Tag Archives: SMS

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

Implementing Benghazi’s First Emergency Response System

Note: there is an audio file embedded in this post. If the player doesn’t appear, try loading the post in a different browser, or listen here. A Libyan man named Mafi drives through the streets of Benghazi. Mafi’s vehicle suddenly collides … Continue reading

Keeping Asthma at Bay with SMS Each Day

A new study by the Georgia Institute of Technology saw improvement in young asthma patients who received a text message about their condition every day. Pediatric patients were sent questions about their symptoms as well as asthma factoids via SMS. … Continue reading

Can you slim down by text(ing your)Weight?

One of the best methods for daily health interventions? Text messaging. That’s what a Consumer Health Information Corporation survey found, and that’s what Capito Life Technologies has played on. This month the company launched the newest version of its textWeight … Continue reading