Tag Archives: Medical

Medical News Today: What can we see with an abdominal ultrasound?

Abdominal ultrasounds use sound waves to create images of structures and blood flow in the abdomen. These ultrasound images are a useful way of examining organs, tissues, blood vessels, and other structures within the abdomen. Ultrasound imaging involves sending high-frequency sound waves into the body. These waves reflect off of organs and other structures inside… Read More »

Interview with Dr. David Rhew, Samsung’s Chief Medical Officer: CES 2019

January 23rd, 2019 Editors Medicine, Public Health, Society Most people think of Samsung as a manufacturer of televisions and smartphones, but the company is much more diversified and in the last few years it has seriously entered the medical space. Samsung now offers its own portable CT scanners, ultrasound machines, radiography systems, and in-vitro diagnostics… Read More »

Taiwan's traditional medicine stores struggle on life support – Medical Xpress

Traditional medicine stores are dying out in Taiwan due to a licensing law, despite remaining wildly popular Traditional medicine store owner Gu Cheng-pu knows her dispensary can only stay open as long as her ailing father-in-law lives, their careers hostage to a quirk in Taiwanese law that is killing off the industry. At the back… Read More »