February 7, 2018
A new alcohol and drug recovery app that incentives users with its own cryptocurrency hit the market this week. Atlanta-based Hayver has just launched its new mobile app that uses behavioral modification and a support network to help people who are living with alcohol addiction.
“Its foundation is taken from physicians and pilot treatment programs and proven research that [shows] people who...
November 8, 2016
New York City-based Annum Health, a stealthy digital health startup created by the founder of behavioral health support company AbleTo, has raised $2.5 million according to an SEC filing. MedCity News confirmed with Annum Health founder Michael Laskoff that the company has raised a total of $5 million.
The company’s goal is to use digital health tools to help those with alcohol dependency. While...
March 28, 2014
MomentStrong is conducting a similar study
A smartphone application that helps support alcohol-dependent people after they leave a treatment program may have a significant impact on patients, according to a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association.
The study involved 349 patients who were part of five different treatment programs, two in the Northeast and three in...
December 1, 2009
UK government launches alcohol tracking app: Public health minister Gillian Merron said: "It is all too easy to lose track of how much you drink. So as the festive parties build up, this innovative tool will help people keep tabs on their drinking - wherever they are. Sticking within the recommended limits means you reduce the risk of serious conditions such as mouth cancer and strokes." The...