Tag: Healthcare

Using The Blockchain To Crackdown on Healthcare Fraud, One Iris-Scan at a Time

Americans everywhere are feeling the effects of rising healthcare costs, which in many instances have risen at a faster rate than the average income. There are unfortunately many unavoidable reasons for this, including increasing rates of chronic diseases like diabetes that account for the vast majority of care expenses. However, there are also preventable factors that are leading to rising healthcare costs, and one in particular is costing Americans billions …
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Verge Begins Making Inroads in the Healthcare Industry

Even though not everyone likes the Verge currency or its ecosystem, the success of this project cannot be denied. It appears Verge is of great interest to all kinds of industries, ranging from adult entertainment networks to the health sector. It’s the latter development which is especially surprising, albeit very intriguing. The Health Sector and Verge It is rather interesting to see cryptocurrencies making inroads in so many different sectors all of a sudden. …
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Blockchain Tech to Be Applied in Curbing Counterfeit Drugs in India

Blockchain technology has been touted as the long-needed antidote to the poison that is counterfeit drugs, and the Indian government is exploring its potential through its national policy think tank, NITI Aayog. Fake drugs are a huge problem in India, a problem which is growing every day. Blockchain technology could bring an end to this scourge that has led to many serious health complications and, in some instances, death.  Proof Of Concept …
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Swiss Scientists Develop Edible Robots for Humans and Animals

While it is evident robots come in many different types and shapes, the edible variety is not all that popular right now. That may soon come to change, though, thanks to some new edible gelatin robots capable of healing the body. Being able to eat a robot sounds a lot creepier than it really is, though. Edible Robots could have Many Benefits The world of science is always evolving and heading in …
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