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Virtual Bodies For Real Drugs: In Silico Clinical Trials Are The Future

posted on 10 Aug 2019
Traditional clinical trials are equivalent of billions of dollars and years of hard work with no guarantee for the new drug to be approved by regulatory bodies, not to speak about the dangers of...

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When Technology Remembers: Digital Health And Alzheimer’s Disease

posted on 8 Aug 2019
Gradual memory loss, cognitive decline, wandering off to unknown places, being unable to dress in the morning: to live with dementia and Alzheimer’s disease might be a heart-wrenching burden for both...

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The Impact Of Digital Health Technologies On The Future of Medical Specialties In One Infographic

posted on 6 Aug 2019
Will digital assistants prescribe medication, will smart algorithms diagnose patients with malignant lesions based on CT scans, while robot surgeons do the dirty work in the OR 20 years from now,...

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Why Don’t Digital Health Investors Finance Solutions To Tough Medical Issues?

posted on 3 Aug 2019
Why did activity trackers flood the digital health market, while there’s barely a company dealing with menopause, arthritis, or rare diseases? How do digital health investors decide when it comes to...

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Digital Health And The Ebola Epidemic: How Not To Let It Go Viral

posted on 1 Aug 2019
More than 1,500 deaths and 2,500 people sickened – that’s the recent account of the ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) raging in the country since last August, and recently...

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The Top Swimming Trackers In 2019

posted on 30 Jul 2019
As a team of tech nerds and geeks, we test and review a whole range of health sensors and trackers. As we are already halfway […] The post The Top Swimming Trackers In 2019 appeared first on...

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What Happens To Your Medical Data After You Die?

posted on 27 Jul 2019
How familiar are you with your digital health data footprint? Do you even know what kind of health data is generated about you and where it is stored? And what happens with this ever-growing pile of...

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The Ultimate Sci-Fi Movie List To Prepare For The Age Of Artificial Intelligence

posted on 25 Jul 2019
Would artificial intelligence spell the end of all humankind? What happens if it ‘spares’ us? How might childbirth, parenting, taking care of the elderly, or love look in the age of A.I.? The best...

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From Vanuatu To Alaska: Telemedicine Helps Remote Communities Around The Globe

posted on 23 Jul 2019
Did you know that up in the North in Alaska, patient records might only be transported on a sled with a Husky team if the internet connection is down? It could take around 30 days for them to reach...

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Everything You Need To Know Before Getting An RFID Implant

posted on 18 Jul 2019
What if you could open your front door or unlock your car just by raising your hand? What about sending your LinkedIn profile or a dancing monkey GIF to a phone just by holding it? And what about...

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Kevin J. Leonard Award 2019

posted on 14 Jun 2019

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