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FDA approves computer chip for humans


Medical milestone or privacy invasion? A tiny computer chip approved Wednesday for implantation in a patient’s arm can speed vital information about a patient’s medical history to doctors and hospitals. But critics warn that it could open new ways to imperil the confidentiality of medical records.  Read more at MSNBC

(Liv’s prediction: it will be mandatory if you have medicaid/medicare. Excuse: it keeps costs down & speeds service)  

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  1. I agree with your assessment, it will be required in the future.

    Wasn’t there a movie recently about kids getting discriminated against based on their genetics? I forget the name of it.

    Posted by constitutionalrepublican | December 30, 2011, 9:49 am

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