Monthly Archives: February 2012

Genetics – The Basics

We have been hearing for a while now about how genes could lead to cures of all kinds of diseases, but as we have found out this is not such a simple problem and more and more complex players like … Continue reading

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Blood Pressure tracking with the Omron BP791IT

In order to plot and slice and dice my health data, I decided to buy a blood pressure meter suited to tracking. I bought an Omron Blood Pressure (BP791IT) device (http://amzn.com/B004H44GB4). It measures the blood pressure, your pulse, detects heart … Continue reading

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The Quantified Self movement- democratizing health data

I have been fascinated with Quantified Self (QS) for some time now and believe it will become an important component of healthcare. QS is actually a company but it is also a concept – a grassroots movement for people to … Continue reading

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