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News: Physical Fitness

LifeWallet Tries to Bring Coordinated & Consumer-Driven Care to Florida

Launched in 2014 by a former Apple exec, LifeWallet is targeting the enormous care coordination market, with a goal of […]

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Two Ways Tech Can Extend the ‘Healthspan’ of Older Adults

This week, Joseph C. Kvedar, MD offered MobiHealthNews a sneak peek of two fundamental concepts he discusses in his new book, […]

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In a Rare Moment in Digital Health, Physitrack Announces 2018 IPO Plans

Telerehab and patient engagement platform Physitrack announced last week they plan to seek an initial public offering (IPO) on alternative […]

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Digital Rehab Market Consolidates as EMR Platform WebPT Acquires PRM Platform StriveHub

Virtual physical therapy has a promising future. A recent report by The Global Wellness Institute found that the digital health […]

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Survey: 77% of Medicare Members Have Used Digital Health Tools

Ever heard that older adults are unwilling to adopt technology? A new survey by Healthmine on the use of digital […]

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Fitbit’s 10% Stock Bump Bodes Well for Smartwatch Pivot & FDA’s Pre-cert Pilot

Fitbit is boasting two consecutive months of good news for its shareholders following two promising announcements. …Shares of the wearable […]

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The New Jawbone Health: A Sneak Peak

Back in early July, news broke that Jawbone, the beleaguered former wunderkind of fitness wearables, was liquidating and getting out […]

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Fitness & Nutrition App 8fit Raises $7M, Boasts 10M Users

Berlin-based 8fit fancies itself in a different category than most other fitness or nutrition apps, competing with the likes of […]

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Apple & American Well Partner to Test Apple Watch’s Accuracy in Heart Monitoring

Amidst the unveiling of its long-anticipated iPhone X and other new gadgets on Tuesday, Apple also announced a partnership with […]

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Fitbit’s New Smartwatch to Display Dexcom’s CGM

The trend continues: wristbands fall off to the wayside in favor of smartwatches, and smartwatches increasingly focus on integrating health […]

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