Emerging Tech Tells You What That Cough Really Means [Future Of Health]
Consumer-friendly products are giving everyday people to power to diagnose their health issues and know when to seek care.
Maybe that sore throat is just the result of late night out in a loud bar, but what if it’s really the first sign of the flu? A wave of new technologies are helping patients translate their symptoms into reliable diagnoses, giving them the added reassurance of knowing what they can ignore and when they need to seek further care.
In the latest Future of Health report from PSFK Labs’ has uncovered innovative devices that aim to put the power of diagnosis in the hands of the patient. This trend of DIY Diagnosis delves into sensors and mobile technology that allow everyday people to better understand what sickness may ail them and what next steps they should take. Below we’ve included some of the most innovate technologies that endeavor to give people the power to learn more about their own health.