To most of us, Virtual Reality was the stuff of science fiction. With all the technological advances and brands racing to outsmart each other, we all knew it was only a matter of time before Virtual Reality became the game-changer; literally. Soon enough, consumers were introduced to the Samsung’s GearVR, Google Cardboard, Oculus Rift and […]
There are actually many wellness and monitoring devices on the market now that can be worn, like Fitbits for example. As it stands, these devices aren’t actually used in a medical environment in a large capacity despite being in an industry that’s forecast to reach 126.1 million units by the year 2019. Instead of being […]
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.
Wearable Technologies are now a common denominator when you are referring to innovations in healthcare, new technologies or digital health enhancements. Digital health is the industry that I love and operate in, to be frank and deeply honest, most of the time doesn’t feel like I am working.
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 […]
The world’s first wearable wasn’t exactly what you’d call practical. It was invented in the early 1960s by two mathematicians, Edward Thorp and Claude Shannon. They created a computerized timing device that helped them cheat in roulette. The device was so tiny that during the game, half of it was hidden in a shoe and the […]
Digital Salutem is here to connect you with one of the most important digital markets in modern times: digital health. This expanding market is beginning to disrupt the way we view healthcare and is creating the next era of digital health that answers today’s modern healthcare issues. We are a B2B agency that reaches out […]