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Home Healthcare Provider Sees Great Promise in Alexa Pilot

A California-based home healthcare provider Libertana reports it is seeing positive results just eight weeks into its pilot with Amazon’s […]

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Public Transportation Offers Challenges for Older Adults

Any New York City commuter will tell you that the U.S. public transit system has issues. For older adults, those […]

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Designing a Lifestyle: The Future of Technology for Aging

The future of robots may not be all shiny plastic and smooth metal. In fact, it might be downright cute […]

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Study Shows Loneliness is a Public Health Issue

Recent research from Brigham Young University found that loneliness and social isolation in adults presents a serious public health threat, […]

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Startups Addressing Social Determinants of Health

According to the World Health Organization, social elements in our lives have an impact on our overall health: “To a large […]

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Oncology Panelists Agree: Tech Can Empower Patients

From left: Ashley Reid, founder and CEO of Wellist; Dusty Donaldson, founder of LiveLung; Chuck Gershman, co-founder, president and COO […]

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Why the Digital Health Revolution Needs Net Neutrality

There has been a great deal of coverage on the resilience of the digital health investment market despite all the […]

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Two Mental Health Platforms Lead the Way on Evidence-Based Intervention, Raise Questions About Privacy

Mental health issues are a quiet drain on everything from healthcare dollars to workplace productivity. But two platforms are gaining […]

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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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Housing App Nesterly Will Match Boomer Homeowners with Millennial Renters

After winning several tech competitions earlier this year, Nesterly seems well positioned to capture an emerging housing trend: millennials renting […]

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