Tech & Innovation

10 min.

The Promise of Digital Health Innovations for People Living with Diabetes

What are the approaches to address diabetes in 21st century? By Ann-Lise MIkolajczak & Herb Riband
14 min.

Treatment by video is here to stay thanks to the pandemic

Telemedicine start-ups are growing and many are targeted at disadvantaged communities
10 min.

To manage syndemics think like an octopus

Reimagining health care will require both efficiency and exploration. By Anne Stake
6 min.

Building a GPS for doctors – the potential of learning elimination in healthcare

The urgent need of creating digital short-cuts for frontline health workers to gain the expertise & fulfilling the high demand for health care. By Michael Calopietro
10 min.

Coronavirus could spur reforms to improve health of city dwellers

The number of people living in cities is projected to rise from 55 % to 68 % of the world’s population by 2050, according to the United Nations. Strong leadership and multi-sectoral planning can make our cities far healthier for human habitation
7 min.

The promise and challenge of health tech

Can information technology save the world from the rising burden of ill-health? And can personal data be guarded with sufficient vigilance for people to put their trust in the authorities to handle it with due responsibility? There are no easy answers
5 min.

Digital health care can bring fairer access for all

Katie Dain is CEO of the NCD Alliance, a global public health lobby. Lobna Salem, MD, MSc, MBA, is the group's chief medical officer for developed markets