UK Consumers OK Sharing Health Data with Physicians

UK Consumers OK Sharing Health Data with Physicians

Increasing number of consumers own wearables that capture health and fitness data. Now sharing this data with various entities has become easier with newer apps being created that link the personal wearable data with healthcare provider network among others. A recent...
Survey Shows Low Consumer Interest in Health Tech

Survey Shows Low Consumer Interest in Health Tech

Study after study shows that consumers, healthcare professionals, insurance companies, and employers are all interested in wearable Health Tech devices to help monitor and improve the health of the user. So it is a bit surprising to see the results of a new survey by...
NIH Seeks Comments on Health Tech Devices

NIH Seeks Comments on Health Tech Devices

During his┬áState of the of the Union address last January, President Obama called for the launching of a Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI), intended to use Big Data approaches to find new ways to treat and cure diseases “like cancer and diabetes.” The...