SkinVision: Track Changes in Your Skin

SkinVision is a mobile app that tracks changes over time for various skin conditions, such as benign moles that may become atypical and thus have a higher chance of developing melanoma. Since the [...]


Get to Know: Sproutel

Sproutel makes interactive toys for children with chronic illnesses like type-1 diabetes. The company currently has a toy bear named Jerry for type-1 diabetes patients, and is working on products [...]


Goalpost: The Social Way to Quit Smoking

Goalpost is an online solution that brings a social aspect to quitting smoking. As the site says, “Research has shown people are much more likely to quit with the help of their friends and [...]


Vitality – GlowCaps: Prescription Reminder Pill Caps

Vitality is the maker of GlowCaps, pill bottle tops that you put on your prescriptions. These tops than transmit data about your medication adherence and remind you to take your meds when you [...]


Article Share: “25 Apps Doctors are Prescribing for Patients”

Friends at Medical Billing and Coding have recently published an article on the top 25 apps that doctors are prescribing for patients. Check out the full article here: 25 Apps My favorites are [...]


Meddik: Finally, An Organized Health Forum

In May, Meddik raised $750K in seed funding to build a social online healthcare community. You ask questions and get answers from people who’ve been in similar situations, and learn from the [...]


Health 2.0: Healthcare Innovation and Transformation

One of the liveliest conferences I’ve been to, this year’s Health 2.0 Annual Fall Conference did not disappoint with new product launches, lots of startup funding money, and yes, even an onstage [...]


BetterDoctor: Find the Right Doctor for You

BetterDoctor wants to help you find the right doctor, faster. The redesigned website is clear and crisp. You can bookmark favorite doctors and easily share their profiles with friends and family. [...]


Medicine X: The Future of Medicine and Technology

I spent the weekend at the Medicine X conference at Stanford University. For those of you who missed the exciting conference, you can check out some of the taped speakers at MedX Videos and [...]