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The top 5 startups disrupting healthcare within AI, digital therapeutics, health insurance, and genomics

The healthcare industry is facing disruption due to accelerating technological innovation and growing demand for improved delivery of healthcare and lower costs. Tech startups are leading the way by seizing opportunities in the areas of the industry that are most vulnerable to disruption, including …

Digital Health

Digital patient records: Medical technologists back move to use technology for healthcare delivery

But they point out that Niti Aayog’s proposed National Health Stack must ensure data privacy and patient consent.<p>Niti Aayog’s proposal to create a …

Digital Health

Doctor in your pocket: How digital technology is revolutionising healthcare

<b>Mobile apps that manage cardiovascular health or provide mental health support are now changing how healthcare is practised.</b><p>Imagine you’ve recently …

Digital Health

Digital Transformation - Reports - World Economic Forum

<i>By networking everyday objects, the Internet of Things turns them into smart devices that – if regulated correctly – can help deliver significant</i> …

Internet of Things
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Bayer-backed study looks at how patients' perceive digital products in care, clinical trials

ActiGraph activity monitors and a mobile app from Clinical Ink are are at the heart of a newly announced pilot study backed by Bayer, according to a …

Digital Health

Alzheimer's gene neutralised in human brain cells for the first time

Scientists have claimed an important breakthrough in the battle against Alzheimer’s after neutralising the most significant gene responsible for the disease for the first time.<p>A team in California successfully identified the protein associated with the high-risk apoE4 gene and then managed to …

Dementia

The Best Website Builder for Small Businesses

After researching 17 of the top website-building services and hosts, building 20 websites with seven of the most promising ones, and changing …

Small Business

Four Principles For Success With Digital Health

Digital health has the potential to eliminate billions of dollars in costs from the health care ecosystem, drive care delivery transformation and create new and engaging experiences for patients and providers alike. However, these wins will never happen if a digital health strategy simply means …

Wireless chip-to-chip communication: current and future

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Guardian Angel Devices: The handy little gadgets helping people with dementia

PEOPLE living with dementia and those around them know how many challenges it can bring to the lives of all those affected.<p>However, a scheme launched …

Will Blockchain Technology Revolutionize Health Care?

<b>Improving security, privacy, and reliability of data exchange and interoperability.</b><p>Most progressive health technology experts believe that health …

CES 2018, in mostra l’eccellenza delle startup Made In Italy

Dal 9 al 12 gennaio a Las Vegas la più importante fiera dell'elettronica. Ecco i nomi delle imprese italiane presenti all'Eureka Park<p>Ci siamo: domani …

What It's Like Being a Dementia Caregiver Detailed in New Report

More than 41 million Americans provide regular care for an older adult, usually a relative, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Of those, …

This Is Why Blockchains Will Transform Healthcare

The blockchain revolution has made its way to the healthcare industry, and it’s only the beginning of what’s possible. Healthcare Rallies for Blockchain, a study from IBM, found that 16% of surveyed healthcare executives had solid plans to implement a commercial blockchain solution this year, while …

Blockchain

The Average Cost Of Care After A Dementia Diagnosis Is Over $300,000

And families will pay 70 percent of that amount.<p>(Reuters Health) - The average lifetime cost of care after a diagnosis of dementia in the U.S. is about $322,000, and families pay about 70 percent of that, new research suggests.<p>The cost of care is $185,000 higher for someone with dementia than for …

Health Care

As Alzheimer's Numbers Soar, New Poll Focuses On Caregivers

A new study suggests that caregivers need and want to access support resources and that perhaps the experience of caregiving has made them consider the possibility of their own future needs. And there is no doubt that the current number and expected increase in the foreseeable future of individuals …

Pharma and the connected patient

Mobile apps<p>Mobile health (mHealth) apps allow patients to better manage their care whilst also allowing for easier communication and evaluation of …

SMB Toolkit: How Chatbots Can Transform Your Business

Artificial intelligence (AI) comes in many shapes and sizes. No longer reserved for enterprises, small businesses can leverage conversational chatbot …

Machine Learning, Streaming IoT, and Connected Medical Devices

The combination of IoT data, streaming analytics, machine learning, and distributed computing has become more powerful and less expensive than …

Here's what to make of Amazon's potential connected health play

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here .</i><p>Amazon has a secret team called 1492 is exploring opportunities for the company in digital health, according to CNBC .<p>While there's no evidence that the team is currently exploring …

Digital Health

Caregiver stress can shorten dementia patients’ lives

People with dementia may actually die sooner if their family caregivers are experiencing mental stress, research shows.<p>Researchers tracked the …

Bufale e cure fai-da-te: come (non) usare internet per la salute

Un decalogo contro le bufale su internet quando si cercano informazioni sui problemi di salute. È ciò che è stato preparato dai giornalisti …

Top 5 Best GPS Trackers For Dogs of 2018

Hiking with your dog can be an amazing experience but sometimes, things don’t always go to plan. Whether it’s following an exciting new smell or …

Jawbone is going out of business

The company’s CEO has already launched a new health startup<p>Jawbone as we knew it is no more. The tech company that produced Bluetooth earpieces and wireless speakers before betting everything on fitness tracking has entered into liquidation proceedings, according to a new report from <i>The Information</i>.<p>…

Alberta dementia-friendly communities aim to improve understanding, create inclusion

It could make for awkward conversation. Teenagers mingling over tea and cookies with seniors who have dementia.<p>But at Calgary's Rundle College, …

History of Wearable Technology

<b>Fashionable Data: Trends and History of Wearable Technology</b><p>Wearable technology isn’t just trendy and cutting-edge; it is changing the way we interact …

Digital Marketing Strategies for Healthcare and Private Practice

Most people don’t go into healthcare with the sole intention of making money. There are tons of industries that can lead to profitability. <i>We choose Health Care to help people, to better the world in some way, and to fight the good fight</i>. But you can’t keep your practice open without money and the …

Marketing

Machine Learning Launched

This week’s milestones in the history of technology include the first mention of teaching computers to learn on their own, the first eBook, replacing punched cards with a keyboard, and the first computer science course.<p>July 4, 1956<p>A keyboard (of Flexowriter, an electrically-controlled typewriter) …

Machine Learning