Chinese Hospital Opens "Smog Clinic" to Help Citizens Survive the City

As Chinese cities grapple with explosive industrial growth, they also grapple with the side effects, like millions of citizens with pollution-related ills. At Chengdu No. 7 People's Hospital, those patients are a common sight—and now, the hospital has opened a dedicated "smog clinic" to treat them. » 12/18/13 1:00pm 12/18/13 1:00pm

This Scumbag Stole Xboxes From a Children's Cancer Hospital (Updated)

You'd think there'd be some honor amongst thieves but nope, it's just scumbag after scumbag. Like this heartless jerk, he stole video game consoles that were used by young cancer patients at Carolinas Medical Center and hasn't been caught yet. Updated » 12/11/10 11:00am 12/11/10 11:00am

iCEphone: One Touch Calling to Doctor, Hospital and 911

The iCEphone is a semi-in-production insurance policy that may or may not be small enough to actually fit in your pocket. A tri-folding WinMo phone (or "Micro PC" as the company calls it), the iCEphone has software that can not only walk you through common medical emergencies like administering CPR, but it can one-touch… » 11/18/08 4:20pm 11/18/08 4:20pm

Creepy Gadget Mannequins Fulfill Medical Fetish Fantasies, Totally…

The guys at Aving will cover any trade show, no matter how niche, and we love them for it. This week they're at the EMS Expo » 10/18/08 1:15pm 10/18/08 1:15pm, where companies peddle the latest gadgets that'll save your life the next time you choke on a flaming meatball and dial 911. They can't demo the Grip ET endotracheal tube holder by shoving one…