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5/22/2019 1:01:22 PM

Mobile Apps to Support the Self-Management of Hypertension

Hypertension is a chronic disease that is considered to be a public health problem and requires efforts by patients to manage themselves. The global growth in the use of mobile phones and tablets has been accompanied by the increased use of health apps. Many of these apps support the self-management of hypertension and, therefore, they have the potential benefits of lowering blood pressure. Despite this, there is currently a lack of evidence for their effectiveness, usability, and patient satisfaction with their use.

5/18/2019 11:11:13 PM

Parents may be able to spot ear infections with a paper cone and an app

Researchers are working on a smartphone app that could help diagnose ear infections. As NPR reports, the app uses the phone's microphone, its speaker and a small paper cone...

5/16/2019 12:59:57 AM

Artificial intelligence can diagnose PTSD by analyzing voices

A specially designed computer program can help to diagnose post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in veterans by analyzing their voices.

5/14/2019 12:13:42 AM

Using power of Microsoft Azure, app could measure your blood sugar using a picture of your iris

Called EasyGlucose, the app provides a non-invasive method of blood glucose monitoring for diabetic patients using high-resolution images of their eye taken with your smartphone camera augmented with a low-cost $10 anterior segment iris imaging adapter.

5/11/2019 11:16:19 PM

What's Medicare?

Medicare is the federal government program that provides health care coverage (health insurance) if you are 65+, under 65 and receiving Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) for a certain amount of time, or under 65 and with End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD). The Centers for Medicare & MedicaidServices (CMS) is the federal agency that runs Medicare. The program is funded in part by Social Security and Medicare taxes you pay on your income, in part through premiums that people with Medicare pay, and in part by the federal budget.

Welcome to Telemedicine Online Portal

Telemedicine-Portal.com provides a complete package including EMR with integrated Video Conferencing.
"Telemedicine is the ability to provide interactive healthcare utilizing modern technology and telecommunications." Basically, Telemedicine allows patients to visit with physicians live over video for immediate care or capture video/still images and patient data are stored and sent to physicians for diagnosis and follow-up treatment at a later time.
Whether you live in the center of Los Angeles or deep in the Brazilian Amazon, Telemedicine is an invaluable tool in Healthcare.

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