Study of Wearables for Seniors

Study of Wearables for Seniors

Fitness bands have become very popular in recent years (though many seem to end up in a kitchen drawer after a few months). But what if you’re not so interested in fitness, but would rather track other health and wellness factors? Do these devices have any...
Multifunction Health and Fitness Wearable

Multifunction Health and Fitness Wearable

Paradigm shifts often have ripple effects. Most wearable fitness and health devices are easily separated by category. On Health Tech Insider, we write about health-centric technology, usually but not restricted to wearables. Our sister site Wearable Tech Insider...
Stanford Study Reveals Tracker Band Flaws

Stanford Study Reveals Tracker Band Flaws

The task of measuring events, such as heartbeats, is relatively straightforward. When you try to infer information from a combination of measurements, however, it gets a bit trickier. It is possible that you end up missing key factors that are required in order to...
NFL Players Own Their Health Data

NFL Players Own Their Health Data

  Professional sport is a Big Business worldwide that generates billions of dollars in annual revenues. It should not be surprising that leagues and teams and players are investing in Big Data analytics in an effort to find a competitive edge. Wearable Health Tech...