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Cancer Patients Turning to Crowdfunding to Help Pay Medical Costs

TUESDAY, Sept. 10, 2019 — Cancer takes a huge emotional toll on patients, but a new study finds the financial costs are also so high that many are resorting to crowdfunding to help pay their medical bills and related costs. “The financial consequences of cancer care for patients and their families are substantial,” said senior… Read More »

Trump officials to make it easier for some illegal immigrants claiming medical emergencies to stay

The Trump administration will make it easier for a small portion of seriously ill illegal immigrants hoping to temporarily remain in the country to have their cases heard. In a statement, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services said it would reverse course and consider “deferred action” applications that were pending as of Aug. 7 by… Read More »

Flexible Transistors for Body-Worn and Implantable Medical Devices

Recently, engineers in a variety of institutions have been making great progress in the field of flexible electronics. A variety of devices have been made, including completely flexible body-worn sensors. While a great deal of the components have indeed been created to be flexible, integrated circuits and the transistors that they’re made of have had… Read More »