Ginger.io is usually known for offering solutions for care providers; but this time they’re going directly to patients.
Their newly unveiled program called Mood Matters targets folks suffering from depression, which is said to affect 1 in 10 people. Unfortunately, it goes undiagnosed for many.
With the right support at the right time, depression is treatable and that’s where Ginger.io’s technology kicks in – to identify the “right time” through a deeper understanding of one’s daily patterns.
The Mood Matters program aims to understand the triggers that lead to episodes of poor mood. Participation is completely free and is open to 18-65 year-old U.S. residents who own and use an iPhone or Android smartphone, and are currently experiencing symptoms of depression… Additional details are provided from a dedicated Mood Matters website.