13
Aug

How Much Does Military Technology Cost Us

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The Pentagon is the destination for a large part of the government’s federal tax revenue, and defense spending amounted to 682 billion in 2012. However, that figure does not include military spending that is allocated to other government departments. Maintaining the nation’s nuclear arsenal is paid for by the Department of Energy and the Treasury, State and Veterans Affairs departments also contribute. Total military expenditure is estimated to be between 1 and 1.5 trillion.

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13
Jun

Do New Military Advances Make Us Safer

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Recent advancements in military technology have made a lot of Americans feel safer. Such advancements have come in the form of new aircraft, stealth technology, drone technology and more effective weapons. While these weapons are effective during wartime, the only thing that makes us safer is intelligence and education.

How Better Intelligence can Make Us Safer

As one of the most powerful nations in the world, the United States spends billions of dollars for defense, intelligence and new technology. Despite all this Read the rest of this entry »


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13
Mar

The U.S. military has always had the finances and the manpower to develop new technologies. From the computer and the internet to the atomic bomb, some of the most important inventions in history were developed by the military. The innovations of the last decade prove that the military is still coming up with amazing new ideas.

Following the attack on the USS Cole, the Long Range Acoustic Device was designed to send audio warning to any warships entering the area. The LARD is capable of producing audio bursts that can temporarily disorient its Read the rest of this entry »


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12
Sep

Are New Vaccines And Cures Safe

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The world has come a long way since vaccines were invented. Illnesses that crippled and killed people have been eliminated by vaccines. Recently there has been a lot of controversy over how safe vaccines are. Some people think vaccines make people sick. There are even people that are refusing to vaccinate their children because they believe that vaccines cause autism. Most recently, people have been skeptical about getting the swine flu vaccine. Some people believe that the vaccine causes Read the rest of this entry »


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12
Sep

Medical inventions of the last 5 years have made a vast difference in types of treatment, especially for cancer. For instance, a new vaccine, tested on mice but not yet on the market, shrinks breast tumors by 80 percent. A SNaPshot test is now available to seek out cancer-causing genetic mutations. Curcumin, a spice common in Middle Eastern cooking, is used to slow the growth of prostate cancer cells. The cancer drug Rituximab is also now used to ease the symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome.

In other areas, the SmartPill GI Monitoring System is Read the rest of this entry »


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12
Sep

Medical technology has changed a lot in the last 100 years. The medical community is constantly creating new technology that can improve patient care. Here are 3 technologies that will be introduced to the medical community in the next decade.

1. Medical check-ups at home
Currently people have home medical devices that can check their blood sugar and give them oxygen. The medical community is working on devices that will be able to monitor heart rate, breathing patterns, and weight changes from the patient’s home. The Read the rest of this entry »


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12
Sep

Advancement in new medical technologies help medical doctors and nurses to recover the health and well being of sick people. New medical technologies can make jobs much easier for medical professionals. New medical machinery is developed to help diagnose patients, and new drugs are helping patients be more resistant to diseases and viruses. All of these medical technology developments will help 3rd world countries become much more familiar and knowledgeable of medical procedures and practices.

New medical technologies are used to resolve more health problems with the Read the rest of this entry »


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12
Aug

There are many new advances in medical technology. Much of what is going on in the medical world has to do with computers. Hospitals are finding different ways to store information. This is one of the major innovations that has taken place.

There are even jobs in technology that didn’t exist before. For instance, Health Information Systems, homesecuritytown.com, is now a position that is available for people in networking in a hospital environment. This is something new that has been created to deal with all of the changes that are occurring in information technology.

People that are working with computers have implemented lots of things into the medical infrastructure of hospitals. There is a growing need for doctors and nurses to adapt to these changes. One of the biggest changes has become the invention of the electronic medical records. Hospitals are updating records that are not accessible without the use of paper files. This has probably been the biggest advancement in technology in the medical field.

Some people like these changes. Others are not so sure that they want handle this. Most of the people that work in hospitals do not have a choice. They have to adapt to this change.


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