This is a continuation of our previous article, Wearable Medical Devices Enabling Personalized Healthcare (Part 1). There we discussed China’s current healthcare solutions and one common example of a new wearable medical device, but now it’s time to look at two other devices and the future of wearable healthcare devices.
In recent decades, the healthcare system has been burdened with a growing rate of chronic disease and aging. This doesn’t speak to just one country, either. Many countries around the world have seen this trend crop up, and thus their local healthcare systems become bogged down. One country that this trend is prevalent in is […]
Wearables in the workplace are now a reality, the digital health revolution is here to stay. Many large employers have decided to adopt health and wellness campaigns in conjunction with wearables devices. The wearable technologies are pretty much a reality and a natural result of innovation in society.
It’s frequent that you see studies about how some substance or drug affects your health, or even how performing an action can lead to adverse health benefits. You also see studies about food, activities and exercise and how they contribute to a person’s medical wellness.
Digital health solutions to manage diabetes are rapidly changing from simply tracking blood sugar values to far more comprehensive capabilities such as supporting clinical decisions, enabling behavioural changes and proactively managing the condition. Further (radical) changes are expected. What kind of further developments will we see? What are the trends we can currently see in […]
Pharmaceutical companies have an opportunity to use their expertise to play a greater role in healthcare reform, while also revamping their business model. We believe that the key is digital health technology, which will allow pharmaceutical companies to leverage their knowledge and marketing capabilities.
The connected era has given anybody with a device that has access to the internet more information than most people are capable to use. These opportunities, which are such a vital part of contemporary life, also offer extraordinary, intimate and almost infinite personal information.
I am sure that most of you have came across the term ” precision medicine “. For those readers that are not familiarised with the healthcare industry I’ll try to give you some background context. When referring to precision medicine, we are entering an new territory. This is a new approach that aims to improve […]