WhatsApp WHO Health Alerts

The official WHO Health Alert launches on WhatsApp

The free app answers questions from the public about Coronavirus and gives prompt, reliable and official information 24 hours a day, worldwide.
corona virus

Blue Shield of California offers coronavirus digital triage tool to network health systems

The innovative system is customized by each hospital's emergency response plan and can be implemented on hospital websites in 48 hours.
XRHealth Telehealth VR/AR Medical Platform

XRHealth launches VR telehealth support groups to help people in isolation due to coronavirus

This allows patients to gain support remotely from other patients and doctors associated with the XRHealth telehealth clinics.
Apple Watch

iOS 14 to support Sp02, sleep tracking on Apple Watch?

Also, the future update to the Apple Watch's ECG feature could address inconclusive readings for heart rates between 100 and 120 beats per minute.
Oxford VR Social Engagement Program

Oxford VR launches VR-enabled Social Engagement to tackle anxious social avoidance

The solution enables individuals to overcome trigger situations to feel safer, more confident and more in control.
wearables

IDC: 336.5M wearable devices shipped in 2019

The worldwide market for wearable devices grew 82.3% in the fourth quarter of 2019 (4Q19), reaching a new high of 118.9 million devices shipped.
XRHealth helping fight coronavirus

Sheba Medical Center taps XRHealth to provide VR-based telehealth to coronavirus patients

Quarantined patients at Sheba Medical Center will receive relief from isolation, stress and anxiety with the XRHealth platform.
training in a virtual hospital

Middlesex University student nurses get immersive training in a virtual hospital

The digitized hospital ward presents students with 20 different scenarios, including patients with breathing problems, diabetes, Sepsis, allergies and COPD.
Wear OS

Google working to add new health features to Wear OS

The survey running through the Google User Experience Research program is asking participants for feedback on up and coming health tracking capabilities.
Lively Wearable2

Best Buy launches Lively Wearable2 and new mobile app

The new Lively app gives older adults one-touch access to urgent response services via their smartphone, quickly connecting to help if an emergency occurs.