Patients Still Prefer the Phone

Patients Still Prefer the Phone

Wearable Health Tech remains our center-of-focus at Health Tech Insider. We also look at health technology advances that one can wear, touch, carry, hold, or get near. Therefore, we are interested in what’s known as the “connected patient.” The...
Hospital Execs Favor Digital Health Tech

Hospital Execs Favor Digital Health Tech

The American Hospital Association (AHA) and AVIA have conducted a survey of hospitals and health systems executives to understand their views on digital technology in healthcare. Hospitals and healthcare providers are facing increasing demands for their services along...
Heartbeat Vibrations Calm Stress

Heartbeat Vibrations Calm Stress

Before they are born, babies in the womb are comforted by the familiar vibrations of their mothers’ heartbeats. We’ve written about Team Turquoise in the past, and their “doppel” wristband that is designed to reduce stress response for the...
Smartphone Study Discovers Obesity Factors

Smartphone Study Discovers Obesity Factors

Body weight is a very personal thing. Some people want to weigh less, and others want to weigh more. In general, however, most people want to lose weight; many countries have populations that on average are overweight. There can be additional healthcare expenses and...