How new tech can keep your heart healthy

As the incidence of heart disease continues to climb with an ageing population, digital technology is transforming every aspect of prevention, diagnosis and management

Making recovery a fun-to-play ‘game’

Making recovery a fun-to-play 'game'

Mental stimulation and physical movement involved in computer gaming could be a game-changer for recovering stroke patients

Log on to smarter healthcare

Log on to smarter healthcare

Rehabilitation technology is helping to cut costs and increase efficiency in a struggling healthcare sector

Stroke patients get movie tech

Scientists have discovered that the brain can “rewire” itself after stroke damage and are devising fun forms of rehabilitation, as Murad Ahmed reports

Tablets, not just pills, aid recovery

Smartphones, tablets and games consoles are being used to harness technology for stroke recovery at home, writes Murad Ahmed

NHS chases a paperless tiger

For any large organisation, going paperless is a challenge, but when it is cash strapped, under intense public scrutiny and has a dismal history of IT failure, the task looks like mission impossible, writes Michael Cross

D Health: fixing a broken market

A newly established consultancy aims to accelerate the development of digital healthcare throughout Western Europe

Looking at eHealth from a pan-European perspective

Paul Timmers, a director in the European Commission’s department responsible for managing the digital agenda, backs an open market for innovative eHealth and wellbeing products and services