Medscape MedPulse medical news app

WebMD unveils Medscape MedPulse medical news app for iOS devices

The application features an automatically curated Twitter feed to help users stay informed of important medical trends being shared in real-time.
WebMD iPhone app

WebMD acquires patient simulation experts TheraSim

The acquisition will allow WebMD to further evolve and enhance the Medscape experience for health care professionals participating in continuing education.
Both patients and physicians agree that smartphone can be a useful diagnostic tool in regard to blood tests

Both patients and physicians agree that smartphone can be a useful diagnostic tool in...

With regard to using a smartphone to perform other tests, nearly one half of patients would consider doing so, whereas doctors still prefer an office visits.
WebMD, Walgreens team-up to improve health in America

WebMD, Walgreens team-up to improve health in America

In the coming months, the two companies will work together to provide each other's content and services to their respective users.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, Blue Care Network team-up with WebMD

Participating members will get to benefit from the new online wellness platform, offering a health assessment, digital health assistant and health information.
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WebMD’s weight loss program helped 800 Verizon employees lose weight

The pilot was open to Verizon employees who had a BMI over 30 or a blood glucose level above a certain threshold.
Amazon Alexa Echo

WebMD comes to Amazon Alexa

The site's physician-reviewed information about conditions, drugs, symptoms and other health-related topics now available in response to spoken questions.
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WebMD, STSI launch a ResearchKit-based study to what contributes to healthy pregnancies

The study will use WebMD's newly redesigned Pregnancy app for iPhone, enabling participants to easily answer questions and share connected device data.
WebMD iOS app

KKR’s Internet Brands acquires WebMD for $2.8B in cash

Internet Brands' consumer-focused health properties include DentalPlans.com, eHealthForum.com, HealthBoards.com, FitDay.com and VeinDirectory.org.