Health

Ways Mobile Apps Will Transform Healthcare

Earlier this year Kaiser Permanente leapfrogged the industry when it made its entire electronic health care system – the most extensive electronic medical record offering in the world – available to its 9 million members via an Android app. The country’s largest medical organization quickly announced that the app had garnered more than 95,000 downloads. Kaiser...

Reasons you always feel tired

You skip exercise when you are tired You don’t drink enough water You are not consuming enough iron You are a perfectionist You make mountains out of molehills You skip breakfast You live on junk food You have trouble saying ‘no’ You have a messy office You work through vacation You have wine or...

FrontlineSMS – Healthcare Mobile App

FrontlineSMS:Medic was preceded by two independent projects, Mobiles in Malawi and MobilizeMRS. Josh Nesbit initiated Mobiles in Malawi in the summer of 2007, working at a rural Malawian hospital that serves 250,000 patients spread 100 miles in every direction. To reach remote patients, the hospital trained volunteer community health workers (CHWs) like Dickson Mtanga,...