A Smart Mat Reduces Diabetic Complications and Costs

A Smart Mat Reduces Diabetic Complications and Costs

Here’s a slam dunk story about a home-based smart device paired with AI-driven analysis to improve health and wellbeing. Independence Blue Cross and virtual care management company Podimetrics recently agreed to use the Podimetrics’ SmartMat to detect...
Health Care AI Breakthrough for Underserved

Health Care AI Breakthrough for Underserved

Everyone deserves high-quality, easily accessible healthcare. Various artificial intelligence (AI) approaches are already in use to bridge the gap between human health rights and frontline realities. Essen Health Care, a premier healthcare delivery platform for...
VR Goggles Now Treat Children with Lazy Eye

VR Goggles Now Treat Children with Lazy Eye

Lazy eye, or amblyopia, affects 2% to 3% of all children and is the most common cause of vision loss during childhood, according to the CDC. In 2018 we wrote about doctors at the Jessenius Faculty of Medicine in Martin, Slovakia who reported success in treating...
Gen3 Oura Ring Adds New Features

Gen3 Oura Ring Adds New Features

Oura Ring has been a subject of admiration since its launch in 2015. From helping users quantify the impact of their exercise and mediation to detecting elevated body temperature much before the noticeable symptoms of COVID-19, Oura ring continues to improve with each...
Smartphone App Could Help Save Lives of New Mothers

Smartphone App Could Help Save Lives of New Mothers

Preeclampsia — a dangerous form of hypertension — affects about one in every twelve pregnancies in the United States. Low-dose aspirin can lower the blood pressure of pregnant patients who have an increased risk of preeclampsia. However, a recent survey...