How Social Media is Disrupting Healthcare (And What to Do About It)

90 percent of respondents from 18-24 years of age said they would trust medical information shared by others on their social media networks. The initial...

It’s All Just Data: On Similarities and Disparities in Global Digital Health

Inside the newsroom at Bloomberg News in San Francisco, hundreds of screens are flashing with updates from around the world. A perfect setting for...

The UK wants Digital Health Now! The King’s Fund International Digital Health and Care...

On September 10-12, The King’s Fund invites international stakeholders to UK’s healthcare industry table for the “International Digital Health and Care Congress”, in order to...

Doctors 2.0 & You – 2014: “Getting Technology Out of the Way.”

400 people, 91 speakers, 11 580 (+55%) tweets, 1 million steps. Over two sun-filled days at Paris’ Cité Internationale Universitaire, Doctors 2.0 2014 provided a state-of-the-digital...

How Doctors’ Failures Will Lead To Social Unrest

The cost of health care is contributing to the social unrest we’re seeing all around the world and doctors are utterly failing to respond....

How Fred Wilson’s Megatrends Are Transforming Healthcare

In 2010, eight nerdy college students took a simple card game they created (now known as Cards Against Humanity) to a platform called Kickstarter. They...

Creating A Parallel System To Healthcare

This week I've despaired at how the needs of the few always seem to trump those of the many, especially when it comes to...

A Virtual History: Connecting With Realities Of Healthcare

Every Virtual Reality (VR) fan knows the story of how in the mid 1950s a cinematographer Morton Heilig built the Sensorama that tried to...

Where Are The Creative Doctors?

Just as we delight in how ancient kung-fu masters took  inspiration from movements of animals such as the praying mantis, the crane (panda?), I...

Multi-language Communication with Canopy Medical Translator

In hospitals and clinics, language barriers often play a role in limiting the delivery of timely and accurate care. Patients may use limited english...

The Most Beautiful First Aid Kit

Put together by Best Made Company comes probably the best designed First Aid Kit out there. It's available in small and large. Well, medicine...

When Old Tech Meets Medical Innovation – Meet Tinnitracks

Thankfully, some established, large companies out there understand the value of startups and how valuable  the combination of a prospering, young startup and a...

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The gamification of fitness – A review of the Goji Play...

We all love when two ideas that seemed so widely unrelated come together and form something completely new and revolutionary. Have you ever spent...