From helping you monitor your condition to making suggestions for improving it, today's smartphones can become valuable healthcare partners -- with the right apps. The iPhone App Store, the Android Market and the BlackBerry App World are chock full of applications that can help keep you in the pink. The Health, Wellness, and Fitness categories in the various mobile app stores are full of applications that promise to help keep you healthy. Some of them are backed by major pharmaceutical firms, wh
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Based on information from the American Heart Association, this iPhone app ($3.99) features instructions, complete with illustrations and videos, on how to deal with medical emergencies. The app comes with 12 quick reference guides to common emergencies as well specific information on child and infant CPR and choking treatment. It also provides a place for saving you and your family's medical and emergency contact information.
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014Just 30% of respondents to our new survey say their companies are very or extremely effective at identifying critical data and analyzing it to make decisions, down from 42% in 2013. What gives?