Despite the rise of heart disease and obesity rates in the U.S., Americans are still living longer. With the help of technology, Americans are taking control of their health and taking steps to improve their well-being.
Overview of health and wellness technology
Telemedicine has become a way of connecting patients and health care providers. A variety of applications and services have improved care efficiency and effectiveness. Apps and wearable trackers are also helping health care professionals stay updated on their patients’ conditions. Not only is the technology helping to treat existing conditions, but aiding in prevention as well. In summary, health app users believe the apps help improve their overall quality of life.