re: Health Info Takes Center Stage On Mobile Phones
The increase of more people using health applications on their phones is a good sign that people are interested in tracking conditions or utilizing preventative care (such as work out trackers, diet planners, etc.) as long as it's made readily accessible to them. I agree with Paul Cerrato that docs should push these medical apps to their patients as part of their education. It's one thing to get instruction from your doctor, but it's another to actually be able to track and get continual education through a device most people use daily.
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