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3 Keys to Increasing Mobile Health App Use

Smartphone health apps show great potential for improving health and assisting in the treatment of acute and chronic conditions. In […]

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New App Monitors Speech for Signs of COPD

An Israeli startup has released an app that uses passive data collection to detect irregular breathing patterns that may be […]

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UK-Based Med Adherence App Echo Raises $9.3M Series A Round

Following a $2.2 million seed round in 2016, this week Echo announced a successful $9.3 million Series A round. …[The] […]

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Healthcare Innovation: How 2016 trends are already evolving

In my previous article, I identified four trends indicative of the coming surge in healthcare innovation and shift to value-based […]

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Is It Fair To Call Digital Health Apps Today’s “Snake Oil”?

 Back in the middle of the 19th century, the American Medical Association declared war on the so-called “snake oil elixirs” […]

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New App Connects Caregivers to Updated Health and Well-being Information for the Elders They Care for

The ElderCheck Now app aims to help caregivers gain updated health information and overall well-being of the elders they monitor […]

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Photo-sharing app for health professionals, Figure1, adds direct messaging

Figure1, which started out as a photo-sharing app for medical professionals, has quietly added direct messaging to its platform, showing […]

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Houston’s TMCx Accelerator Hosts Debut of Digital Health Startups

TMCx, the Texas Medical Center’s accelerator, presented a dozen digital health startups in its second annual demo day Thursday. The […]

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Disabled? There’s (more than one) app for that.

Jason DaSilva said after he developed multiple sclerosis about 10 years ago, getting out got more complicated. “There were times […]

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6 ways Google’s Verily is making strides in the healthcare industry

It’s not just a search engine; Google has grown into a corporate conglomerate with partnerships in several different industries, including […]

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