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How to use an iPhone to diagnose eye disease | Kurzweil

Large choroidal nevus imaged in the emergency department setting (doctor is holding an external lens in front of the iPhone) (credit: Luis J. Haddock …

Ophthalmology

Is mobile healthcare the future? (infographic) - Gear | siliconrepublic.com - Ireland's Technology News Service

If mobile healthcare, or mHealth, is the future, then the future is now, reveals a new infographic that digs into the provision of health-related …

What health startups think of Apple's new motion tracking chip

At Apple's launch event Tuesday for its two new iPhones, the company announced the addition of a new hardware component for the device: a motion …

Apps

Human Body: An Interactive Anatomy App for Kids

<b>Tinybop</b>, a maker of educational iOS apps for kids based in Brooklyn, New York, has recently released its first product – the Human Body, a highly …

Fitbit Can Track Recovery from Heart Surgery

Wireless activity trackers may do more than log how many steps you take. Doctors are turning to them to understand which factors help patients …

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Accessorize Your Infant With This Sensor Riddled Sock So You Can Sleep At Night

Raising a child is a stressful venture into the realm of trial-by-error that could leave parents wondering if they are doing an adequate job. Among …

The World Is Fucking Insane

Exploring aisles 9-13 at my local supermarket.<p>Before dinner last night, I went to buy some milk and bread at the supermarket.<p>The bread is at the back …

Liver surgery: now there’s an iPad app for that

A German surgeon has used an iPad with augmented reality software running on it to assist in a liver operation in Bremen, Germany, reports <i>Reuters.</i><p>The iPad camera was used to photograph the liver, while the iPad app overlayed a virtual 3D model of the pre-op plan. Want to see what that looks like? …

The Future of Mobile Healthcare (mHealth) Is Being Developed in Salt Lake City by i-calQ

What is the most important healthcare device of the future? A smartphone, if it’s powered by a new technology developed by award-winning inventor Dr. …

ObamaCare And Regulatory Lock-In Threatens The Biggest Healthcare Tech Revolution In History

We are entering an era of big government medicine. Few could claim that ObamaCare hews to the market principles of Adam Smith, or state’s rights, or individual choice. And Silicon Valley’s DNA of unbridled innovation? Not so much.<p>In the swirl of issues surrounding the rollout of the Affordable Care …

Is Apple Moving Into Digital Health?

In a space crowded with start-ups, it appears the technology giant's entry into the health tech market is only a matter of time.<p>Though Apple has not made a formal statement about entering the digital health market, is it only a matter of time before the tech leader moves in that direction?<p>That's …

Mobile Health Tech: From Novel Startups to Global Industry

<i>Last week's mHealth summit in Washington, D.C., gave tech leaders an opportunity to evaluate the field and its future.</i><p>Mobile MIM<p>Mobile health technologies are the fastest growing sector of one of the fastest growing markets in the world, projected to be worth $11.8 billion by 2018. At the mHealth …