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Parkinson’s Patients Urged to Seek Care from a Specialist

A recent article in the <i>Wall Street Journal’s</i> Informed Patient column discusses how patients living with movement disorders, including Parkinson’s …

Any alcohol increases dementia risk, middle aged are warned

Millions of adults will be advised how to reduce the risk of dementia as part of an NHS MOT given from the age of 40<p>Middle-aged people should be told to cut out alcohol to reduce their risk of dementia as part of new health checks from the age of 40, under new NHS proposals.<p>The recommendations say …

iHealth Air Wireless Fingertip Pulse Oximeter with Plethysmograph and Perfusion Index on the App, Measures Blood Oxygen Saturation, Perfusion Index, Pulse Rate

• Clinically tested, HIPAA compliant. Measures blood oxygen level, pulse rate and perfusion index<br>• Great for spot checking your oxygen and pulse pre and …

iHealth Lab unleashes glucose monitor that syncs with mobile devices

Blood glucose monitors are growing up, and it's about time. With some 26 million diabetics in the U.S. alone, (that's almost 1 in 10 Americans), and hundreds of millions globally, according to the American Diabetes Association, glucose monitoring has become one of the largest patient-generated data …

Mobile Devices

RunKeeper, Withings, Strava, & iHealth plan HealthKit integration, excited for medical industry tie-in

Whenever Apple introduces a new feature baked into iOS that was previously a domain ruled by third-party apps like its new HealthKit platform and Health app in iOS 8, questions inevitably come up about how it will impact other developers and competing platforms. That’s why we were interested in …