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This photo shows a thin, flexible piece of electronics stuck onto the skin. One day monitoring a patient’s vital signs like temperature and heart rate could be as simple as sticking on a tiny, wireless patch, sort of like the temporary tattoos.

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Engineers have managed to cram electronic sensors, medical diagnostics tools, and communications devices onto the tiny “smart skins,” which can stretch, fold and wrinkle, just like the skin they’re applied to.

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