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New technology puts health care in the palm of your hand

Wearable sensors can diagnose and even treat ailments

MORE THOROUGH CHECKUP: The MedWand device allows users to measure temperature, heart rate and oxygen levels and includes a camera for the throat and inner ear to enable doctors to perform an examination online.

Las Vegas

MANAGING your health care is moving increasingly to the palm of your hand - with new smartphone-enabled technology and wearable sensors that examine, diagnose and even treat many conditions and ailments.

The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas saw the debut of new...

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