Healthcare Email Fraud Attacks Increase 473%

Healthcare Email Fraud Attacks Increase 473%

Computer security threats to healthcare continue apace; attackers target electronic health records, telemedicine, and patient portals. Last year we covered eSentire’s report that the healthcare industry was facing a growing cyber threat, especially with...
Self-Regulating Fabric Reacts to Body Temperature

Self-Regulating Fabric Reacts to Body Temperature

What if we could drop the need for layered clothing to add or shed when the air temperature changes? We write fairly often about developments in smart clothing with embedded biometric sensors in which the garments play a literally supporting role as transport...
FDA OKs App-Recommended Insulin Dosage

FDA OKs App-Recommended Insulin Dosage

Advances in diabetes management is always big news due to the prevalence of the disease. The CDC’s latest (2017) report states that 30.2 million U.S. adults had diabetes, including 7.2 million, who were unaware of having the disease or not getting treatment. The...
CMR Headset Assists Low Vision Patients [video]

CMR Headset Assists Low Vision Patients [video]

Wearable health tech isn’t new. If anyone asks who in their right mind would consent to wear techy gadgets voluntarily, the safest answer would be: “Probably you.” Approximately 78% of U.S. adults (194 million of an adult population of 248 million)...