Technology and Health

Internet Reading Club: April's Best Science, Technology, and Health Journalism
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There's too much good stuff to read on the list this month! Who has time for an introduction? (For even more phenomenal stories, check out the lists from January, February, and March.) * * *. The Dark Side of Guardian Comments. Becky Gardiner, Mahana …

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Reversal of Fortune: Energy Sector Fires Up as Tech and Health Fizzle
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The sector scorecard so far: The Technology Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLK) is down 1.63% year to date and 2.88% over the past five days. The Health Care Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLV) is down 3.11% and 2.64%, respectively. And long-suffering energy?

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Stocks are hit by health care and technology woes
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Stocks fell Friday as health care and technology companies continued to report weak first-quarter results, but thanks to some late buying the companies managed to avoid major losses. Stocks opened lower and fell further throughout the morning …

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Technology Transfer Is a Weak Link in the Global Health System
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Despite the importance of technology transfers, questions of long-term support for them have received relatively little attention from the global health regime. As noncommunicable diseases like cancer cause an even-higher proportion of deaths each year …

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Tech and Health Results Push Markets Down
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While earnings hurt technology and health care companies, better results at consumer companies sent those stocks higher. Amazon said its revenue jumped 28 percent in the first quarter, and the company turned a far bigger profit than analysts had expected.

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New Apple CareKit health apps help users manage medical conditions
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While there are hundreds of health-related apps on the market, Apple wants to put its stamp on a new ecosystem of treatment programs. Rather than build the apps itself, the tech giant developed a set of software tools and templates, called "CareKit …

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Health care technology company Ability Network adding 75 jobs in Tampa
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TAMPA — A health care information technology company has announced plans to add 75 positions to its Tampa office by 2017. Ability Network has its headquarters in Minneapolis. Its local office is at 4010 W Boy Scout Blvd. in Tampa, where it has about …

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Can wearable technology overhaul your health?
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The platform offers personalized fitness and health tracking tools, from sleep patterns, stress reduction and exercise tips for corporate employees both through mobile and web application. Employees can even consult noted fitness experts and wellness …

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Could THIS breakthrough technology help Parkinson's sufferers walk?
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James Freeston, marketing director, AXA PPP healthcare, said: “These Awards celebrate the very best in health technology innovation, showcasing the high calibre of entries spanning many different areas of healthcare, technology and design. “The core of …

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