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This week: Can wearable tech help care homes save lives? - What doses Coronavirus reinfection mean for immunity and a vaccine? - Cancer screening rates plummet - and more.
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When Andrew tested positive for coronavirus a couple of weeks ago, he was surprised. Not because he thought he had taken all the right precautions to prevent catching it or the fact his symptoms were mild — but because it wasn't the first time he had received a positive COVID-19 test result. - abc.net.au
A stark new report by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare on the impact of the pandemic on national screening tests found there had been a worrying decline in screening for breast, bowel and cervical cancers. - smh.com.au
Wearable digital devices are to be trialled in care homes to establish whether the technology can help reduce covid-19 infections and prevent deaths. - leeds.ac.uk
Researchers at the University of South Australia (UniSA) have discovered a simple way for aged-care residents to improve their nutrition intake: increase their meal sizes. - hospitalhealth.com.au
Researchers at the University of Minnesota are the first to 3D print microfluidic channels on a curved surface, providing the initial step for someday printing them directly on the skin for real-time sensing of bodily fluids. - twin-cities.umn.edu
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