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'Tingle' wearable device improves position tracking accuracy utilizing thermal sensors

In a new study published in npj Digital Medicine, a team led by Child Mind Institute researchers report that a wearable tracking device they developed achieves higher accuracy in position tracking using thermal sensors in addition to inertial measurement and proximity sensors. The wrist-worn device, called Tingle, was also able to distinguish between behaviors directed… Read More »

The Nicotinamide Riboside Supplement Improves Blood Pressure

According to a study, blood pressure and arterial health is improved in individuals consuming a natural dietary supplement known as  nicotinamide riboside, a recently discovered type of vitamin B3, especially in individuals having mild hypertension. The study found that after nicotinamide riboside supplementation, systolic blood pressure was about 10 points lower in individuals having elevated… Read More »

SHS: Behavioral Therapy Improves Headache Outcomes

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Behavioral treatment can improve headache and migraine outcomes significantly, a researcher said here. Behavioral therapy can help headache patients develop self-efficacy — “the belief in their ability to control their headache, manage their emotional reactivity to pain, and achieve functionality even with a significant headache disorder,” said Steven Baskin, PhD, of the… Read More »