Medical advances we can expect in 2018

Medical advances we can expect in 2018

Medical advances
Drones to distribute medicine to isolated areas Due to the rapid improvement in technology, medical services can be reached in remote areas with the help of drones. What was once a dream is now becoming a reality? In 2016, reports were recorded of a start-up company deploying drones to deliver medicine in Rwanda. This method has since become routine and more areas will benefit through this method. Curing diseases through gene editing or CRISPR technology One of the major medical breakthroughs recorded till date is the technique of editing embryos to avoid any possible genetic disorders. This method holds a lot of potentials as it can provide treatment for many diseases such as retinal degenerative disease and inherited diseases like cystic fibrosis and hemophilia. ASL patients can communicate using their…
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