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Wearable Technology Garment Now Top Telmedicine Trend

At the recent American Telemedicine Association, HealthWatch Ltd, the textile medical device company, will display their new product. “HealthWatch's hWear™ — the digital, heart-sensing garment incorporating interwoven textile electrodes – detecting true 3-to-15 lead ECG signals at higher quality than standard ECG electrodes at rest...

Smart Pills Tracking Health Inside Your Body

Proteus Digital Health has come up with the next big thing in digital healthcare: a smart pill. Based out of The United Kingdom, the smart pill is designed to “text an alert when it enters a patient’s stomach.” Now how does this work you ask?...

Tablets Taking Over Mobile Health

If you don’t have a tablet, then I suggest you go and get one if you want to be a big leader in the mHealth industry. Studies show that, “more than one-quarter of HIT executives are currently implementing a mobile technology program. Today 80% percent...

National Institute of Health Turns To mHealth

The National Institute of Health is turning to the world of mHealth with a federal grant helping to improve communication between patients and their doctors. “The NIH is hoping that with these grants, they will be able to send mhealth solutions into the mainstream by...

Telemedicine Kicking It Up In Pakistan

Patients in Pakistan can call a toll-free number to receive health advice from doctors on the other side of a country. “Aman Telehealth,” is a Telehealth program, designed by an initiative to “address the growing inequality the people of Pakistan face when they need reliable...

1st Pediatric Hospital To Use Telemedicine Technology

Children’s Specialized Hospital in New Brunswick, New Jersey, is the first pediatric hospital in the United States to use a form of telemedicine technology, in the form of a VGo wheeled robot.  The robot is controlled remotely via a healthcare professional  so that he or...

4 mHealth Trends Demanding Higher Attention To User Experience

The popularity of mHealth and Telmedicine technology is surging, as app developers and hospitals are working together to adhere to the high demand from users all around the world. “mHealth has been embraced by the entire healthcare industry for its potential to improve patient outcomes,...

Telehealth Helps Out Army and Workers

The digital age today has every device, which can do just about anything. From TVs to computers to smart-phones, this new craze has taken over the technology world. Healthcare has largely changed because of it. With the new rising popularity of the Telemedicine industry, millions...

Managing Your Diabetes With Telemedicine

More than 22 million people in America alone are affected with diabetes, costing the medical world over $245 billion. Mississippi is currently the second highest state of individuals affected with diabetes. “Republican Gov. Phil Bryant, the University of Mississippi Medical Center and three private technology...

Telemedicine Helps Elderly Patients Stay in their Homes

Elderly patients with chronic health conditions who are discharged from the hospital and rehab facilities, with the help of technology and Telemedicine, are increasingly able to remain at home, avoiding depressing and expensive readmission. Meet Rita, an elderly patient who suffers from congestive...