Robin Cook

August 15, 2017
Innovations in medicine

Technology Developers Turn Their Eyes toward Improving Lives

Technology Developers are disrupting the Healthcare Industry Healthcare technology developers are pushing the envelope of app and medical product innovation, which is very good news for consumers around the world. Advances in healthcare technologies mean healthier populations and better access to treatment when needed. It also eliminates unnecessary visits to […]
July 31, 2017
Disabled boy in wheelchair

Helping Children With Cerebral Palsy Walk Without Pain

Engineers Develop a Robotic Device to Help Children with Cerebral Palsy Cerebral Palsy (CP) is one of the most common motor disabilities in America. Worldwide, the CDC cites a prevalence factor of as much as 4 in 1,000 births. The exact cause of CP is not known, but it appears […]
July 24, 2017
Homeless Senior Man Sleeping on Park Bench

Solar-Powered Tents for the Homeless

#wegetitdone: Girls from San Fernando Fight Back against Homelessness Daniela Orozco was moved by the dramatic increase in the number of homeless people in her city. She says that in her freshman year, she would pass perhaps one such individual on her daily walk to school. However, four years later, […]
June 29, 2017
allergies therapy

Erasing Cell Memory Could be the Cure for Allergies

Could a One-Time Shot Cure Allergy Sufferers? Millions of allergy sufferers around the world were treated to good news earlier this month. A new study out of Australia’s University of Queensland published in JCI Insight, promises the potential of a one-time injection that will permanently turn off the immune response […]