disability

EU's top court may define obesity as a disability

Posted in Business on 14th Jun, 2014
by Alex Muller

The EU's top court is considering a test case which could oblige employers to treat obesity as a disability.

Autism linked to 'male hormones'

Posted in Medicine on 4th Jun, 2014
by Alex Muller

Exposure to high levels of "male" hormones in the womb increases the chance of a baby boy developing autism, according to researchers.

Zap migraines away with this electric headband

Posted in Hardware on 17th Mar, 2014
by Alex Muller

In the U.S. alone, more than 36 million people suffer from consistent migraine pain. Migraine pain is intense, debilitating, and recurring.

Wearables with a purpose:

Posted in Hardware on 21st Jan, 2014
by Alex Muller

Emotiv rallies the community to build a mind controlled wheelchair.

How EnChromas smart sunglasses can help solve color blindness

Posted in Hardware on 21st Jan, 2014
by Alex Muller

Wearable technology is proving to be hugely beneficial to people with a variety of disabilities and health conditions.