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J Group Robotics Plans to 3D Print Ingestible Medical Pills


3D Printing has been making its way into medicine, in more ways than one. We have seen it come to the aid of surgeons who use the technology to print out replicas of organs, bones, and other body tissue, prior to performing live surgery. Read more »

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Brain stimulation 'helps in stroke'


Stimulating the part of the brain which controls movement may improve recovery after a stroke, research suggests. Read more »

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Microchip Images Tumors to Study How Cancer Cells Spread


The microchip consists of a surface with pegs placed throughout that are 10 micrometers wide and spaced 10 micrometers apart. Read more »

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Connected Digital Fitness Trackers Will Top 22 Million in 2014


The number of connected digital fitness trackers sold worldwide rose from 6.6 million in 2012 to 13.6 million in 2013 and will double again in 2014 to exceed 22 million, according to new digital health research from Parks Associates. Read more »

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About Me

THE FUTURE OF MEDICINE IS DESIGNED NOW! Being a medical futurist means I work on bringing disruptive technologies to medicine & healthcare; assisting medical professionals and students in using these in an efficient and secure way; and educating e-patients about how to become equal partners with the caregivers.
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DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGIES AND SOCIAL MEDIA CAN BE IMPLEMENTED INTO THE PRACTICE OF MEDICINE AND THE DELIVERY OF HEALTHCARE!

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Engaging Presentations

Engaging Presentations

Giving spectacular and engaging presentations or workshops about the future of medicine and social media.

Digital Health Consultating

Digital Health Consultating

Assisting pharma, medical companies and universities in dealing with the digital world.

Analyzing the Future of Medicine

Analyzing the Future of Medicine

Creating reports about the next trends in medicine, healthcare and disruptive technologies.

Social Media Strategy

Social Media Strategy

Designing the social media presence of pharma and medical companies through creative ideas and proper communication to help them reach their target audience better.

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Are There Limits of 3D Printing in Healthcare?

Are There Limits of 3D Printing in Healthcare?
In only a few days’ time, one could read about the potentials of 3D printing in healthcare from different angles. Surgeons in Portugal recreated the tumor and surrounding tissue of a 5-year-old... Visit my blog to read the whole article and other news about the future of medicine! Read more »

Giving a Keynote at HIC2014 in Melbourne

Giving a Keynote at HIC2014 in Melbourne
I’m flying to Melbourne to give a keynote at Australia’s premier digital health, e-health & health informatics conference called HIC 2014. My keynote, The Guide to the Future of... Visit my blog to read the whole article and other news about the future of medicine! Read more »

Smart Socks, Necklace, Tattoo And Even Water Bottle: When Does It Stop?

Smart Socks, Necklace, Tattoo And Even Water Bottle: When Does It Stop?
Many times I wrote about the wearable gadgets that help me live a healthy life. I know there is a wearable revolution going on but some of the recent announcements make me think whether the list and... Visit my blog to read the whole article and other news about the future of medicine! Read more »

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