Category Archives: Health News

New WTO chief Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala pushes for vaccine access, fisheries deal

Health Politics Loading the player… The new head of the World Trade Organization called Monday for a “technology transfer” when it comes to COVID-19 vaccines and urged member nations to reach a deal to reduce overfishing after years of fruitless talks as she laid out her top priorities after taking office. Director-General Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, a… Read More »

Microfluidics and AI Microscopy for Hemoglobin Measurements

Researchers at the Indian Institute of Science and SigTuple Technologies, a company based in Bengaluru, India, have developed a method to inexpensively measure hemoglobin levels in small-volume blood samples. The technique combines a microfluidic chip and an AI-powered microscope. The researchers hope that the technology will help streamline hemoglobin measurements and make things easier for… Read More »

The 10 Best Hand Tattoos for Men

Instagram @artbyscissorhands ; @bryan.gee Hand tattoos are all the rage these days, but it’s especially important to do your research before pulling the trigger on something that permanent with that high visibility placement. Not only is the hand one of the most prominent areas for other people to see, but it’s probably also the most… Read More »