Aditi Pai

April 30, 2013
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has joined Jawbone as nonexecutive director, according to All Things D. Jawbone’s UP is an activity tracking bracelet that records eating and sleeping data as well as other lifestyle information. In February, Jawbone acquired Massive Health, a mobile health design and software company, to improve UP. Voalte promoted company founder Trey Lauderdale to president as part of...
April 24, 2013
Better's health app Over the past week, the launch of two startups -- Smart Patients and Better -- with high-profile founders (Roni Zeiger MD and Geoffrey Clapp, respectively) sparked a couple of interesting comments from MobiHealthNews readers. The Smart Patients launch encouraged readers to ask questions about how to manage the information shared in the community, while the Better launch...
April 19, 2013
When Larry Smarr started exploring the biochemistry of his body, he turned to his microbiome to find answers. At TEDMED 2013, Smarr talked about the steps he took in the months before he discovered he had Crohn’s disease. At first, Smarr used apps like Zeo and Fitbit to monitor his sleeping and exercise respectively. Eventually, Smarr delved deeper, turning his attention to blood work and stool...
April 16, 2013
It's been a busy few weeks in mobile health and our loyal readers have done a great job of analyzing, interacting with and contributing to our reporting. We wanted to give a shout out to some especially thoughtful comments that we've seen in the past couple weeks. Be sure to keep the comments coming and find us on Twitter @MobiHealthNews or on our Facebook page and LinkedIn group because we...
April 3, 2013
MobiHealthNews curated some of our favorite tweets from this past week related to mobile health and digital health news and analysis below. Share some of your favorite tweets with us @MobiHealthNews or in our LinkedIn group and we might feature a few in our next Twitter round-up. Here's our list in no particular order. [<a href="//storify.com/MobiHealthNews/top-tweets...
March 21, 2013
Provider apps with a focus on patient engagement are set to be a big trend this year. This month The Cleveland Clinic introduced its tenth app, called Cleveland Clinic Today. The app, which is only available for iPad users currently, provides patients with health and wellness tips, quizzes, and an interactive model of the human body. While anyone can download the app, Cleveland Clinic patients...