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    The effects of technology have been long debated since the introduction of the rockets in the 1st century. Many have argued that technology has destroyed society and caused it to turn into a mere shadow of what it once was, however, they seemingly forget the benefits this innovation has. The technological innovation has done more fundamental good than harm and should be embraced for its innumerable benefits. First, technology has revolutionized the medical field. The American death (national bureau of economic research) has declined 67% since 1900 and the average lifespan in the world has increased from 45 to 74 (national institute on aging).This longevity is primarily due to the innovation within medical technology. In modern times,…

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    Today in the health field there are many different types of technology that are a huge help to doctors, researchers, technicians and even the patients. New technologies consist of websites, computers, testing equipment, mobile devices, and many more things that are used daily in offices around the world. For example, some websites are used to keep the schedule for the day, month or even the year. No matter what the program is for, it helps the office stay on task and organized. Also the…

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    cost of medical training and education (Zhu & Metzler, 2012). The U.S. has a higher number of specialist physicians. Therefore, the fees are two to three times higher than other countries. The U.S. compared to other countries had fewer hospital beds, shorter lengths of stay and fewer hospital discharges. However, hospital stays were far more expensive than other countries. The aggressive approach to treating the very sick and elderly drive costs as well. The U.S. treats the elderly and end…

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    Today, so many people are seen using some sort of technological device. Even people as young as two to people as old as eighty have some device nestled between their fingers. Technology has become such a fallback for everyone in the twenty-first century. Every year humans are astonished by the new technology that becomes introduced and every year we look back on the previous years technology like it’s ancient history. The people who lived in the 1980’s experienced a huge cultural jump. In those…

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    Perception About Death

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    is something that no one can escape. The perception towards death are very different throughout historical time period. In pre-modern times, death was not something that much society thought about. Nowadays with the advancement of modern science and technology, it affected society to have a sense of hope and refusal to accept death. It’s a difficult to witness a deceased one gone at an instance, but that has not always been the case for certain society. The perception has changed with…

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    POSITIVE EFFECTS OF TECHNOLOGY ON MEDICINE Technology has become part of human lives. According to Healthcare news & Insights (2014), technology forms a crucial aspect in every industry as well as in our particular lives, which help to save many lives around the world . Medical technologies such as biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and medical devices have become the world in a place with more opportunities. Furthermore, these medical technologies allow humans to perform incredible…

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    in the realm of healthcare, that is not necessarily a negative thing. As new health related applications for phones, laptops, and tablets develop, so does in-office medical tools, out of office medical tools, and software. As a plethora of new technology develops in the healthcare field, the overall quality of life, life expectancy, care at home and in-office, the quality of that care, efficiency, and affordability all are improving vastly; however; the on-going growth certainly has left stretch…

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    The year was 1988 when a couple, currently living in the state of Delaware, were expecting their second child. As the mother delivered her baby, the medical staff froze in silence. The newborn infant was rushed to the neonatal intensive care unit where her condition was to be fully assessed. The baby girl was born with Spina Bifida, a congenital birth defect. Back then, medical technology did not have the ability to detect this particular birth defect. However, times have changed. Medical and…

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    Over the last few decades technology has made great progress in the medical field, helping to discover new treatments and cures for problems affecting the human body. Anti-biotics are being used to fight off infection, multiple radiation beams are being used instead of just one for tumor treatment to help patients avoid harmful radiation, and many more that were thought impossible just a short while ago. But even in cases where there is still no definitive cure, technology has advanced so much…

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    Civil War Medical Technology Civil war medical technology was not very good during the awful war of 1861-1865. With small shanty medical kits that were not adequate for the job that surgeons had ahead of them tools in the medical kit helped transmit diseases that were lethal. Weapons were being engineered to become more lethal and or more painful [also built to explode so it was harder for medical surgeons to save the soldier]. Transportation was also dominant problem that hurt both the…

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