Using data to improve health

Priya Kulasagaran finds out more about how machines and algorithms are changing the face of healthcare Thanks to popular culture, Artificial Intelligence (AI) tends to bring up images of dystopian futures where humans ar...

Comfortable catheters, stronger condoms

Catheters, intravenous lines, and other types of surgical tubing are a medical necessity for managing a wide range of diseases. But a patient’s experience with such devices is rarely a comfortable one. Now MIT engineer...

Robotic knee surgery wars

The world’s top medical technology companies are turning to robots to help with complex knee surgery, promising quicker procedures and better results in operations that often leave patients dissatisfied. Demand for...

Nurses at Home is now on BookDoc

Nurses At Home (NAH), the Malaysia-based award winning home-based care provider is now available on BookDoc, a mobile app and website where users can access an expanded range of healthcare services covering nursing, phys...
Engineering a new hope

Engineering a new hope

Life Engineering is a new mobile app which aims to tap into crowdsharing methods to help provide medical insurance. Priya Kulasagaran speaks to its founders to learn more Gideon Leong is on a very specific, and seemingly...