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3 Ways the Tech Revolution is Gaining Traction with Seniors and Caregivers

“Aging-in-place technology is helping to improve the aging experience for seniors and family caregivers,” say Sally Abrahms, in a new […]

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Connected Mobile Health Service Company Great Call Acquired by Private Equity Firm GTCR

San Diego-based Great Call, who has built a successful business selling Jitterbug phones, announced its acquisition by GTCR this week, […]

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MedTech and Fitness are Front and Center in Apple Watch’s Upgrade

Yesterday marked day one of Apple’s much-anticipated annual World Wide Developers Conference, where they unveiled everything from iMac upgrades to […]

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Wearable Tech Entrepreneurs: Ever Wished for a Stretchable, Rechargeable Battery? Well, It’s Here

Still only in prototype form, researchers imagine multiple uses for the new batteries. Researchers from the University of California San […]

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Will Apple Watch Soon Be Able to Predict Heart Attacks?

This week, IoT-focused TechDigg News made a bold pronouncement: that Apple Watch is on its way to predicting heart attacks. […]

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Apple Acquires ‘Fitbit of Sleep’ Beddit

The Finnish company recently acquired by Apple specializes in tracking sleep quality, heart rate and snoring. It’s unknown how the […]

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Q&A: Samsung Electronic America’s Chief Medical Officer Shares Priorities, Vision

Chief Medical Officer for Samsung Electronics America, Dr. David Rhew, will be a keynote speaker at the MedCity INVEST conference […]

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The Tipping Point Has Arrived, says Rock Health’s Digital Health Consumer Adoption Report

For several years, insiders in digital health have been promising that the digital revolution is coming, when wearables, telemedicine and […]

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Making Health Tracker Data Useful for Doctors

With a wide variety of wearables now available, and many workplace health plans handing them out to encourage wellness, increasingly […]

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Privacy Issues Should be Addressed as Wearable Use Increases

The realm of wearables is expanding past the ubiquitous Fitbit and Apple Watch to smart clothes, telemedicine devices, and other […]

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