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Digital health could be, might be, is poised to…..

KEY TAKEAWAY: There are over 318,000 health apps and 340 consumer wearable devices are now available worldwide .  Since 2015, over 153,000 new Digital Health apps were introduced to the Apple Store and Google Play, nearly doubling the number available, with more than 200 health apps being added each day and those  focused on health condition management — often associated with patient care — are growing and now account for 40% of all apps.  But in order for digital health to really “take off” consumers have to use them as designed and physicians have to believe that the data is accurate.

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