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MIT, Samsung work to bring mobile innovations to veterans

A three-day hackathon that started on May 3 could bring new mobile healthcare innovations to the treatment of veterans in the not-to-distant future. The third annual MIT Hacking Medicine Grand Hack started on May 3 with engineers, clinicians, designers and other developers collaborating to address some of the largest health challenges facing veterans, assisted with… Read More »

Honor blind veterans by advancing vision-restoring treatments

As Veterans Day approaches, we can expect to see news reports featuring wounded warriors in rehabilitation, learning how to use their new prosthetic limbs. These scenes are heartrending and hopeful. But not often shared are reports about veterans who don’t see — the 1 million veterans who have suffered visual impairment and the 130,000 who… Read More »