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Social Robots: Are Robotic Pets Any Worse Than The Real Ones?
As adding animals to a number of therapies provided benefits human therapists could not achieve, the same seems to be true for adding robots to some therapies: they can provide assistance neither humans nor pets can offer.
Best Practices In Digital Health: 9 Keys To Build A Future-Ready Organisation
Transparent communication, clinically-validated technologies, addressing real-life clinical needs; these might sound like no-brainer components to a digital health company since they are working in the […]
7 Futuristic Professions In Healthcare You Can Still Prepare For
If you’re among the thousands of medical students worldwide or are about to pursue a degree in healthcare, it might have dawned on you that […]
Digital Health Technologies That Are Too Futuristic To Be In Practice Now (If Ever)
An oncologist administering nanorobots that swim through a patient’s bloodstream to deliver drugs in a highly targeted way. A person on a specific diet scanning their meal with a single device to reveal all of its major nutritional elements. A clinic’s transplant department 3D-printing whole organs. These are scenarios that sound like snippets extracted from a science-fiction novel. But these are digital health technologies that we will have to get used to in the future.
Will We All Have To Become Biologically Enhanced Superhumans?
Okay, hands up who can tell who’s the most famous biologically enhanced superhuman in the world? True, it’s a quite close call between Captain America and […]
7 Things You Can’t Expect From A.I. In Healthcare
Welcome back to our two-part series that explores the potential of A.I. in healthcare! The first article was all about what we can expect from […]
7 Things You Can Expect From A.I. In Healthcare
Note: This is the first part of our series on what A.I. can and can’t do. Check our the second part here! Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) […]
Longevity Is The Future If We Tackle Digital Health First
Why don’t we deal with longevity at The Medical Futurist? A substantial amount of our followers have asked the question and requested us to cover […]
The Top 100 Digital Health Companies: An Infographic
The Medical Futurist decided to compile the 100 most promising digital health companies in an easy-to-understand infographic.
2020: Jumanji Or Dystopia
“There’s No Going Back to ‘Normal’”, crudely proclaims the headline of a June piece from The Atlantic. “The Terrible Consequences of Australia’s Uber-Bushfires” reads a […]
Handheld Retinal Camera As An Eye For Innovation – D-EYE Review
Sure, if something’s portable, easy to use and helps patients and doctors alike, it definitely ticks all our boxes. Does that mean we are going […]
Learn Forecasting: How Can You Get Your Own Crystal Ball?
As a keynote speaker, I get a wide array of questions thrown at me. These range from thought-provoking ones through sarcastic remarks to more original […]