Best Wrist Blood Pressure Monitor

Should you buy a wrist blood pressure monitor? At first glance, wrist blood pressure monitors look like a like more convenient measuring device than their upper arm counterparts. So it’s understandable that patients initially start looking for the best wrist blood pressure monitor on the market.  However, the first question you need to ask, is whether you should buy one? …

Why do I need a blood pressure monitor?

Worried About High Blood Pressure

A blood pressure cuff at home? How much junk can my bathroom possibly handle!?!? Most people don’t give their blood pressure much consideration, only the once a year or so that they see a doctor and get their numbers.  If I asked you how much you weigh, I bet you could tell me within a few pounds.   However, I …

Symptoms of Diabetes

Symptoms of Diabetes with Complications

Suspect you may have Diabetes? There are a lot of symptoms that may indicate Diabetes, but they can also indicate a lot of other issues as well. Before you look at the list and begin to panic, realize that these symptoms can be caused by a multitude of things, so it’s not necessarily diabetes.  To make a proper determination about …

The Salubrity Index

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How Healthy Are You? We’re putting together a program called the Salubrity Index to give you quantifiable values to assess your overall state of health. It’s a strange thing about people, we never appreciate things when their functional, it’s only after they break do we begin to realize their value. Which is why quality IT people are so under-appreciated in this …

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Medical Tracking Apps

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Medication Management and Compliance In order to practice autonomous medicine, it’s important to be able to manage the data that you collect. Your personal data is only as useful as the ways you have to access and store it. Fortunately these days, there is a plethora of options for tracking your own health. There are a few categories of medical …