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FDA’s 2015 Plan for Medical Device Regulatory Guidance Development

FDA’s 2015 Plan for Medical Device Regulatory Guidance Development

FDA has published its plan for medical device regulatory guidance development in 2015

January 9, 2015 | Reply More
A Year in Review and a Look Forward in Connected Health

A Year in Review and a Look Forward in Connected Health

2014 will be remembered as the year that Digital and Connected Health became mainstream, seeing record levels of investment and notable acquisitions, along with a large number of FDA clearances. Dollar investment in early stage digital and connected health companies more than doubled over 2013.

January 6, 2015 | Reply More
Qualcomm announces new connected health collaboration with Walgreens

Qualcomm announces new connected health collaboration with Walgreens

Congrats to WLSA member Qualcomm Life on its partnership with Walgreens!

January 6, 2015 | Reply More
Digital Health : Bringing Healthcare to the World

Digital Health : Bringing Healthcare to the World

View image | gettyimages.com Happy New Year! WLSA kicks off the new year with some information about digital health and how it can make a positive impact on healthcare on a global scale. When we think of digital health, we might think of our smartphones, apps, and the various other devices we use to track [...]

January 2, 2015 | Reply More
Connected Health and Diabetes

Connected Health and Diabetes

More than 382 million people throughout the world currently live with diabetes and that number is expected to grow by 55% over the next 20 years. Fortunately many new connected health technologies can help diabetics and their family members slow the progression of this potentially debilitating and deadly disease.

December 29, 2014 | Reply More
2014 Biggest Digital Health Investors

2014 Biggest Digital Health Investors

2014 was a big year for digital health startups…

December 23, 2014 | Reply More
“Parks: 41 percent of caregivers use a digital health device”

“Parks: 41 percent of caregivers use a digital health device”

“Parks Associates has released new research about caregivers and the role digital health devices play in their lives. According to Parks, 41 percent of US caregivers in households with broadband internet use a digital health device. Eight percent use some kind of online tool to coordinate their efforts.” Read the full article here.  

December 22, 2014 | Reply More
CellTrakCARES Helps Feed 100 Families this Holiday Season

CellTrakCARES Helps Feed 100 Families this Holiday Season

CellTrakCARES an outreach group from CellTrak Technologies, Inc. is helping 100 families this holiday season. Each year CellTrakCARES works with local charities to physically work with or set a collaborative goal for donations.

December 19, 2014 | Reply More
Remote Health Monitoring

Remote Health Monitoring

Remote health monitoring or tele-medicine has been around for a number of years. There has been more demand for these devices and applications as the Boomer population has aged.

December 17, 2014 | Reply More
“Prediction: Health wearables to save 1.3 million lives by 2020″

“Prediction: Health wearables to save 1.3 million lives by 2020″

Digital health is a growing field and now wearables are predicted to save 1.3 million lives by 2020. Read more from MolbihealthNews here.

December 16, 2014 | Reply More