Medical Info Can Now Predict Opioid Overdoses

Medical Info Can Now Predict Opioid Overdoses

In November 2021, the CDC used provisional data to estimate that U.S. deaths from opioid overdoses rose to 100,306 for the 12-month period that ended in April 2021. That number is a 28.5% increase from the 78,506 deals in the previous 12 months. Researchers from the...
New Ukrainian Version of Mental Health Digital App

New Ukrainian Version of Mental Health Digital App

More and more people are turning to smartphone apps to deal with a range of medical and mental health issues. Rootd is one such digital therapeutic designed to help people with panic attack and anxiety relief. Following the recent invasion of Ukraine, the company has...
A New Digital Solution for Eczema [video]

A New Digital Solution for Eczema [video]

The Icelandic digital care platform Sidekick Health has partnered with the pharmaceutical giant Pfizer to offer a digital therapeutics (DTx) solution for atopic dermatitis (AD). Treating AD — a chronic inflammatory skin condition that’s also known as eczema — is...