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A vacuum cleaner for your brain? That’s the innovation at Penumbra, a medical-device company that makes equipment to treat strokes and brain aneurysms.
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Attempting to free people with diabetes from frequent finger-pricks and drug injections, researchers have created an electronic skin patch that senses excess glucose.
Experts say the study will be one of the few ever conducted to test prevention treatments for any genetically predestined disease.
Spero learned that people expected their teeth to rot and fall out with age. They did own toothbrushes; they just didn’t use them often.