The eHealth Blog

SlowMo

Friday, September 8, 2017 1:00 PM

Mental Health app to be featured on Tomorrow's World

Digital therapy platform SlowMo, will be featured on the newly launched BBC ‘Tomorrow’s World’ in the coming month…

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Mobile applications for the NHS

Monday, August 7, 2017 3:00 PM

How could they be introduced?

Within cancer care ‘Living with and Beyond Cancer’ is very high up on the NHS’s agenda as more people are survivin…

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The Singapore Healthcare system

Friday, July 28, 2017 4:00 PM

An international outlook

As a professional working in the British health system, you undoubtedly know the NHS inside and out. While the UK …

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The Canadian Healthcare system

Friday, July 14, 2017 12:00 PM

An international outlook

The United Kingdom and Canada are both modern, first-world nations renowned for the efficiency, quality and cost-e…

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Health Heroes release

Monday, July 10, 2017 4:00 PM

Jamie Oliver supports healthy eating app

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The Dutch Healthcare system

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 4:30 PM

Why is it considered one of the best in Europe?

The quality of healthcare is a hot topic of discussion but what makes a healthcare system effective? There are str…

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The future of the NHS

Sunday, June 18, 2017 5:30 PM

An insight into the Conservative's plans for the NHS

After an unexpected election result, the Government lays its plans for the NHS.

It was a result which few peopl…

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Wearable devices: an inside view

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 12:00 PM

How can they improve the healthcare sector?

The rapid advances in the field of information and communication technology has permitted the development of compa…

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Health Apps as Behaviour Change Tools

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 6:10 PM

An inside view:

As a Dietitian working with children and teenagers with a range of nutritional issues I have begun exploring wheth…

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Medtech in the West Midlands

Friday, April 21, 2017 1:00 PM

Medtech has the potential to improve the productivity and efficiency of the healthcare system, however the develop…

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Digital Mental Health

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 5:00 PM

Trusts to drive digital mental health services with £35m investment

‘Seven trusts will become Global Digital Exemplars for Mental Health and receive a share of £35m to develop and ro…

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Healthy eating apps

Thursday, April 6, 2017 5:30 PM

The best healthy eating apps on the marketplace

Health Heroes

In collaboration with Public Health Warwickshire and local universities including Coventry Univ…

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Dexteria

Friday, March 31, 2017 5:30 PM

Occupational Therapy app

Apps are becoming increasingly popular for many people around the world. As this technology becomes more readily a…

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Psychology apps

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 3:00 PM

The top Psychology apps shaping the future of mental health

SlowMo

SlowMo is the first digital therapy platform that helps people to visualise their thoughts and thinkin…

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Google Fit

Friday, March 17, 2017 5:30 PM

The perfect platform for all your fitness data?

Fitness tracking has almost become a second nature to many people; whether it be counting steps, measuring heart r…

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mhealth

Thursday, March 9, 2017 5:00 PM

What is mHealth?

Mhealth (Mobile Health Technology) is a rapidly developing factor in the healthcare sector that has the potential …

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Mobile Health App Collaborators

Friday, March 3, 2017 5:00 PM

Collaboration with Researchers and Health & Care professionals

This article discusses how Evolyst collaborate. For more info, call +44 (0)1926 623 155 or email info@evolyst.com

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NHS: Sustainability and Transformation

Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:30 PM

Coventry and Warwickshire Local Digital Roadmap

Health and Social care across the whole of the surrounding area (Coventry and Warwickshire) face enormous challeng…

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Latest ehealth news

Friday, February 17, 2017 5:30 PM

February 17th, 2017

A roundup of the most recent news stories from the health, technology and care sectors.

GP practices get free …

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Firstbeat

Thursday, February 9, 2017 5:30 PM

'Heartbeat Analytics'

‘Insights are the key tool for learning more about you! We analyse the raw data and provide understandable actiona…

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Medilink Business Awards 2016 results

Friday, February 3, 2017 5:30 PM

Evolyst Award Winners

Back in January 2016, we had been nominated for the Start Up category at the Medilink Awards. At that point, Evoly…

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Atrial Fibrillation

Thursday, January 26, 2017 4:30 PM

MyTherapy - Battling Atrial Fibrillation in the UK

MyTherapy have worked in partnership with (ACE) to create an infographic with everything …

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Health Apps - the key features

Friday, January 20, 2017 5:30 PM

Turning an innovative idea into a successful app

You have a ground-breaking idea for a health app, and you want to turn something abstract into the app of your dre…

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Health technology - more to come?

Monday, January 9, 2017 5:30 PM

Three Health Technology innovations to look out for in 2017

2016 has been a year of innovation in the health technology sector, and 2017 looks to build upon the successes. He…

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Coventry University

Thursday, January 5, 2017 5:30 PM

Leading The Way in Applied Health Psychology Research

The Behaviour and Interventions Research Group () situated within the Centre for Technology Enabled Health Re…

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Latest ehealth news

Monday, January 2, 2017 5:30 PM

January 2nd, 2017

A roundup of the most recent news stories from the health, technology and care sectors.

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Wearable technology in Healthcare

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 5:30 PM

Four of the top wearable devices for patients

If you're a patient suffering from a long-term illness or injury, wearable technology could really aid you in your…

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My Diet Coach

Thursday, December 22, 2016 5:30 PM

'Get the motivation you need to lose weight and be healthier'

My Diet Coach is a one-of-a-kind, easy to use diet diary and calorie counter that also acts as your virtual body t…

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Headspace

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 5:30 PM

'Treat your head right'

‘People have been meditating for thousands of years. While the practice isn’t new, science is just catching up to …

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Latest ehealth news

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 5:30 PM

December 13th, 2016

A roundup of the most recent news stories from the health, technology and care sectors.

The Smartest Scales In…

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Medilink business awards 2016

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 5:30 PM

Evolyst shortlisted for Supply Chain Award

‘For nearly two decades Medilink has been providing specialised business support to health technology companies ar…

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Latest ehealth news

Friday, December 2, 2016 5:30 PM

December 2nd, 2016

A roundup of the most recent news stories from the health, technology and care sectors.

Apple Plunges into Dig…

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Sence HRV technology

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 5:30 PM

'The Evolution of Mindfulness and Productivity'

Planexta have launched a kickstarter campaign that has the potential to change mental health technology for the be…

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Latest ehealth news

Thursday, November 24, 2016 3:30 PM

November 24th, 2016

A roundup of the most recent news stories from the health, technology and care sectors.

Internet of things set…

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How can fitness apps help you?

Thursday, November 17, 2016 5:30 PM

A look at the benefits of health and fitness apps.

Ever wanted to improve your fitness but don’t have the time or money to keep to a specific fitness regime at the g…

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Agile and Scrum methodology

Thursday, November 10, 2016 5:30 PM

An insight into our software development strategies

Ever noticed software development projects that just go on and on? Projects that seem to be just be throwing money…

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NHS Payment scheme

Thursday, November 3, 2016 5:30 PM

Increasing the uptake of medtech devices and apps for the NHS

A new payment system that will allow for the accelerated uptake of medtech devices and apps by NHS England has bee…

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Charity Miles

Thursday, October 27, 2016 5:30 PM

'Move With Purpose. Earn Money For Charity'

 ‘Achieve your fitness & workout goals by tracking the number of miles you've walked, run or biked, and also e…

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VR in Healthcare

Thursday, October 20, 2016 5:30 PM

How Virtual Reality is transforming the Healthcare system

When people think of Virtual Reality, it is often assumed that it only has a place in the gaming world. With the

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Mental health

Thursday, October 13, 2016 5:30 PM

Four apps to improve mental wellbeing

October 10th marked World Mental health day, which recognises those with mental health issues and aims to give the…

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Spire Wearable Technology

Thursday, October 6, 2016 5:30 PM

'Discover Calm'

Using research from Stanford University’s Calming Technology Lab, Spire is the only wearable device on the marketp…

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Health Heroes

Thursday, September 29, 2016 5:30 PM

Usability trials

In case you missed it, a few months ago, we  we would be working with the Jamie Oliver Group to develop…

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Health apps and wearables

Thursday, September 22, 2016 5:30 PM

Do they actually work?

There are thousands upon thousands of health apps and wearable devices in the marketplace; some are brilliant at a…

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Athos Wearable Technology

Thursday, September 15, 2016 5:30 PM

'Building better athletes'

“The human body is built unlike any other machine. It has the ability to get better, stronger, more finely tuned.

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Medical apps

Thursday, September 8, 2016 5:30 PM

A look into five of the best medical apps on the marketplace

MyChart (Epic Systems Corporation)

Description - MyChart allows users to access their medical records on th…

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Mobile Health apps

Thursday, September 1, 2016 5:30 PM

Four ways to separate the good from the bad

With the quantity of mobile health apps on the marketplace, it can be difficult to decipher how good an app actual…

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Gamification for public health

Thursday, August 25, 2016 5:30 PM

Guest blog by Sylvester Arnab

 I wrote on Game-Based Intervention in Public Health is finally published ‘online-first’ on Sprin…

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The rise and fall of Pokemon Go

Thursday, August 18, 2016 5:30 PM

A sign of things to come?

Pokémon Go quickly became one of the most successful and most popular mobile gaming apps of all time. It finally g…

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MindShift app review

Thursday, August 11, 2016 5:30 PM

'Preventing anxiety from controlling your life'

‘Think of MindShift as your portable coach helping you face challenging situations and take charge of your life’.

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Q&A with Evolyst

Thursday, August 4, 2016 5:30 PM

App development and Project management

Q) What’s happening in the world of app development?

More time and resources are being used on mobile app dev…

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The State of HealthTech

Thursday, July 28, 2016 5:30 PM

Infographic

The general state of technology has been dramatically improving over the past few years and the health sector has …

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Pride of Warwick District

Thursday, July 21, 2016 5:30 PM

Awards 2016

The Pride of Warwick awards celebrate the best achievements in business and the community in the surrounding area …

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Pokemon Go

Thursday, July 14, 2016 5:30 PM

'Get up and go'

Pokémon Go has already sent social media into meltdown, and quickly become the number one app for both Android and…

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‘Moov Now’ hardware review

Thursday, July 7, 2016 5:30 PM

'Anyone can step. You can Moov'

The Moov Now is a fitness wearable you put on when you’re working out. Using 3D motion sensing technology, it trac…

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Pact app review

Thursday, June 30, 2016 5:30 PM

'Commit to you'

Pact is a health app that motivates you to complete training activities and to eat in a healthier way. You make a …

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Venturefest West Midlands

Thursday, June 23, 2016 5:30 PM

NEC, Birmingham

This month, Evolyst attended the event at the NEC, Birmingham. This one-day annual eve…

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The future of healthcare?

Thursday, June 16, 2016 5:30 PM

A look into how technology will influence the healthcare system

Technology is beginning to have a real impact on the healthcare system; and whether it’s through calorie counters …

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MyTherapy App Review

Thursday, June 9, 2016 5:30 PM

“On top of your medication, on top of your health”

‘MyTherapy uniquely combines medication reminders and health tracking. The app reliably reminds you to take your m…

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Evolyst updates

Thursday, June 2, 2016 5:30 PM

Health Heroes

We have an exciting project in the pipelines which we hope will change the way young people manage their diet. Alt…

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MyFitnessPal app review

Thursday, May 26, 2016 5:30 PM

'Lose Weight with MyFitnessPal'

Life is hectic; with friends, family and work taking over much of our lives, we don’t have time to ourselves. Logg…

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Technology in Healthcare

Thursday, May 19, 2016 5:30 PM

Four ways technology will shape healthcare in the future

There is no doubt technology has huge potential for improving the healthcare system. Here are four areas to watch;…

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Zombies, Run! app review

Thursday, May 12, 2016 5:30 PM

‘Run in the Real World. Become a Hero in Another.’

Persuading people to exercise and keep fit can be extremely difficult; many apps have tried, and many have failed.…

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Fitness tracking

Thursday, May 5, 2016 5:30 PM

Why has it become so popular?

The London Marathon; one of the UK’s most popular sporting events. Every year, thousands upon thousands of fitness…

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Self-quantification

Thursday, April 28, 2016 5:30 PM

What does the future hold?

People have always been fascinated by details of their own lives; and self-quantification for tracking health and …

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Omron hardware review

Thursday, April 21, 2016 5:30 PM

'All for Healthcare'

It may look like the average, run-of-the-mill fitness tracker; but it is so much more. The ‘Project Zero’ health w…

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S Health app review

Thursday, April 14, 2016 5:30 PM

'Take the leap to better health and a better you'

Samsung Health (or ‘S Health’), is an app developed specifically for the Samsung Galaxy range. It helps users stay…

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ehealth software development

Thursday, April 7, 2016 5:30 PM

Tips for managing ehealth software development projects

Create a detailed plan before starting the development process

Without a comprehensive plan even the most exper…

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Xbox Kinect Respiratory Tool

Thursday, March 24, 2016 5:30 PM

Are Gaming Devices the future of respiratory measurement?

The Xbox is one of the most popular games consoles for consumers; and the addition of the Kinect feature has made …

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BrainyApp app review

Thursday, March 17, 2016 5:30 PM

'Live a brain healthy life'

Brainy App was developed by in partnership with to raise awarenes…

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Wearable Technologies

Thursday, March 10, 2016 5:30 PM

A look at five technologies that could impact on healthcare

Digital technology in both the health and healthcare sectors is becoming increasingly important. The saturation of…

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3D Printing In Healthcare

Thursday, March 3, 2016 5:30 PM

Guest Blog by Phil Davies, PhD Candidate, University of Warwick

3D printing in Healthcare: time for improved personalised care?

3D printing (as the press like to call it – I p…

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Block chain technology

Thursday, February 25, 2016 5:30 PM

Could it be used in healthcare?

What is Block Chain Technology?

Block chain technology is a mechanism for recording data such as a series of …

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Dacadoo App review

Thursday, February 18, 2016 5:30 PM

Your Health and Lifestyle Navigator.

Dacadoo burst onto the scene in November 2011; it is an extremely popular app which aims to keep people motivated …

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Medilink business awards 2015

Thursday, February 18, 2016 5:30 PM

Evolyst shortlisted for Start Up award

About Medilink UK

Medilink is a national health technology business support organisation, which focuses on incr…

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Carezone App review

Thursday, February 4, 2016 5:30 PM

Easily organize health information in one place.

Launched in November 2012, ‘Carezone’ is the ultimate app for setting medication reminders and recording medical i…

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