Latest Space medicine Stories
Historically, spaceflight has been reserved for the very healthy. Astronauts are selected for their ability to meet the highest physical and psychological standards to prepare them for any unknown challenges. However, with the advent of commercial spaceflight, average people can now fly for enjoyment.
HOUSTON, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The EyeBox(CNS),( )a diagnostic device developed to assess brain health through tracking eye movement, and eFormulations, software
HOUSTON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- How does space travel affect your health? What does an astronaut aboard the International Space Station (ISS) have in common with a scientist
New technologies and research to be featured at Capitol Visitor Center March 5 HOUSTON, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- How does a new app help keep astronauts vigilant while in space
Far from being a fashion statement, the European Space Agency (ESA) has unveiled the Skinsuit, which is scientifically designed to mitigate some of the negative effects weightlessness has on the body.
While astronauts are not immune to sleep deprivation, those aboard the International Space Station (ISS) take measures to try and find a regular sleeping pattern.
A new study reported that pilots who fly at high altitudes are more likely to develop brain lesions than non-pilots.
As private companies race to send travelers into space, the medical community must begin to address the hazards of an actual trip into orbit.
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