Medicare Approves Smartphone Use with CGMs

Medicare Approves Smartphone Use with CGMs

Wearable sensors are transforming healthcare practice in ways that could not be imagined even a few decades ago. They make it possible to monitor patients more closely and around the clock. Alerts can be generated if readings stray outside a target range. Data can be...
Smart Pill Pack to Improve Adherence

Smart Pill Pack to Improve Adherence

For many reasons, people fail to take their prescription drugs as instructed. Sometimes they forget. Sometimes they don’t want to (or can’t) spend the money to buy the medications. For whatever the reason, however, the estimates for the increased...
Smartphone App Helps Prevent Suicide

Smartphone App Helps Prevent Suicide

Suicides have increased across the United States in the first decades of the 21st century. Every state except for Nevada has seen increases, ranging from just under 6% in Delaware to more than 57% in North Dakota. In 25 states, suicide rates have risen more than 30%...