Category Archives: Smartphones

Medtronic Mobile App for Chronic Pain

This mobile app allows users to control administration of medications through planted devices. With this, physicians can set limits through the app, and can be notified about patients use and administration of medications. Could this help patients with chronic pain?

Medtronic Mobile App for Chronic Pain

This mobile app allows users to control administration of medications through planted devices. With this, physicians can set limits through the app, and can be notified about patients use and administration of medications. Could this help patients with chronic pain?

AI to Improve Healthcare Access in Underserved Areas

This AI-powered mobile app allows patients in underserved areas with poor access to providers understand their health, and seek care when appropriate. It can even support clinicians by informing them of important diagnostics. Full Article: https://www.aiin.healthcare/topics/connected-care/ada-initiative-improve-healthcare-access-ai

AI to Improve Healthcare Access in Underserved Areas

This AI-powered mobile app allows patients in underserved areas with poor access to providers understand their health, and seek care when appropriate. It can even support clinicians by informing them of important diagnostics. Full Article: https://www.aiin.healthcare/topics/connected-care/ada-initiative-improve-healthcare-access-ai

Using Video Games To Treat Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety disorders are marked by avoidance of activities that produce fear but its hard to measure a behavior that is not performed. So, researchers developed a game where participants have to move between images that cause fear or safety in

Using Video Games To Treat Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety disorders are marked by avoidance of activities that produce fear but its hard to measure a behavior that is not performed. So, researchers developed a game where participants have to move between images that cause fear or safety in

Apple’s Top App

The Calm app is one of the highest rated apps on iTunes. The app offers meditation exercises, bedtime storytelling, and relaxing music to help you sleep and stay calm. Full Article: https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/talkingtech/2017/12/07/apples-favorite-app-year-calm-wants-you-unplug/929644001/

Apple’s Top App

The Calm app is one of the highest rated apps on iTunes. The app offers meditation exercises, bedtime storytelling, and relaxing music to help you sleep and stay calm. Full Article: https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/talkingtech/2017/12/07/apples-favorite-app-year-calm-wants-you-unplug/929644001/

Using Technology for Mental Health and Wellness

There are now new ways to improve mental health through your smart phone. Woebot is a free chatbot app for users when they are feeling down or depressed, but it is not a real person, just a scripted robot. If

Using Technology for Mental Health and Wellness

There are now new ways to improve mental health through your smart phone. Woebot is a free chatbot app for users when they are feeling down or depressed, but it is not a real person, just a scripted robot. If

Virtual Reality Apps in Children’s Hospitals

A new initiative called DRIVE (Digital, Research, Informatics, and Virtual Environments), is being implemented at a children’s hospital in London, where pediatric patients can use a virtual reality app to distract themselves during treatment . This can make a long

Virtual Reality Apps in Children’s Hospitals

A new initiative called DRIVE (Digital, Research, Informatics, and Virtual Environments), is being implemented at a children’s hospital in London, where pediatric patients can use a virtual reality app to distract themselves during treatment . This can make a long

A Camera In Your Eye

Strathspey Crown has patented an intraocular lens to treat cataracts and presbyopia but it works almost like a smartphone. It’s going to have a video camera, cellular and WiFi capabilities and even GPS! Full Article: https://ois.net/strathspey-crown-developing-cyborg-iol/

A Camera In Your Eye

Strathspey Crown has patented an intraocular lens to treat cataracts and presbyopia but it works almost like a smartphone. It’s going to have a video camera, cellular and WiFi capabilities and even GPS! Full Article: https://ois.net/strathspey-crown-developing-cyborg-iol/