Amazon Launches Telemedicine Service

Amazon Launches Telemedicine Service

We cover a lot of telehealth stories here because they typically involve connected wearable and mobile devices. Such services are popular with patients as they make it easier to access a healthcare professional without having to travel to a doctor’s office or...
Hybrid Solution for House Calls

Hybrid Solution for House Calls

Most older people in the U.S. have a Norman Rockwell image of the good old days when doctors still made house calls. It was personalized medicine at its best, with that special one-to-one relationship with a doctor in your own home. Everything old is new again, though...
Graphene Makes Tiny Sensor Chip Practical

Graphene Makes Tiny Sensor Chip Practical

The wearable health tech revolution stands on the shoulders of the giant smartphone market. If it were not for the demand for billions of phones every year, the component market would not have reached the scale necessary to support new research and drive down costs....