Health Forecasting

To provide further tangibility, predictive technology enters the health sphere

Implications - As a healthy lifestyle continues to be coveted by consumers, the next extension of healthy living is being realized with prediction technology in healthcare. Placing power in the users' hands, this shift towards prediction for prevention decentralizes healthcare further, and empowers everyday consumers to take charge of their own health.
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Mild Top 6 Examples: 18,605 Total Clicks Jul 13 - Nov 14
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Baby Physiological Trackers - The Sproutling Monitor Predicts Babies' Habits for Parental Awareness
SCORE: 5.3
Hot 8,448 Clicks Pub: Dec 5, 13
Baby Physiological Trackers
The Sproutling Monitor Predicts Babies' Habits for Parental Awareness
The idea that the Sproutling monitor is like a Nike Fuelband or Fitbit for babies might seem a little absurd to people. Yet it isn’t meant to track the fitness levels of little ones. Instead,... [More]
Predictive Health Apps - The Nurse App for Health Makes Disease Predictions for a Patient
SCORE: 3.7
Mild 3,829 Clicks Pub: Feb 17, 14
Predictive Health Apps
The Nurse App for Health Makes Disease Predictions for a Patient
‘Nurse’ is an app for health that is capable of making disease predictions, based on a number of different factors. Nurse takes a patient’s medical history and symptoms into account, as well... [More]
Epileptic Episode Trackers - Dialog by Artefact Helps Monitor and Manage Chronic Seizures
SCORE: 3.4
Mild 4,298 Clicks Pub: Mar 12, 14
Epileptic Episode Trackers
Dialog by Artefact Helps Monitor and Manage Chronic Seizures
Dialog by Artefact, a company based in Seattle, Washington, shows how wearable technology is becoming more and more specific. What first began as fitness monitors for any Joe Schmoe out there has... [More]
3D-Printed Heartbeat Regulators - These Artificial Heart 3D-Printed Membranes Could Save Your Life
SCORE: 3.7
Mild 1,216 Clicks Pub: Mar 5, 14
3D-Printed Heartbeat Regulators
These Artificial Heart 3D-Printed Membranes Could Save Your Life
You’ve heard of 3D-printed auto parts, robots and even clothes, but a 3D-printed membrane for your heart is definitely out there. Scientists at the University of Illinois and Washington... [More]
Viral Illness-Tracking Apps - The Viral Hemorrhagic Fever App is Used for Tracking Ebola
SCORE: 2.6
Untested 385 Clicks Pub: Aug 25, 14
Viral Illness-Tracking Apps
The Viral Hemorrhagic Fever App is Used for Tracking Ebola
Officials the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are turning to the sophisticated Viral Hemorrhagic Fever computer app for the purpose of tracking Ebola. The app allows users to easily... [More]
Dementia-Detecting Apps - A New App Helps Doctors Predict Onset Dementia
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Untested 429 Clicks Pub: Jul 5, 13
Dementia-Detecting Apps
A New App Helps Doctors Predict Onset Dementia
Dementia is a serious illness that affects many peopl and with the help of an iPad app, doctors can save time on screening patients. By lowering the amount of people who need to go through invasive... [More]