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Breg Enters the Increasingly Crowded Virtual Rehab Field

With providers moving toward bundled payments and “value-based system” in healthcare, costly post-surgical services like physical therapy are finding themselves […]

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Wearable mHealth for Monitoring Cardiac Conditions is Quickly Gaining Ground

Two cardiac mHealth companies have had a big week–with announcements for both involving Mayo Clinic. The AliveCor and BioSig deals are […]

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Livongo Secures $52.5M, Looks to Expand Abroad and Beyond Diabetes

With this $52.5 million, Livongo Health will have raised a total of $140 million to date, much of it from […]

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Trulia Co-founder Officially Launches Virta Health, a Telehealth Startup Aiming to Cure Type II Diabetes

Sami Inkinen, co-founder of online real estate platform Trulia, was drawn to trying to cure Type II Diabetes when he […]

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Survey: Patients Want Provider Access to Full Health Record, Including Data from Digital Health Devices

It is conventional wisdom that when confronted with a truly transformative technology, most people will first find it intrusive and […]

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Nokia Announces IoT ‘Patient Care’ Platform and Rebranding of Withings’ Health Mate App, Products

The World Mobile Congress begins today in Barcelona, Spain where Consumer Internet of Things is one of seven highlighted themes. The […]

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Fitbit Looks to Develop Smartwatch, Emphasizing Healthcare Partnerships as Way to Shore Up Lagging Sales

In December and January, Fitbit announced two important healthcare partnerships: one with UnitedHealthcare to offer a customized Fitbit Charge 2 […]

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Entrepreneur of the Week: Davide Vigano, Sensoria

“Our long term goal is to become the standard of wearables, but we want to take it a step beyond that – a more of an Internet of Me approach where the garment itself should be able to replace a wearable device.”

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Senior Living Facility Launches Novel Pilot to Support Aging in Place

Mission Health is “in new territory,” Tina Thomas, senior vice president of operations, told Home Healthcare News. They are launching […]

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Heart Roundup

In honor of Valentine’s Day, Longevity Network is bringing you a roundup of their best heart coverage from the last […]

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