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Teen Girls Perfect Patients for Hospital’s New Texting Program

Most teenagers today communicate through texting. No longer are they talking on the phone, but now texting, often in code: “k, omg, lol, etc.” Researchers in Providence, Rhode Island decided to connect a girl’s texting ability to a violence-prevention program for at-risk-teenage...

SxSW Goes Digital Health

SxSw is the famous annual Texas festival home to the best film, music, and business trends in the past year, including today’s hot topic: digital health. This past Sunday, columnist, Anne Wojcicki, presented on her personal health background, providing in-depth info on her genetic company,...

FCC Making Big Changes to mHealth Industry.”

FCC Chairman, Tom Wheeler, recently announced some big changes that will positively impact the mHealth industry. A wireless task force, CONNECT2HEALTHFCC, has been created to “bring together the expertise of the FCC on the critical intersection of broadband, advanced technology and health.”...

Telepsychiatry: The Mental Health Way

Mental health is a growing concern in the United States of America, and particularly the gap between mental health illness and mental health treatment. However, with the new technology constituting Telemedicine, the mental health industry can benefit by saving thousands of dollars a year, especially...

Are you in-the-know re mHealth?

mHealth, what exactly is it? You see this term frequently while surfing the internet, but you don’t really understand its meaning. You are now in luck, as the mystery is solved in an article posted by Margalit Gur-Arie. Its Mobile Health, available from over 50,000...

Telemedicine in Your Jewels

How about wearing a fashionable jewelry piece, that can also function as a medical device? The new trend in mobile health is just this from a company called, “My ID Square.” This is the first ever medical ID that can provide so many functions, including...

Wall-Street Journal Trending Telemedicine

Today’s “Market Watch” in The Wall Street Journal, featured the popular trending topic, “Telemedicine.” In Jonnelle Marte’s, “The Doctor Will FaceTime You Now,” the author notes that the use of Telemedicine was growing, and can be expected to be even more popular as the number...

SnapMD to Present at USC Healthcare Conference

SnapMD will be a featured guest during the upcoming USC Marshall Healthcare Conference this Friday March 7, 2014. The conference is focused on addressing critical trends in healthcare delivery. SnapMD will be presenting its Virtual Care Management telemedicine technology as well as discussing future trends...

Kenya Trending In Telemedicine

Donato Tramuto, founder, chairman and CEO of Physicians Interactive, alongside Milton Ochieng, recently presented at a session this week, “Apps Save Lives: How mHealth Technology Improves Healthcare Quality Worldwide.” Ochieng is the founder of the Lwala Community Hospital and Lwala Community Alliance in Kenya. The...

From Baltimore to Berlin: The Maryland Telemedicine Way

Doctors in Baltimore can now reach and see patients in Berlin, Maryland all because of Telemedicine and services at Atlantic General Hospital. Normally, a patient would have to take the three hour drive to receive services. “Atlantic General staff have partnered with doctors from the...