Modern technology has given us many things that our grandparents (or even parents, for that matter) would have never thought possible, such as carrying around a computer in our pocket and connecting instantaneously with people across the world. This technology is part of our everyday lives, however, this incredible advancement in the world of personal, mobile technology has a much more practical and important role to play.
The healthcare industry is undergoing a revolution right now, and mobile and high-tech devices are at the heart of this transformation. Here are a few interesting and revolutionary apps and gadgets in the healthcare industry.
1. Metria Wearable Sensor: The Metria Wearable Sensor is a little device that adheres directly to your skin and monitors things such as cardiac monitoring, number of hours slept, and breaths per minute.The little gadget then can upload this information to a Bluetooth device, such as a smartphone, for analysis. The potential uses for this span from fitness and exercise to cardiac monitoring for at-risk individuals. Continue Reading →