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8 Health Technologies to Watch For

8 Health Technologies to Watch For | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
From "smart" pill bottles to undergarments that detect infections, these technologies are transforming health.
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TEDMED LIVE 2015 #FIGHTTHESTROKE

TEDMED LIVE 2015 #FIGHTTHESTROKE | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
Eventbrite - Fight the Stroke presents TEDMED LIVE 2015 #FIGHTTHESTROKE - Friday, November 20, 2015 at Milan, Milan, Lombardy. Find event and ticket information.
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20 Snacks That Burn Fat

20 Snacks That Burn Fat | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
What you eat between meals matters more than you think. These choices boost metabolism and help you lose weight fast.
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Placebo effects make good medicine better

Placebo effects make good medicine better | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
Ted Kaptchuk, Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, directs the Program in Placebo Studies, Healing and Therapeutic Encounter.
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TEDMED on Twitter

TEDMED on Twitter | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
Changing the face of melanoma with an algorithm-based detection system @EndSkinCancer. #TEDMEDHive #SF pic.twitter.com/oioOS7v7DR
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How wearables and mobile health tech are reshaping clinical trials

How wearables and mobile health tech are reshaping clinical trials | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
Guest The average cost of bringing a drug from development to FDA approval is over $2.5 billion. But if researchers can use wearable devices to grab insights early on in a drug trial, they can cut failure rates and reduce costs.
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66% of Americans Would Use Mobile Health Apps to Manage Their Health

66% of Americans Would Use Mobile Health Apps to Manage Their Health | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
Almost two-thirds (66%) of Americans would use a mobile health apps to manage health-related issues, according to the findings released from Makovsky/Kelton
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Lab on a chip turns smart phones into mobile disease clinics

Lab on a chip turns smart phones into mobile disease clinics | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
Battery-free dongle tests for HIV and syphilis in 15 minutes
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How Exercise Changes Our DNA - NYTimes.com

How Exercise Changes Our DNA - NYTimes.com | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
What you do can change your DNA which provides the script for your health - ie you are not just born that way http://t.co/ECM56WbtN2
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Tech Trends Shaping The Future Of Medicine, Part 1

Tech Trends Shaping The Future Of Medicine, Part 1 | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
Enormous technological changes in medicine and healthcare are heading our way. These trends have a variety of stakeholders: patients, medical professionals, researchers, medical students, and consumers.
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3D printed heart saves baby’s life as medical technology leaps ahead

3D printed heart saves baby’s life as medical technology leaps ahead | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
Surgeons at a New York hospital have credited 3D printing with helping to save the life of a 2-week-old baby who required complicated heart surgery.
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Now this is getting good #3Dprinting #futuremed
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3 Fascinating Ventures Leading the Preventive Health Revolution

3 Fascinating Ventures Leading the Preventive Health Revolution | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
Today’s healthcare problem is one of the most multi-faceted, and central to the biggest challenges of the modern world.
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Apple's iWatch & iPhone 6 event from physician perspective

Apple's iWatch & iPhone 6 event from physician perspective | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
Apple's iPhone 6 and iWatch event could have a significant impact on health tracking depending on the integration of the iWatch with Apple's Health app.

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IBM Opens Watson Health HQ, Expands Watson Health Cloud

IBM Opens Watson Health HQ, Expands Watson Health Cloud | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
Big Blue opened new headquarters for its Watson Health unit in Cambridge, Mass., and expanded the Watson Health Cloud with new solutions.
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Under Armour Debuts Fitness APIs Alongside Mobile Health App

Under Armour Debuts Fitness APIs Alongside Mobile Health App | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
Under Armour has a new health and fitness app and wants developers’ help in making it succeed. The company released a new API, too, so developers can enrich the user experience.
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50% of Users Unsatisfied with Mobile Health Applications

50% of Users Unsatisfied with Mobile Health Applications | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
Do healthcare providers offer sufficient mobile health applications to connect with their patients?
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One of the Most Important Tools in Science Now Fits Inside Your Phone

One of the Most Important Tools in Science Now Fits Inside Your Phone | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
A spectrometer that fits in your mobile devices could let you scan yourself for skin cancer.
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nanoHUB.org - Home

nanoHUB.org - Home | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
nanoHUB.org is designed to be a resource to the entire nanotechnology discovery and learning community.
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IBM Smarter PlanetVoice: Healthcare Is About Patients, Not Paperwork

IBM Smarter PlanetVoice: Healthcare Is About Patients, Not Paperwork | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
When you’re in the hospital or recovering at home, what’s the one thing that you want more of? Personal care. Nurses want the same thing. We want to spend more time tending to our patients, giving them more individual care.
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Diets around the world are getting worse, not better

Diets around the world are getting worse, not better | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
An uptick in consumption of healthful foods in some places has been surpassed by the increase in consumption of unhealthful foods.
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Business smarts or tech savvy? Here's what carries the day for healthcare entrepreneurs

Business smarts or tech savvy? Here's what carries the day for healthcare entrepreneurs | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
Which is more critical to the success of a technology startup: technological smarts or business acumen? Or is it vision, or passion, or leadership, or revenue generation, or fund-raising ability?...
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Prostate cancer, kidney disease detected in urine samples on the spot

Prostate cancer, kidney disease detected in urine samples on the spot | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
Nanowerk is the leading nanotechnology portal, committed to educate, inform and inspire about nanotechnologies, nanosciences, and other emerging technologies
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Epic updates MyChart app to sync with Apple Health, huge for mobile health - iMedicalApps

Epic updates MyChart app to sync with Apple Health, huge for mobile health - iMedicalApps | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
Epic adds Track my Health feature, enabling millions of patient's to sync Apple Health data to their medical records.
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Apple's HealthKit Now Sends Medical Data Right to Your Health Record

Apple's HealthKit Now Sends Medical Data Right to Your Health Record | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it
iHealth was the first company to sell a medical device through Apple, so it's only natural it's also the first to fully integrate its products with Apple's HealthKit. That means all the data iHealth's connected monitors and trackers collect not only gets sent straight to the app, it's also automagically logged in your electronic health record.

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Olivia Klenda's curator insight, September 30, 2014 6:50 PM

The new HealthKit is a great way to keep track of your personal health records, exercise, and eating habits. 

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How Google Fit and Apple Healthkit integrate patient data from health apps

How Google Fit and Apple Healthkit integrate patient data from health apps | The Future of Healthcare | Scoop.it

Google launched a preview software developers kit (SDK) for the Google Fit fitness app platform at Google I/O earlier this year. Similarly, Apple launched their new Healthkit API at Apple’s WWDC 14 — and clearly healthcare will be a big focus for Apple with their Apple Watch. Developers are now able to create and test health and fitness apps for Android and iOS 8.


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