Army Helps with Fitbit Pivot

Army Helps with Fitbit Pivot

One of the recurring themes that we’ve covered in the past two years is that fitness wearables are going to have to pivot to health and medical applications in order to survive. Selling devices one at a time to fitness enthusiasts is not a strategy for long-term...
FCC Backs Expanding Rural Telehealth

FCC Backs Expanding Rural Telehealth

Telehealth and telemedicine aren’t magic pills that cure all U.S. healthcare ills, but recent advances in remote care delivery technologies are having a Field of Dreams moment. Funding cuts, doctor shortages, and hospital closures in rural America have created a...
Carry Your Primary Care Doc in Your Hand

Carry Your Primary Care Doc in Your Hand

Primary care physicians by definition should be everyone’s first point of contact with the medical community for preventative health and help with medical problems. For an increasing number of Americans, however, that’s not how it works. The overall number...