bandages

Drug-Delivering Bandages Powered By Body Heat Could Mean No More Needles

Drug-Delivering Bandages Powered By Body Heat Could Mean No More Needles

The only painful part of wearing an adhesive bandage is having to peel them off, so researchers at Purdue University’s Birck Nanotechnology Center have developed a way to turn Band-Aids into a nearly pain-free alternative to needles. By integrating a tiny heat-powered pump, adhesive patches could automatically deliver medication to…

Custom Band-Aid Machine Covers Any Length Of Cut

Custom Band-Aid Machine Covers Any Length Of Cut

Normally, Band-Aids are a fine size for any minor cuts I have. But what if I have a huge wound and I don’t have health insurance? I need an unreasonably large Band-Aid, dammit!