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Fitness apps cop a bit of a bad reputation when it comes to fitness technology. And to be fair, it’s deserved. When they first made their debut, fully robust fitness apps were limited to expensive devices which included multiple sensors. As technology surged forward, however, even basic phones gained these additions, and the world of fitness app functionality exploded. Keeping...

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Nipro Diagnostics, Inc., today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared its TRUE METRIX Self-Monitoring blood glucose system and the TRUE METRIX PRO Professional Monitoring blood glucose system. TRUE METRIX Self-Monitoring Blood Glucose Meter As the diabetes store-brand leader, and largest U.S. manufacturer of diabetes products for the store...

Hitachi Europe Ltd., a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. and MIG Int., today announced a roll-out of mobile Wi-Fi scanners that offer convenient mobile identification for the patient at the point of care. The ‘BIOMIG’ device, based on Hitachi’s finger vein authentication technology, has been introduced at several individual private hospitals, hospital groups and dialysis...

Breg, Inc., a premier provider of sports medicine products and services, has launched the FreeRunner™ knee brace with new innovations to help people, particularly runners, who suffer from patella mal-tracking return to active lifestyles.  FreeRunner’s patent-pending design acts on knee anatomy differently than other braces, providing support when patients need it...

Siemens Healthcare today unveils its latest in vitro diagnostics innovations during the IFCC WorldLab 2014 in Istanbul, Turkey, June 22-26. Visitors to the Siemens exhibit – themed “Test smarter. Run faster.” – can explore Siemens’ portfolio of solutions, including new central laboratory clinical analyzers designed to help customers meet growing workload demands,...

Hospitals are now able to address their interventional cardiology needs with Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.’s newest X-ray system, the InfinixTM Essential. As healthcare reform challenges hospitals to do more with less, the Infinix Essential is an ideal value system that doesn’t sacrifice performance. With its slim, off-center C-arm design, the system allows...

The University of Minnesota Medical Center – Fairview Health Services, Minneapolis, recently became the first U.S. health care facility to install the Symbia Intevo xSPECT system from Siemens Healthcare. The first-ever xSPECT system, the Symbia Intevo fully integrates single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) and CT during image reconstruction, combining SPECT’s...

EIZO Corporation announced that it has received FDA 510(k) clearance for mammography and general radiography from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for its 8 megapixel color multi-modality monitor, the RadiForce RX850. In 2012, EIZO introduced the industry’s first multi-modality color widescreen monitor with FDA 510(k) clearance for mammography and general radiography,...