Apple Health App: How It Has Helped Me Manage Transplant

There has been much buzz on both sides of the fence in healthcare about the recent news articles concerning the Apple Health app.

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Review: Kinsa Smart Ear Thermometer

I hadn’t done a review in awhile because I had my nice little arsenal of health stuff. Recently I had to make some changes.  One was prompted from getting a case of breakthrough oral thrush after a change in some medicines.  The other was because I finally made the leap to get an iphone 7plus since I was due for an upgrade.

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Review: Pill Drill

It’s been a moment since I’ve done a review.  This is partially due to not receiving some of the things I’ve backed just yet.

Still, I came across something fascinating & that I was lucky enough to receive a discount on the package in exchange for doing some user testing  & exchanging feedback.   I was so happy I did.

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2Breathe System – Sleep Help Is Here…

I have pretty much tried everything I can to help me when I have trouble sleeping.

I can’t take Melatonin because it interacts with some meds, ¬†Valerian I save only for mild sedation because with my kidney issues I can’t take it very often.

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Company Profile: AidCube: (Press Release) Lung Transplant Patients use Telehealth at Home

I’m big on telehealth. I think it has potential because I’ve seen it work in rare disease, but here’s an interesting use I have found in Lung Transplant.

Kudos to UCSF for being so forward-thinking!  Thank you AidCube for recognizing this critical need.

This is especially important for those candidates who are a distance away from their transplant center.

Pulmonary rehabilitation is a critical component not only for transplant surgery but a useful tool to learn how to exercise safely & consistently with lung disease.

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