Technology

Mobile Health Strategies for Heart Disease

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Could a Texting App Help Your Heart?

TUESDAY, Sept. 22, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Regular text message reminders can help people with heart disease stick to a healthier lifestyle, Australian researchers report. Patients who received automated text messages throughout their week saw improvements in their “bad” LDL…



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Why hospitals should buy IT startups

Lots of hospitals are snapping up clinics and physician practices. One major consultancy recommends they also consider acquiring digital health startups and other vertically-integrated companies. The advice comes amid a record timespan in healthcare mergers and acquisitions. Healthcare M&A in…