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Smart Patients: Using Smartphones In The Internet Of Medical Things

Examples on how the Internet of Things will revolutionize Medicine

Examples on how the Internet of Things will revolutionize Medicine

The U.S. healthcare system is in transition from a doctor-centric model to a “smart patient” disease prevention and wellness self-care system that increasingly is empowering patients to monitor and help manage their health status. Many individuals pursue a daily health and fitness regimen with the help of the Internet of Medical Things (IoMT) – one of the important facets of the better-known Internet of Things (IoT). Smart patients, armed with advanced body sensors, will revolutionize the medical industry in patient care and reduce rising healthcare costs by plugging into today’s widening array of digital wireless smartphones and sensors.

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Can You Define Health or Does The US Government Do It for You?

Health is the level of functional or, metabolic efficiency of a living being. In humans, it is the general condition of a person’s mind and body, usually meaning to be free from illness, injury or pain such as as in “good health” or “healthy”. Continue reading

How Google Trends Is Used In Health Care

Google is the top search engine in the world with their slogan being “see what the world is searching.” Google continues to look for innovative ways to help users find exactly what they need, and with Google Trends, the possibilities seem endless. Continue reading

Doctors Use of iPads – Tablets – Smart Phones for Healthcare Increases

A Doctor used his iPhone, in combination with an AliveCor — an iPhone-mounted sensor capable of delivering clinically accurate electrocardiograms — to measure the vital signs of a passenger experiencing severe chest pains at 30,000 feet. When the readings indicated that the passenger was, in fact, having a heart attack, Continue reading