mHealth News: What You Need to Know

mHealth News What You Need to KnowHere are some of the top stories in healthcare, telemedicine, and mobile health that our sister site mHealthWatch has been monitoring this past week.

SolePower Pioneer Showcases Mobile Energy Solution at SXSW 2015
mobileStorm CEO Jared Reitzin caught up with entrepreneur Matt Stanton, CEO of SolePower, at SXSW. SolePower is an inspiring startup aiming to bring to market new insoles that generate on-the-go (and renewable) power — a mobile energy solution for millions of people around the world who could benefit from such a resource.

Research Shows Mobile Medical Apps Are Good for Our Health
Freshly published findings from a new study conducted by Research Now is providing some positive insight for those who may otherwise doubt the value of mobile medical apps being good for our health.

FCC and FDA Team Up for Joint Workshop
In a joint statement released to the media this week, the FCC and FDA have announced their agenda for a joint workshop on medical technology innovation and wireless test beds.

Doctor on Demand: Are You Confusing a Cold with Allergies?
Data from Center of Disease Control (CDC) indicates that at least 50 million Americans now suffer from environmental allergies on an annual basis. But how do you know if you have allergies or a cold?

Tractica Says Smartwatches Are on Track for Big Market Gains
The wearables market may be hot, but it’s about to get much hotter. “Wearable computing is moving past the early adopter stage and the industry is beginning to see the first glimpses of how it will have a profound influence on the future of human interaction with technology,” reads a new report summary from Tractica.

Want to get the latest mHealthWatch news and insight delivered straight to your inbox every morning? If so, sign up for our free newsletter today.