IBM Watson Healthcare

Watson and Healthcare As I was watching the US Open Men’s Final between Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic there was an advertisement that stood out. It was an advertisement for IBM Insights. The message of…

8 Medical Practices That You Will Never Forget

By Aditya Uppuluri When I read articles like “Aflibercept, Bevacizumab, or Ranibizumab for Diabetic Macular Edema,” I am amazed at how complex medicine and medical research is. Obviously, medicine was not always that way. At…

Mental Health: Where We Stand and Where We…

Mental Health is something that’s very important, but something that isn’t frequently addressed. Throughout elementary school, middle school, and high school, the idea of mental health was never formally addressed. In health class, we would…

It’s Tea Time!

What is the second most commonly consumed beverage in the world? It’s not coke, it’s not coffee, and it’s not alcohol. It’s Tea. It turns out that tea is the second most commonly consumed beverage…

To Vaccinate or Not To Vaccinate? This Really…

If you have been watching the news lately, you have probably heard that some individuals have contracted Measles in Disneyland. As soon as the Measles came in, so did the talk about vaccinations. Now would…

Decoding Your Cereal Box

Decoding Your Cereal Box Aditya Uppuluri If you are like me, you have probably gone into the cereal isle of a Costco or Wal-Mart to grab your favorite box of cereal. You might have looked…

Are Robots Taking Over the [Surgical] World?

[(PICTURE ) Da Vinci Surgical System: Robot (On the right) & Console (On the left)] One of the greatest advances in medicine in the past decade has been the development of robotic surgery. When I…

Top 10 Medical Innovations for 2015

As mentioned in the last edition of the paper, this week’s article will explain the rest of Cleveland Clinic’s Top 10 Medical Innovations. All of these breakthroughs aim to extend lives by combining technology with…