At-Home Medical Exams from Best Buy

At-Home Medical Exams from Best Buy

Clinical-grade sensors take wearable and mobile health devices to a higher level. When a wearable company announces that a product has received FDA clearance, that information is likely more significant for marketing purposes than it is for consumer assurance. In many...
Minimally Invasive Brain Computer Interface[video]

Minimally Invasive Brain Computer Interface[video]

Brain-computer interface (BCI) developments are closing the gap that differentiates humans from computing machines. As an energy-harvesting computer system, our bodies come equipped with purpose-built scanners, input devices, task-specific peripherals, vast local...
Diabetes Management System Now Free [video]

Diabetes Management System Now Free [video]

The 30 million people with diabetes in the U.S. have more information than ever to support the treatment of their illness, both collectively and individually. Some people have even successfully reversed the effects of Type 2 diabetes. But the task of tracking all...
Smartphones Guide Patients to Healthcare[video]

Smartphones Guide Patients to Healthcare[video]

Mobile wayfinding apps play an important role in healthcare. Google Maps and vehicle navigation systems may help you drive to a hospital, but increasingly large medical complexes remain a challenge to guide you from the parking lot to your specialist’s office...
Most Docs Favor Remote Patient Monitoring

Most Docs Favor Remote Patient Monitoring

Physicians remain the primary influence on consumer medical decisions. As digital health tech wearables continue to progress from athletic fitness aids to personal biometric trackers and, most recently, to clinical-grade patient monitoring devices, doctors’...
European Commission Outlines AI Ethics Guidelines

European Commission Outlines AI Ethics Guidelines

Artificial Intelligence (AI) plays an increasing role in health and medicine. We’ve written about AI applications for faster MRI scan readings, stroke triage, virtual health consults, and many more. Applying AI to big data assists with diagnosis, makes...