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UK demand for mental health apps soars 566% since 2014

June 13, 2018
Medical Communications, Research and Development UK, apps, mental health, pharma

A new report from communications and research agencies GK Strategy and onefourzero has revealed the massive extent to which consumer …

Apple introduce stricter entry requirements for health apps

September 8, 2016
Medical Communications, Research and Development Apple, Guidelines, apps, iphone, strict

Apple has toughened its stance on health and medical apps that can be bought and downloaded on the iOS App …


FTC launches tool to help mobile health app developers determine applicable regulations

April 8, 2016
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing FDA, FTC, apps, health, health apps, regulation

The US Federal Trade Commission has created a new web-based tool for developers of health-related mobile apps to help them …

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Health apps now more popular than ever in the UK

October 16, 2015
Medical Communications apps, digital pharma, health technology, technology

The use of health apps has considerably increased over the past years, according to a new survey that has found …

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Number of mobile health apps quadruples in two years

September 18, 2015
Medical Communications apps, clinical trials, communications, digital, mhealth, technology

The number of mobile health applications available to consumers has reached more than 165,000, as the industry for sensors and …

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Moves in pharma app market, but user longevity an issue

August 28, 2015
Medical Communications Communication, apps, digital, medcomms, medical communications, mobile

Pharma companies continue to invest in the mobile app market, but studies have found that pharma apps suffer the same …

Novartis launches ViaOpta Apple Watch app

July 1, 2015
Medical Communications Novartis, apple watch, apps, visual impairment, wearables

Novartis has launched new features of its ViaOpta app for use with the Apple Watch and other wearable devices. The …

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E-clinical: the rise of new health technologies

April 13, 2015
Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing FDA, NHS, apps, digital, eHealth, eyeforpharma, kelsey, pharma, wearables

In the UK the NHS is generally considered to be traditionally resistant to new technology, but it has been forced …

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NHS launches mental health apps library

March 25, 2015
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing England, NHS, apps, choices, digital, kitemark, online

NHS England has launched a directory of digital services it endorses for the treatment of mental health, in the first …

Most Americans ready for health wearables and apps

February 27, 2015
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Makovsky/Kelton, Pulse of Online Health, US, app, apps, digital, wearables

Americans are ready and willing to leverage health apps and wearable devices in order to improve their personal health according …

NHS to ‘kitemark’ health-related apps

November 13, 2014
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Apple, Hunt, NHS, Samsung, apps, kitemark, wearables

Plans to improve the quality of patient care by introducing a ‘kitemark’ to safely validate healthcare apps have been announced …

GPs to ‘prescribe’ apps

November 11, 2014
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Apple, Frost & Sullivan, GPs, NHS, Samsung, UK, apps, eHealth, prescribing

General practitioners in the UK are to begin ‘prescribing’ health apps as part of a move to better monitor issues …


AZ launches US digital tool ‘DoctorsNotes’ in US

August 26, 2014
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing AstraZeneca, CME, CPD, apps, digital

AstraZeneca has launched a new online tool in the US called DoctorsNotes to help medical professionals keep better up to …

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