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Eye Tracking Technology Holds Promise for Earlier Autism Diagnosis

What if you could diagnose autism just by looking at how a child’s eyes move? While the technology is not quite that simple, an eye tracking system created by National Institutes of Health (NIH)-supported researcher Karen Pierce, Ph.D., and her team is paving the way for a simpler, more affordable tool for earlier diagnosis of… Read More »

Smart devices are moving from fitness tracking to monitoring patients with chronic illnesses

 verbaska_studio | Getty Images The first generation of wearable devices, like smartwatches and activity trackers, were aimed at helping generally healthy people track their physical activity. Now, the medical industry is looking for ways to use smart gadgets to monitor patients with chronic illnesses. Keeping track of patients after they go home is increasingly important… Read More »