Rethinking Healthcare

Rethinking Healthcare examines innovation in the health care industry covering topics such as electronic and personal health records, treatment, privacy, regulation and using information technology to


What time does your body think it is?

Researchers have developed an easier way to figure out our internal body time. This 'molecular timetable' could help doctors synchronize drug delivery to the internal clock, for better efficacy.


Smart sutures coated with sensors help wounds heal

Researchers have covered plastic and silk threads with temperature sensors and micro-heaters that monitor the wounds and speed up healing.


New York City gets roadside paternity tests

An RV with the slogan, "Who's your daddy?" collects DNA on the spot and returns answers in a few business days.