Cedar Sinai clinical VR and Fitbit study for lower back pain

FitBit assisting Cedars-Sinai Medical Center with a VR based therapy for chronic low back...

16 million US adults or 8% of all adults suffer from chronic low back pain issues. Nearly 65 million Americans reported a recent episode...
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Apple Watch and NeuroCoach app to help improve spinal surgical care

There have been plenty of good outcomes when Apple and Stanford have collaborated in the past. In particular, the Stanford heart study proved that...
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How to turn on High Heart Rate notifications and alerts on Apple Watch

The Apple Watch includes quite a few different features to keep you moving and keep track of your health. Perhaps the most useful features...

Stanford develops new wearable sensor to detect stress hormones

Stress is one of the worst things about the human body, as it can literally remove years from your life. It seems that some...

A future wearable approved by the FDA hopes to help with opioid withdrawal

While it's cool to own a fitness tracker or smartwatch just for the toy aspect, these can actually do a lot of good. The...

Google looking to build “next gen clinical visit experience”

It appears that Google is doubling down on its plans to improve clinical visits for folks around the country. CNBC found that the company has posted...

Aparito Wearable Technology for Disease Monitoring and Health

If you look around, you will likely see many different fitness trackers and smartwatches. The problem with some of these wearables is that they...
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Oshi Health to bring IBD Monitoring and Management Tools to your SmartPhone

Oshi Health is a startup that is working on apps that can help folks who suffer from IBD inflammatory bowel diseases such as irritable bowel...

Science says walking faster could add years to your life!

The new findings published in a special issue of the British Journal of Sports Medicine determined that fast walking is one key to longevity. The...

Apple opens Health Records API to developers

Yesterday was quite a busy day for those in the Apple world. The company unveiled three new major software updates, each with new features...

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