LGBT support groups online

LGBT Support Groups Online Offer Therapy That’s Just as Good as an In-Person Meeting

Video conferencing means never having to be alone. With a webcam or smartphone and the internet, you can theoretically speak face-to-face with anyone in the world. This ability to reach out and be...
Holographic telemedicine will make remote medicine more feasible and accurate.

Holographic Telemedicine Is Coming, and Your Smartphone Has a Role to Play

It’s a bit like staring into one of Disney’s fabled magic mirrors. That, or an enchanted fishbowl. It’s a glass dome capable of housing a 3D holographic image from a live streaming...
There's orthopedic telemedicine portal is on the island with the Callanish standing stones.

An Orthopedic Telemedicine Portal Brings Specialist Treatment to Remote Islands

The ancient stone circles on the Isle of Lewis, one of the islands in the Hebrides archipelago off Scotland’s northeast coast, draw much of their mystique from the remoteness of their...
Communication between doctors via video conference

Video Conferencing Encourages Communication Between Doctors

Arguably, video conferencing creates better doctors. The technology may generate more attention for the smartphone apps and online portals that place patients in virtual consulting rooms, but it’s also encouraging communication between...
Telemedicine in schools could help school nurses

Students Get Instant, Expert Care with Telemedicine in Schools

Imagine if your child’s school nurse had the resources of a fully staffed hospital emergency room at their disposal. Every cut, sting, break, fever, asthma attack, and upset stomach could be...
Video conferencing group therapy can offer anonymity

Video Conferencing Group Therapy Provides Private Support Online

For patients dealing with illness or injury, there comes a time when the medical treatment ends and they’re left to deal with the physical and emotional scars of their trauma alone. For...
Telesurgery in a hospital

Telesurgery Connects a Pennsylvania Surgeon with Outside Experts

During a tense, pressure-packed, potentially life-saving heart operation two surgeons have a conversation. One is offering advice to the other on a particularly complex procedure. While the operating surgeon is intimately...
Using virtual reality in medical education

Video Conferencing Makes Virtual Reality in Medical Education a Universal Training Tool

No one dies in virtual reality medicine. No one sues. No one is left scarred by the uneasy hands of an inexperienced surgeon. As a learning tool for a career that...
WebRTC healthcare improves the remote experience

WebRTC Healthcare Will Create an Instant Access Medical Care Hub

What can we make out of a world where every mobile phone, tablet, laptop, and desktop is a platform for an instant video call? The possible connections are as boundless as...
Teletherapy for ptsd could help vets

Military Telemedicine Extends Its Reach to Teletherapy for PTSD

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is like a terrible echo of life-threatening events from the past. Its sufferers--and there are thousands of them across military and civilian life alike--can become haunted by...

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