Wireless Band-Aids Monitor Your Gashes From Afar

Here's what putting a wireless chip in a Band-Aid will allow your nurse to do: monitor your blood glucose, ph-level, pressure, as well as perform ECG functions and embed a three-axis accelerometer on your wound. This may not mean much to you as a guy who doesn't have a gigantic sword cut in your side, but come the end… » 2/05/08 1:31pm 2/05/08 1:31pm

Weird Combo of the Day: Celebrate With Injury Clean-Up Items

In our ongoing series where we show you bizarre juxtapositions of items from all over the world, the next Weird Combo of the Day fits in well: What better way to get people to buy a bottle of sparkling wine from this Swedish store than to include a package of colorful Q-Tips and a few Band-Aids hung around the… » 2/07/07 12:00pm 2/07/07 12:00pm