The Potentials and Obstacles of Wearables in Healthcare

The Potentials and Obstacles of Wearables in Healthcare

There’s no denying that the popularity of wearables is gaining momentum. However, manufacturers are aiming to go beyond being mere fitness gadgets and a technological trend to becoming accepted as valued medical devices utilized by the healthcare sector. It’s a new beginning of Wearables in Healthcare.

Wearables Can Help You To Recover Of A Sport Injury

Wearables Can Help You To Recover Of A Sport Injury

Posted by on Jan 29, 2018 in Digital Health, Fitness, Wearables | No Comments

Wearables can help you to recover of a sport injury. As we know our healthcare clock is ticking. We all need to take more care of our own health and well-being in order to avoid the increasing number of fitness related diseases and, keep not only our own healthcare cost down, but also the overall […]

Can Wearables Be Detrimental To Your Health?

Can Wearables Be Detrimental To Your Health?

Posted by on Jan 23, 2018 in Wearables | No Comments

Can Wearables Be Detrimental To Our Health? It’s been repeatedly stressed by healthcare practitioners how beyond a balanced diet and exercise, getting sufficient sleep is vital to our health and well-being. There are wearables that can already track our daily activities such as heart rates when we exercise and even the number of steps we […]

The Quantified Self, Our Wearable Future

The Quantified Self, Our Wearable Future

The Future of Wearables Smaller, smarter, more efficient and prettier…. Wearables are becoming increasingly more popular. Where first only sport fanatics and early tech adopters were interested, we now see that the high tech wearable devices become more common and accepted.

Happy Birthday Digital Salutem – 2 Years!!

Happy Birthday Digital Salutem – 2 Years!!

  It is with pride that we would like to announce the 2nd anniversary of Digital Salutem!! November 2 years ago we started with a mission to change digital healthcare innovation whilst having a positive impact on businesses and society. Our multidisciplinary group of digital health experts worked hard and we achieved a lot. We […]

The Problem of Wearable Technology Data Collection and EU Regulation

The Problem of Wearable Technology Data Collection and EU Regulation

European regulators bring concern for start-ups that plan to sell their fitness and tracking devices to the corporate customer. Last June the European Advisory Panel stated that employers should be banned from giving their employees wearable tracking devices such as fitness monitors and smartwatches to track their employees’ health. Additionally the EU body also made […]

Is Your Phone Your New GP? Say Hello To Your AI Doctor

Is Your Phone Your New GP? Say Hello To Your AI Doctor

Say Hello To Your AI Doctor. Technology has been moving fast, realizing dreams from virtual reality glasses to self-driving cars. Health technology however is a different story. Where humans have always dreamed big, fantasizing about better, longer-lasting bodies and more effective and less expensive healthcare, technology has lagged behind.

WHINN 2017: Our Experience at Week of Health & Innovation

WHINN 2017: Our Experience at Week of Health & Innovation

Posted by on Oct 17, 2017 in Digital Health, Events, Wearables | No Comments

  Last week our very own João Bocas attended WHINN, Week of Health INNovation, in Odense, Denmark. João was invited to be a social media ambassador, during the three days, sharing event content and meaningful insights on healthcare innovation. We were very excited to work with other great people, Danielle Siarri, Christina Roosen, Stefan Buttigieg […]

An Interview with Joao Bocas – Healthcare Wearables: What are the Risks?

An Interview with Joao Bocas – Healthcare Wearables: What are the Risks?

  How can stakeholders harness the potential of healthcare wearables to revolutionise the care continuum while successfully navigating legislative and technical risks? HealthManagement.org spoke to Global Top 100 Digital Health Influencer, João Bocas for his insights.

SMART SUMMIT London – The Opportunity for New Business Models in IoT

SMART SUMMIT London – The Opportunity for New Business Models in IoT

  Last week was the third edition of Smart Summit London. Smart Summit London is Europe’s leading IoT and connected living event. The conference attracts attendees from all over the world from diverse fields. From government to smart home OEMs as well as telecom operators, healthcare organizations, insurance or semiconductor companies.