RadioMD: Health News

RadioMD Health News

April 13, 20161 min
RadioMD News... I'm John Byrd.The Zika virus definitely causes severe birth defects, finds the CDC. Since the spread of cases throughout the Americas, officials have been trying to determine if in fact there were direct links. The latest findings confirm that.This is RadioMD News... A chip implanted in a paralyzed man's brain enabled him to use his hand for the first time, report researchers. The chip allowed him to pick up objects, stir liquids and even play the video game Guitar Hero. Scientists are very hopeful about the new technology.And... do you get blisters on your feet while walking or jogging? The best method to prevent them might actually be simple tape. Using basic surgical tape, which is less adhesive than normal tape, researchers found blistering to be reduced some 40%. The best part? Surgical tape is quite inexpensive. While no method has been shown to totally eliminate blisters, you may want to try this handy tip next time to see if it works for you.For RadioMD News, I'm John Byrd. For health

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