviate pain. what is not quite known is...



he’s not just saying he feels her pain—he really is




enlargeccbarr / flickrshare this storythe perception of pain is impacted by social, emotional, and psychological factors as well as biological ones, and these factors can all affect one another. skin-to-skin touch—a clearly social phenomenon—is known to alleviate pain. what is not quite known is...



he’s not just saying he feels her pain—he really is




enlargeccbarr / flickrshare this storythe perception of pain is impacted by social, emotional, and psychological factors as well as biological ones, and these factors can all affect one another. skin-to-skin touch—a clearly social phenomenon—is known to alleviate pain. what is not quite known is...



australian filmmaker arrested in cambodia due to 'opposition party links'




bangkok: cambodian authorities are investigating australian filmmaker james ricketson over his alleged links to the country's now-disbanded opposition party, which has been accused of attempting to overthrow strongman hun sen in a purported united states-backed conspiracy."it is because of his relat...



twitter says trump's 'nuclear button' tweet was too vague to violate its rules




san jose, california: twitter says president donald trump did not violate its terms of service when he once again used the service to escalate rhetoric about nuclear arms.in response to north korean leader kim jong-un's new year address, in which he said he had "a nuclear button" on his desk and thr...



'skywalker' prosthetic hand uses ultrasound for finger-level control




robotic hands just keep getting better and better. they're strong, fast, nimble, and they've got sensors all over the place. capable as the hardware is, robotic hands have the same sort of problem as every other robot: it's very tricky to make them do exactly what you want them to do. this is espec...



'skywalker' prosthetic hand uses ultrasound for finger-level control




robotic hands just keep getting better and better. they're strong, fast, nimble, and they've got sensors all over the place. capable as the hardware is, robotic hands have the same sort of problem as every other robot: it's very tricky to make them do exactly what you want them to do. this is espec...



fiery train crash in south african level crossing the latest in string of traged




cape town: a passenger train burst into flames on thursday after striking two vehicles at a crossing in a remote part of central south africa, killing at least 18 people and injuring more than 260, authorities said.mondli mvambi, a spokesman for the provincial health department, said that a truck d...



presstv-bolivian teen designs own prosthesis




a bolivian teenager, who grew up without his left hand, has designed and built his own prosthesis using a 3d printer.14-year-old leonardo was diagnosed with amniotic band syndrome, a birth defect by which a baby may be born with stunted fingers, toes, or limbs.his new hand, which he printed at schoo...



donald trump's attempt to silence steve bannon in court will help free speech




washington: if president donald trump would actually sue steve bannon for violating a nondisclosure agreement made with his campaign, it would be great for the freedom of speech.that may sound strange, because trump's threatened lawsuit is precisely aimed to silence bannon and other potential leake...



virtual reality reduces phantom pain in paraplegics




in breakthrough research led by neuroscientist olaf blanke and his team at epfl, switzerland, the scientists show that phantom body pain can be reduced in paraplegics by creating a bodily illusion with the help of virtual reality. the results are published in neurology."we managed to provoke an illu...



does widespread pain stem from the brain? mri study investigates




ann arbor, mich. - pain is the most common reason people seek medical care, according to the national institutes of health."sometimes we can easily pinpoint what is causing a person pain," says richard harris, ph.d., associate professor of anesthesiology and rheumatology at michigan medicine. "but, ...



antibiotic-releasing polymer may help eradicate joint implant infection




a team of massachusetts general hospital (mgh) investigators has developed an antibiotic-releasing polymer that may greatly simplify the treatment of prosthetic joint infection. in their recent report published in nature biomedical engineering, the researchers describe how implants made from this ma...



bionic nerf artillery replaces prosthetic hand




who says that fancy technology and prosthetic arms always have to be practical? valentin from the creative agency hacker loop shows us that sometimes a prosthesis can just be plain awesome!after joking a bit that it was too easy to beat their friend nicholas huchet at nerf battles due to the fact th...