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Scientists Deploy AI to Spot Signal in the Noise of Wearable Data

New approach improves the reliability of detecting cardiac risk in ECG data from consumer devices

Menopause: It’s so Hot Right Now

Menopause is a $600 billion market opportunity that remains largely untapped.

Oura Runs Rings Around Other Fitness Trackers

An inconspicuous design conceals one of the most potent fitness trackers in the world.

Covid Changed the Game in Disease Detection

From wearables to wastewater, the Covid pandemic has spurred important innovations in how we detect infectious disease. The benefits will likely be felt for years.

Could the Facebook Scandal Slow Down Digital Healthcare?

In the wake of the Facebook data breach, consumer concerns over data security could slow the growth of digital health. Blockchain may be a solution.

Wearables Are Nice, But Not Ready for Serious Healthcare

Wearable technologies have the potential to revolutionize health careā€”but to reap the benefits devices need to be more accurate, doctors need to be more receptive to using the data, and systems need to be deeply...

Healthcare Innovators Need the Establishment

The tech world is often quick to dismiss "traditional" healthcare as slow. But to push the sorely needed transformation within healthcare, technology players and today's healthcare stakeholders will have to collaborate.

The Evolving Internet of Health Things

Personalized, digitized healthcare is evolving at warp speed. We not gather health data from not just wearables, but implantables and ingestibles. New tools and technology will interact with ambient devices to assess and even diagnose...

Consumers to Health Insurers: Keep it Simple

The American healthcare markethas undergone a period of rapid change in recent years. Chief among these changes has been a general shift towards consumer choice, prompting the rollout of new tech products in a bid...

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