Going Viral: The Digital Future of Public Health | Rachel McKendry | TEDxExeter

Translator: Rachael Williams Reviewer: Denise RQ Hello everybody. I’d like to begin by asking you to please take out your mobile phones. I know it’s not a request that you’ll be asked at the beginning of many talks. Normally, you’re asked to put them away, but please don’t be shy take them out and hold …

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Understanding the psychology of distraction can help you stay on task | Nir Eyal

Understanding the psychology of distraction can help you stay on task | Nir Eyal

When we try and understand distraction we have to understand what distraction is not. The opposite of distraction is not focus. The opposite of distraction is traction. Both words come from the same Latin root, trahere, which means to pull. And both end in the same six letter word – action, it spells action. So …

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Top Digital Health Trends In 2019 – The Medical Futurist

Top Digital Health Trends In 2019 – The Medical Futurist

2019 shapes up to be the best year for digital health yet. From a global FDA, to A.I. in hospitals, let’s take a look at what we wish to see this year. Here are the major trends that we look forward to. National digital health strategies While technological development soars, healthcare systems around the globe …

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Digital Health is a Cultural Transformation – The Medical Futurist

Digital Health is a Cultural Transformation – The Medical Futurist

There is a cultural but not a technological transformation in healthcare. This is Bertalan Meskó, and you’re watching the channel of The Medical Futurist. For a long time only medical professionals had access to information and technologies. Healthcare worked in its own ivory tower but disruptive technology Such as Big Data, Social Media, Robotics and …

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How Technology Is Helping (and Hurting) Health Care

Great, so I’m here with Dr. Tejal Gandhi. We just finished a great WIHI, The Digital Transformation: How Technology is Helping and Hurting Healthcare with you and both Bob Wachter as our experts. So thank you for taking the time. One question that we didn’t get to, we touched on the theme a little bit. …

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Your voice can predict your heart attack risk

Your voice can predict your heart attack risk

Voice is telling us a lot about any person. About his mood, about his personality. For example, if I am in love I’m talking like that. If I’m commanding, I’m talking like that. If I’m very conservative, I’m talking like that. That’s the way that you can understand something about the personality. However, there is …

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