Tag: COVID-19

How to Scan a QR Code From Your iOS or Android Phone

By Christine Persaud
Chances are that if you have visited a local restaurant or other similar venue recently, you have been asked to scan a QR code before you enter for COVID-19 contact tracing purposes. It’s actually quite simple to scan a QR code, but for some, the process is completely new.

Cognitive Health Technicians from VoxNeuro running a Cognitive Health Assessment on a concussion patient. (Photo: Business Wire)

Canadian Tech Tracks Brain Health, Cognitive Functions

by Lee Rickwood
Much like a cardiogram uses heart rate data to deliver insights to predict and prevent heart disease, brain biomarkers with similar diagnostic and treatment potential can be collected and analyzed using new Canadian technology.

Technologies Aimed to Heal ‘Sick Buildings’

By Yasmin Ranade
The pandemic has certainly increased the amount of time we spend in our homes as all of us try to limit the transmission of the Covid-19 virus. With this new reality, a greater focus has arisen on ways to improve air quality within our homes, particularly those living in condominiums and apartments. Poor air quality in residential and industrial buildings is now referred to as Sick Building Syndrome (SBS).