All Posts from the Category "medDigital"


Is Telehealth the Future for Prenatal Care? Guest blogger Dr Jason Collins shares his experiences.

Posted on January 16th, 2015 by


“Urgent, Urgent, Urgent” stated the e-mail from a mom in Switzerland. Her recent ultrasound documented a cord around the neck of her 32 week old baby. Reading about Pregnancy Institute’s (PI) research on Umbilical Cord Accidents (UCA), an ongoing PI … Continue reading

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3D Printing and Healthcare

Posted on January 9th, 2015 by


Another year over, and a new one just begun… What does the medDigital Blog have in store for you in 2015? We’ve been tweeting and blogging about countless technology and digital health news over the past few months, so we … Continue reading

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Let’s Encrypt – Delivering SSL/TLS Everywhere

Posted on November 20th, 2014 by


Scheduled to launch in Summer 2015, and sponsored by the EFF, Mozilla, Akamai and Cisco, Let’s Encrypt is a new certificate authority that is free, automated and open. The fact that it will be free is an obvious benefit. This … Continue reading

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The Sharing Economy – The UK’s next big export?

Posted on October 15th, 2014 by


I was very interested to see that the UK Government has launched a review of the sharing economy because two of my favourite apps are Uber and Airbnb. Uber successfully got me out of the rain in Paris, out on … Continue reading

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Guest Blogger Marc Southern on Putting medical records in the hands of the patient

Posted on October 6th, 2014 by


When online banking was first introduced it seemed like an alien concept. Now years later it’s part of everyday life. The new alien concept is online access to our personal medical records. Some patients are already looking at and using … Continue reading

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Social Media extends the reach of medical conferences

Posted on July 17th, 2014 by


The Internet enables people to create and exchange content through ‘Social Media’. Every minute of every day people are using highly-interactive mobile and web-based platforms to share, co-create, discuss, and modify user-generated content. Social has fundamentally changed communication between organizations, … Continue reading

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