addiction

Analysis PSFK Retail Conference Preview: Ro's CEO On Democratizing Healthcare Through Telemedicine

Presenting at PSFK's Future of Retail 2019 Conference, Ro is a mission-driven healthcare technology company that works with doctors, pharmacists and engineers to provide accessible, affordable, personalized treatment all on its telemedicine platform

Health How Retailers Are Catering To Modern Male Consumers' Healthcare Needs

Helping de-stigmatize male health topics, brands are developing offers that cater to their specific needs, addressing once-sensitive issues in innovative ways and providing convenient at-home delivery for seamless support

Merchandising & Curation Vape-Like Device Provides Users A Quick Boost Of "Inhalable Nutrients"

The startup Nutriair is selling a range of devices that offer nutrients for 11 different purposes ranging from improved energy to better sleep, tapping into the health and wellness craze for optimal and efficient nutrition

Syndicated Social Media Copies Gambling Tricks To Make Users Crave It

Experts say social media employs methods that affect users' brains and lead to them experiencing ‘phantom’ notification buzzing

Delivery & Logistics How Healthcare Groups Are Prescribing VR And Video Games

Technology-enabled experiences are being used as treatment options to help patients improve health, manage chronic conditions or forgo medications

Technology Former Tech Insiders Join Forces To Fight Technology Addiction

The Center for Humane Technology is a movement designed to help people resist technology addiction and encourage humane design

Retail This App Rewards Students For Time Not Spent On Their Phones

The Hold app—already used by 40% of students in Norway—allows users to earn rewards such as cinema tickets for not using their phone

Design Substitute Phone Helps People Overcome Device Addictions

A designer hopes to get people off their phones with a new product

Wellness Mobile Chatbot Helps People Defeat Their Addictions In Private

Onward is a new app that helps people overcome their addictions through digital companionship and monitoring

Health Phone-Connected Nicotine Patch Helps Smokers Quit

California startup Chrono Therapeutics's new product is designed to make the process of quitting cigarettes easier and less costly

Advertising Topline: This Bag Of Chips Will Stop People From Drinking And Driving

Frito-Lay has developed a product that can detect a person's blood alcohol level and even order them an Uber

Advertising Anti-Smoking Billboard Reacts When Smokers Walk By

The advertisement has the ability to 'cough' whenever it smells cigarette smoke

Health Algeria Has Opened Its First Internet Addiction Clinic

In Constantine, Algeria, compulsive web users can seek relief

?>