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Hospital tech

New sensors monitor patients' breathing from under bed

TOKYO -- Minebea has worked with IBM Japan and Chiba University to develop a way to track the respiratory status of hospital patients without hooking them up to equipment. Bed-mounted sensors detect breathing disturbances by monitoring shifts in ...

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    Global cities group promotes action on climate change

    HONG KONG -- In line with the 21st Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP21), which will be held in Paris later this month, the world's major cities are also discussing how to cope with climate change on urban-related issues at a regional leve...