Patients’ Expectations for Health Beyond Care: Think Food, Exercise, Emotions, Sleep and Finance

Health Populi

People want to make health with their health care providers, and they want more than care from them: most patients are looking for support with healthy eating, exercise, emotional support, sleep, stress management, social relationships, and financial health.

Exercise & Peripheral Neuropathy

Christina's Considerations

To support their work, visit [link] We all have heard that exercise is. This guest post comes from the Foundation for Peripheral Neuropathy; a public charity foundation committed to fostering collaboration among today’s most gifted and dedicated neuroscientists and physicians. Healthy Children and Families The Patient Experience

Study: iPad exercise program helps seniors in Siberia get active

Mobi Health News

But a recent study published by JMIR set out to see if an iPad-based exercise regime could help seniors living in Siberia. Finding ways to excersise in Siberia where weather is notoriously extreme can be difficult.

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Could exercise and technology be more effective than medicine?

Lloyd Price

A shocking 86% of us fail to exercise regularly. Regular exercise should lead to weight loss and help those who are overweight become healthier overall, but could physical activity compete with standard medication when it comes to treating serious illness?

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25 Facts to Know on Exercise on Type 1 Diabetes

Insulin Nation

This past month, researchers from more than a dozen leading diabetes and exercise research teams published guidelines on how to exercise with Type 1 diabetes. From the report, we’ve pulled out 25 important findings: Why You Really Should Exercise.

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Tonal gets $45 million for connected exercise equipment with digital weights

Mobi Health News

Serena Williams, through her new venture fund, was one of the investors in the round

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Virtual bike tour, exercise game combat mild cognitive impairment in small study

Mobi Health News

A recent investigation of seniors with mild cognitive impairment suggested that pairing regular exercise with mental stimuli — in this case, screens depicting a virtual bike ride or an exercise-driven video game — could lead to greater cognitive benefits than prescribed exercise alone

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Ketones and Exercise – What You Need to Know

Insulin Nation

In a new set of guidelines for Type 1 diabetes and exercise, I and my fellow researchers warn that people with Type 1 diabetes need to monitor for elevated levels of ketones during exercise. If you have Type 1 and exercise regularly, testing for ketones could save your life.

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Artificial Pancreas Withstands Rigorous Exercise in Small Trial

Insulin Nation

This disparity may not seem significant, but, according to researchers, it suggests that the technology can withstand intense exercise, something that previous studies had not fully investigated.

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An Artificial Pancreas that Can Handle Exercise?

Insulin Nation

Developers have been trying to figure out algorithms that factor in the body’s reaction to hard-to-quantify stimuli like carbohydrate counts of meals and the strenuousness of exercise. Exercise has been something of a double-edged sword for people with diabetes.

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5 Tips to Better Exercise with Type 1 Diabetes

Insulin Nation

In this final edited excerpt from the book, the longtime life coach and diabetes advocate shares the lessons she’s learned from years of exercise with Type 1 diabetes. Here are five lessons I’ve learned on balancing blood sugars during exercise: 1. Pick one form of exercise.

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How to Exercise on Insulin Therapy: The Basics

Insulin Nation

Regular exercise can help keep blood glucose levels more stable and help you stay healthier in the long run, but isn’t always an easy thing to do when you are on insulin therapy. It helps to start with a few basics about how exercise can affect glucose levels.

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With $550M more in funding, Peloton's connected exercise equipment targets new markets

Mobi Health News

New York City-based Peloton has raised another $550 million in financing to support its connected home exercise equipment and virtual workout class business. With this Series F round, Peloton’s total funding is just shy of $1 billion raised. The round was led by TCV, with support from returning investors Tiger Global, True Ventures, Wellington Management, Fidelity, NBCUniversal, Kleiner Perkins, and Balyasny.

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25 New Recommendations on Exercise on Type 1 Diabetes

Insulin Nation

This past month, researchers from more than a dozen leading diabetes and exercise research teams published guidelines on how to exercise with Type 1 diabetes. From the report, we’ve pulled out 25 important findings: Why You Really Should Exercise.

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What #CES2019 5 Tech Trends to Watch Mean for Health/Care

Health Populi

I’ve had this discussion with various AI innovators and I can say this is coming to the N of 1 sooner rather than later for some lower-hanging fruit applications — like personalized nutrition plans based on our own genetic make-ups, or exercise routines that can help boost metabolism.

JDRF Rolls Out its PEAK Program on Exercise and Type 1

Insulin Nation

For years, the words “JDRF” and “exercise” have usually been put together to describe fundraising walks for cure research. That left many people with Type 1, and parents of children with Type 1, to use guesswork to manage blood sugar levels during exercise. “We

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Doctors Won’t Tell You About One Exercise Trick to Cut Your Insulin Needs in Half

Insulin Nation

You know why they won’t tell you about that one exercise trick to cut your insulin needs in half? This headline didn’t explicitly promise you one exercise trick to cut your insulin intake in half – it just said doctors won’t tell you about it.

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The Growing State of Diabetes in America on World Diabetes Day 2018

Health Populi

The rising costs of caring for diabetes haven’t yet significantly changed personal behavior relative to the key risks for Type 2 diabetes amenable to change: food intake and exercise. Diabetes is a family issue, and its prevalence is growing in America.

JWT’s Future 100 Tells Us Tomorrow Is All About Health

Health Populi

From culture to travel, food and drink to retail and beauty, health will be baked into consumer goods and experiences in 2019. Welcome to The Future 100: 2019 from The Innovation Group at JWT.

Heart Health at #CES2019 – Food and Tech as Medicine

Health Populi

Dr. Dean Ornish’s research has proven patients diagnosed with heart disease can reverse cardiac damage through adopting several behavior changes: exercise, a low-fat diet, On smoking cessation, stress management, and group support. Exercising regularly.

Simple workouts to stay fit, so get up and exercise!

Medicine and Technology

How much time do you spend exercising? exercise fitnessWhen you don't have much time, you want to be efficient. Here are some ideas for you to consider: Via: Spectrum Clubs.

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Patients have ambitious health goals, and look to doctors for help

Health Populi

Financial health relates to the previous five goals as money-stress can lead to poor eating habits, lack of energy to exercise, interrupted sleep, and of course, anxiety.

Heart Disease in America: Zip Code Determines Cardiovascular Disease-Destiny

Health Populi

If you live in one of nine U.S. states, your chances of having heart disease are greater than living in the 41 others. This geography-as-destiny for heart conditions is examined in The Burden of Cardiovascular Diseases Among US States, 1990-2016 published in JAMA Cardiology.

FemTech is Hot, and Fitbit Knows It

Health Populi

Baby health Connected health Design and health Digital health Exercise Fashion and health Health apps Money and health Popular culture and health Retail health Self-care Sex and health Smartwatches Wearable tech Wearables Women and healthGirls Rule the World, Beyoncé has told us.

Self-Care is Healthcare for Everyday People

Health Populi

Patients are the new healthcare payors, and as such, taking on the role of health consumers. In fact, health and wellness consumers have existed since a person purchased the first toothpaste, aspirin, heating pad, and moisturizing cream at retail.

Sounds Like A John Denver Song: Virginia and Colorado Towns Rank High As Healthy Communities

Health Populi

If it’s true that “your ZIP code is more important than your genetic code,” you’d look for a job in 22046, buy a house there, and plant your roots. You’d find yourself in Falls Church, Virginia, named number one in the Healthiest Communities rankings of 500 U.S. towns.

DOJ steps in on Oscar Health vs. Florida Blue, Spire Health launching COPD study and more digital health news briefs

Mobi Health News

Also: Tweeted images could suggest troubled users; Exercise apps could aid recovering cancer patients

Johns Hopkins spinout Vixiar gets $1.5M for tablet-based cardiac measurement system

Mobi Health News

Vixiar's system measures left ventricle end-diastolic volume by walking the patient through a special breathing exercise

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Teladoc adds back health tool for members

Mobi Health News

Teladoc teamed up with Telespine to give members videos and exercise programs that target lower back health.

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Ways To Keep Seniors Active At Senior Living Communities

Electronic Health Reporter

Editorial importance of exercise keeping seniors active senior living careThis article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. Being in a senior living community does not mean that you are going to live a sedentary life.

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Study: Kaia Health's back pain app outperforms standard therapy, online education

Mobi Health News

While both approaches reduced participants' lower back pain, the company's exercise therapy app was significantly more effective in a direct comparison

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RAND: Vitality's wellness program drove greater activity when offering Apple Watch incentive

Mobi Health News

Paying off the cost of the wearable was a greater motivation to exercise than other rewards offered through the program

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When Life and Health Insurance Blur: John Hancock, Behavioral Economics, and Wearable TEch

Health Populi

Most consumers look to every industry sector to help them engage with their health. And those companies include the insurance industry and financial services firms, we found in the 2010 Edelman Health Engagement Barometer.

Inbound Google Fit redesign brings daily heart health to the forefront

Mobi Health News

The Google Fit exercise app is getting a facelift this week with new activity and heart health tracking goals based on recommendations from leading health organizations, the tech giant announced today

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In-home, wearable-supported mobility program for artery disease patients falls short

Mobi Health News

A study published yesterday in JAMA found that, compared to normal care, a home-based exercise program employing wearables and telephone coaching did not help patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD) improve their walking performance over a nine-month period

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Is Watson the answer to all of our problems?

KevinMD

The patient was a 72-year-old man with near syncope after exercise for several months, with no other symptoms or clues to the diagnosis.

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Advancing Physical Therapy with Telehealth

Health Recovery Solutions

I can do my exercises in my housecoat.” - Yale School of Medicine Telerehabilitation Study Participant. “I don’t have to make sure my house is clean, or my hair is done and I have makeup on as when the physical therapist comes to the house.

New Tech Tonics Podcast: Deborah DiSanzo – Patients are Why Technology Matters

Digital Health

When she realized she hated the role, but loved programming, she cast around for a new way to exercise her tech skills. Deborah DiSanzo had a plan. She was going to be a stockbroker and make a ton of money to rise out of the rough circumstances of her childhood and make it big. Despite […].

Newly launched, Brain U Online aims to stymie dementia in aging consumers

Mobi Health News

Called Brain U Online, the service provides consumers with cognitive tasks that when paired with exercise have, according to the company, been proven to delay the progression of dementia and limit its negative impact

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Older adults and screen time – what’s it mean?

Aging in Place Technology Watch

What happened to exercise? Maybe during the time older adults are in front of screens, they have already exercised for the day. of the 75+ age groups met federal exercise guidelines in 2018. Yet reasons why not to exercise (excuses, etc.)

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