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Digital health funding soared to record $8.1B last year

Dive Brief: Investment in digital health startups hit a new high in 2018, totaling $ 8.1 billion across 368 deals, according to venture fund Rock Health’s latest report. The record haul beat 2017’s total of $ 5.7 billion by 42% — despite completing just eight more deals. Deal size also continued its upward trajectory, with… Read More »

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Why A Digital Detox Is Essential And How To Unplug

As you’re here, reading this, you know that your entire body and mind are craving some rest from the incessant screen exposure, annoying notifications constantly buzzing from your phone, and almost constant communication via social media. So much noise, and yet, so little real bonding or connecting. Since more people are switching to fully-digital careers,… Read More »

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CDC recognizes Livongo's DPP, eGYM raises $20M, and more digital health news briefs

Livongo’s DPP recogized by the CDC. Digital chronic care company Livongo Health’s Diabetes Prevention Program has received full recognition from the CDC, according to a release from the company. The designation implies that the digital offering meets the agency’s standards as a Type 2 diabetes prevention and lifestyle change intervention, and is listed within the… Read More »

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