How does the Brain Change as we Age?

On , in Sharp Reads, by Paula Digby

Growing older is just part of life, and our brains age right along with us.  So what would you be willing to give up or do to slow down your brain’s aging?  Would you be willing to change your diet, exercise more, or  play brain games?  Weigh in below! (5 minute read) How does the […]

SARS-CoV-2 transmission from infected owner to pet rats

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Recent study shows how COVID-19 can be transmitted from humans to rats…. oh, my!  What do you think? (7 minute read) SARS-CoV-2 transmission from infected owner to pet rats

How a new AI algorithm may help streamline lung cancer radiation therapy

On , in Sharp Reads, by Paula Digby

Wow!  Isn’t it amazing what they can do with AI now?  Here they talk about using Artificial Intelligence as a tool being overseen by physicians.  Do you think there would come a time that AI would move past that? (8 minute read) How a new AI algorithm may help streamline lung cancer radiation therapy

Bionic Pancreas Could Provide Excellent Control of Type 1 Diabetes

On , in Sharp Reads, by Paula Digby

If you are not type 1 Diabetic, be thankful.  A new automatic insulin delivery system being tested could be life changing to those who are. How would you react if you had a condition that required you to do multiple calculations and injections daily to survive, and one day being told that a new tool […]

Can games paired with brain stimulation boost working memory?

On , in Sharp Reads, by Paula Digby

A recent study provides us with new evidence that cognitive exercises and brain stimulation are connected and effect memory.   I personally have had improvement from a brain injury from playing brain games.  Do you have any stories about playing brain games? (8 minute read) Giving memory a lift: Can games and brain stimulation do it?

Nicotine and Estrogen…

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Recent study provides information about why women have a harder time quitting tobacco then men. What do you think?  Women can’t quit as easy as men? (7 minute read) Quitting smoking: Why nicotine’s estrogen-blocking effect makes it more difficult  

AMA issues CPT code for orthopedic technology

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Stay up to date! (1 minute read) AMA issues CPT code for orthopedic technology

Make Your Voice Heard

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Your voice is needed! Comments can be made until November 4th 2022! (3 minute read) Make Your Voice Heard

Add 23 New PLA Codes in Q4

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New CPT codes! Learn more by reading this article. (8 minute read) Add 23 New PLA Codes in Q4