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News: Physical Fitness

Are Fitness Trackers Dead or Will the 2nd Generation Make Us Well?

After bursting onto the scene in 2008 as one of the most successful consumer products ever, fitness wearables have seen […]

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Report: Digital Health Fitness Remains a Robust Sector, Often Remotely

The Global Wellness Institute recently conducted a survey to determine whether the digital health fitness market is at or near […]

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4 Veterans of FinTech “Company Building” Launch Lab for Digital Health Startups

The four founders of the new Berlin-based Heartbeat Labs aim to build “pioneering healthtech companies,” according to its website. [The] […]

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Universities for the Elderly: A Chinese Innovation Combats Social Isolation, Improves Quality of Life

The world’s population is aging, and in at least one way, China has discovered a very effective way to keep […]

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Before You Go in Search of Funding, Make Sure You Avoid These Three Red Flags

Mark Gilbert, founder and CEO of MBS Accounting Technology & Advisory, recently contributed a post to MedCity News on some […]

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As Early Fitness Tracking Unicorn Jawbone Liquidates, It’s Already set to Relaunch as Jawbone Health

Fitness-tracking wristbands were an early success story for wearables, and Jawbone was its posterchild. But in recent years, the 17-year-old […]

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3 Digital Health Companies Ready and Waiting to Utilize Apple Watch’s Native Bluetooth

Last month at its Worldwide Developer’s Conference, Apple announced the Apple Watch will now include native Bluetooth, allowing it to […]

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Two Scenarios for FDA’s New Approach to Digital Health

In a guest post for MedCity News, Leland Brewster of health innovation services company Healthbox considers two possible ways the […]

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Is Silicon Valley Too Focused on the Fringes of Healthcare?

It’s becoming a well-worn storyline at this point: healthcare is ripe for disruption but it also has notoriously long sales […]

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Report: Wearable Market Set to Double by 2021

According to data from the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Wearable Device Tracker, wearables are becoming more mainstream. And with […]

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