Blue Cross Blue Shield Partners with Fitbit

Blue Cross Blue Shield Partners with Fitbit

Approximately 40% of American adults are obese; according to the CDC’s latest figures this adds $140 billion in healthcare costs each year. You can bet that the insurance industry would like to see a turnaround in these figures. Long-term adherence to fitness...
Two Arms Good, Four Arms Better?

Two Arms Good, Four Arms Better?

Robotics in various forms has multiple applications in medicine and healthcare. Point of view (POV) is a helpful starting point in assessing potential uses for robotics. For example when a physician uses a workstation to insert a stent using robotic arms in a remote...