Infographic: Wearable Healthcare Technology

Monday, July 7th, 2014
This post was written by Melanie Matthews

The number of adults using smartphones to monitor their health grew from 61 million to 75 million in 2012, and is projected to increase more than threefold by the end of 2014, according to a new study. Wearable technologies, like the FitBit, are bringing the technology and fitness industries together.

This infographic below examines digital fitness apps and wearable technologies, including how they’re affecting the way Americans are improving their personal health.

E-Healthcare Systems and Wireless Communications: Current and Future Challenges combines the research efforts in different disciplines from pervasive wireless communications, wearable computing, context-awareness, sensor data fusion, artificial intelligence, neural networks, expert systems, databases, security and privacy.

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