Tag Archives: Heart

Stretchable E-Tattoo for Long-Term Heart Monitoring

Researchers at the University of Texas at Austin have developed a wearable heart monitor which can assess heart health over several days. The research team call the device an “e-tattoo” and claim that its stretchability makes it more comfortable and convenient to wear compared with previously developed devices. The device is the first stretchable, ultrathin… Read More »

Boy who went into sudden cardiac arrest clings to life after 4 open heart surgeries in 4 years 

EXCLUSIVE: Eight-year-old who went into sudden cardiac arrest clings to life after surviving four open heart surgeries in just four years Jace Curd, eight, from Pell City, Alabama, was born with several heart defects including a hole in his heart and a defective valve that lets blood flow  He had four open heart surgeries before… Read More »