Tag Archives: PTSD

Shopping for Insurance? We’ve Got You Covered

Is my prescription covered? What’s my copay? Choosing a health insurance plan that gets you the most bang for your buck is daunting. For many, medication price and coverage is a crucial decision factor. Meanwhile, drug prices vary under different … Continue reading

News & Updates

Intel partnered with headphone maker SMS Audio to develop biometric-sensing earbuds. The earbuds are powered by Valencell’s PerformTek technology, and will offer a built-in optical sensor for continuous heart rate monitoring, sweat and water resistance, and integration with RunKeeper so … Continue reading

Three Burrill Digital Health Quick Demos

The annual Burrill Digital Health Meeting took place earlier this week, and both days featured startup showcases. This gave young, as well as very young, companies the chance to present quick demos on stage. On Tuesday, the day I attended, … Continue reading

Using Virtual Reality to Identify Actual Disorders

Justina sits on a couch by herself. “I want to get away,” she says despondently to her psychiatrist. Her psychiatrist, who is still only in training, is a real person. Justina isn’t. She’s a virtual 16-year-old girl who was created … Continue reading

The VA Releases a Mobile App for PTSD Patients

The U.S. Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs released a smartphone application to help people who have post traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD. The PE Coach iPhone and Android app was created for patients undergoing Prolonged Exposure (PE) … Continue reading