Extensive review of the key health apps to prescribe to patients based on their disease pathology and their health needs.
MedStartr launches to bring crowdfunding to healthcare and medicine, filling the hole left by Kickstarter’s policy to explicitly prohibit such projects.
Ted Vickey is a PhD researcher at the Digital Enterprise Research Institute (DERI) at NUI Galway. He was the Executive Director of the fitness center at the White House for 11 years under the Bush, Clinton and Bush Administrations. He is also a member of the Board of Directors for the American Council on Exercise (ACE), the largest nonprofit certification organization for fitness trainers in the world impacting over 50 million lives annually. He is doing research on how mobile phones can help reduce the global obesity epidemic.
Rock Health selects six digital health startups for its new summer program hosted by Harvard Medical School beginning in late June.
EveryMove raises $2.6 million from Sandbox Industries to build a “mileage plan for health benefits” using passive data collection from smartphone apps.