New Report Shows Your Health App Data Is at Risk

New Report Shows Your Health App Data Is at Risk

For several years experts have warned about security threats to personal health data. In 2018, ECRI Institute singled out cybersecurity as the most significant in its 2019 Top 10 Health Technology Hazards report. Also in 2018, a group of studies and reports found that...
Wearables Help Cancer Patients Manage Pain at Home

Wearables Help Cancer Patients Manage Pain at Home

We write about wearables of all sorts. We’ve covered wearables to track steps, check heart rates, monitor breathing rates, measure blood glucose levels, and even record ECGs. Depending on how far you push the definition of a wearable, the field of devices and...
Telehealth Is Key Factor for Eating Disorder Treatment

Telehealth Is Key Factor for Eating Disorder Treatment

The widening scope of telehealth, telemedicine, and remote patient monitoring (RPM) now extends to eating disorder treatment. San Diego’s Equip recently announced funding that will enable expansion of its evidence-based eating disorder treatment. Equip’s...
New Smart Ring Diagnoses Sleep Apnea At Home

New Smart Ring Diagnoses Sleep Apnea At Home

Vivos Therapeutics has announced the launch of VivoScore, a comprehensive home sleep apnea test. VivoScore includes a wearable sensor ring and a mobile app with cloud-based AI that evaluates sleep quality to diagnose obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Subjects can wear it...