Tag: gadgets

Weight Loss Stomach Pump AspireAssist Approved by the FDA

Food and Drug Administration today approved a new obesity treatment device that uses a surgically-placed tube to drain a portion of the stomach contents after every meal.

Apple Gets into the Fight against Diabetes with CareKit

Apple has rolled out Carekit, a mobile app framework that serves as an open-source software platform to make it easier for developers to build health apps on iOS devices.

Interview: Ann Baker on Smart Cloud Tech and Diabetes Treatment

Everyday Diabetes recently spoke with Ann Baker, vice president of wellness and care management at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan about the project and about diabetes care in the U.S.

7 Fitness Apps that Can Help you Reach Your Goals

Here are some apps get you started on your journey to better fitness and health. Whether you're a workout nut, or just getting started, technology has made great things possible in keeping up with how we keep ourselves fit.

A Diabetes Smart Shoe to Help Reduce Amputations

Every year, in Europe alone, 250,000 diabetics have a leg amputated. Even more troubling is the mortality rate is 30% at 30 days and 50% at one year.