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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

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Creator of personal weight management tools BodyMedia, partnered with Withings, creator of the wireless and portable scale. This partnership will enable online and mobile Activity Manager users Body Media to step on a Withings scale to instantly transfer scale readings … Continue reading

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Pyle, manufacturer of audio equipment and recreational sports gear, debuted a GPS Sports Watch equipped with a 2.4 GHz digitally coded wireless Heart Rate Monitor chest strap to help users track their workouts and heart rate zones. Other upcoming products … Continue reading

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With CES underway, new consumer health care devices are center stage this week. Withings debuted a new WiFi and Bluetooth-enabled baby and toddler scale. They also unveiled a new health and wellness cloud platform and online dashboard that integrates data … Continue reading

Live from CES 2012: Withings and Fitbit duke it out

Are the differences between Withings and Fitbit black and white? On the left is the Withings scale and the right is the new fitbit aria. The Digital Health Summit at CES 2012 didn’t officially kick off until today, but yesterday brought a … Continue reading

Runkeeper evolves into Data Utility Layer

It’s only been a little over two months since RunKeeper introduced its Health Graph API, and almost 20 health app developers and device manufactures have already signed up as partners on the emergent project. Runkeeper is clearly aiming to be … Continue reading

Self-tracking gets hip: Withings & more

We’ve been watching self tracking at Health 2.0 for a little while, as it emerges from the world of the Quantified Self geeks to becoming a more mainstream set of shiny consumer gadgets. Today’s NY Times takes a look at … Continue reading

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The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation launched an interactive website helping patients find reliable information about the quality of health care in 46 states. The map-based directory allows patients to find websites and reports that compare care provided by local hospitals … Continue reading

The Quantified Self: Making the Personal Public

Please enjoy this, rather polarizing, cometary on the Quantified Self Movement. While I’m concerned that concepts like the “unraveling effect” run the risk of stunting innovative approaches to health and identity,  Peppet brings up critical issues that both individuals and … Continue reading

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RunKeeper, a company that started with a GPS enabled tracking service has introduced HealthGraph, which allows users to aggregate data and social interactions from other devices and services including ZEO, Withings, Polar, Foursquare and more. Runkeeper is making a play … Continue reading

Coco the Health 2.0 Baby

I decided that as we’re using Health 2.0 tools and devices at home, it’s time for the whole family to use them. Starting with the newest member–4 day old Colette.

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