Mobile MIM Medical Diagnosis Approved by FDA. With the help of a software called Mobile MIM and their iPads or iPhones, doctors can now view images and make medical diagnoses — based on computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and nuclear medicine technology, such as positron emission tomography (PET) — outside of their workstations.
However the Food and Drug Administration, which recently approved the device, stressed that it is not intended to replace workstations and should be used only where there is no access to a work station.
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Is computer video gaming harmful to your kids? A recent research from the Yale University School of Medicine suggests that computer gaming is “largely innocuous”.
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Bad Negative Effects of Too Much Texting + Social Networking. Here’s an important note for all parents out there: You should add a new set of rules that govern your kids’ texting and social networking activities.
A study from Case Western Reserve University suggests that high school children who spend most of their time sending text messages or surfing social networking sites may be at risk for several worrisome behaviors.
The study, which involved more than 4,000 high school students in 20 urban Ohio high schools, enumerates these behaviors: smoking, depression, eating disorders, drug and alcohol abuse, and absenteeism.
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