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Do Wearable Devices in Hospitals Pose Security Threats?

April 17, 2015 – 11:33 AM |

Wearable tech has painted itself as the future of innovation for many different industries, but perhaps most notably for healthcare. Even now, wearable devices are …

Diabetics Can Use Apple Watch Instead of Annoying Finger-Pricks

March 14, 2015 – 9:30 AM |
Apple Watch

(HealthDay News) — A lot of excitement surrounded the announcement from Apple that its new watch will be able to monitor blood sugar levels. Has …

Apple’s ResearchKit a ‘Game Changer’ for Medical Research

March 9, 2015 – 4:38 PM |
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Apple introduced new software that will turn every iPhone into a sophisticated medical diagnostic tool.  ResearchKit will allow researchers to greatly expand every medical trial …

Digital Dilemma For Medicine: How To Share Patient Records

March 6, 2015 – 9:07 AM |
Doctor, ICD-10

Technology entrepreneur Jonathan Bush says he was recently watching a patient move from a hospital to a nursing home. The patient’s information was in an …

UK Approves Controversial ‘Three-Parent Baby’ IVF Procedure

February 25, 2015 – 11:34 AM |
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Britain will become the first nation to allow three-parent babies, a controversial IVF technique that may prevent genetic, incurable diseases but opponents argue it could …

‘Instagram for Doctors’ is a Social Media Morning Meeting

February 10, 2015 – 3:56 PM |
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It’s become almost instinctive to see something odd or fantastic, pull out an iPhone from your belt holster like a 50′s Western hero, snap a …