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The Resource Health trackers : how technology is helping us monitor and improve our health, Richard MacManus

Health trackers : how technology is helping us monitor and improve our health, Richard MacManus

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Health trackers : how technology is helping us monitor and improve our health
Title
Health trackers
Title remainder
how technology is helping us monitor and improve our health
Statement of responsibility
Richard MacManus
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Thanks to new technologies, such as smartphone apps and personal genomics, self-tracking is revolutionizing the health and wellness industries. Through interviews with tech developers, early adopters, and medical practitioners, Richard MacManus explores what is being tracked, what tools and techniques are being used, the best practices of early adopters, and how self-tracking is changing healthcare"--Amazon.com
Summary
This book makes sense of the various tracking devices that are revolutionizing the health and wellness industries, and illustrates how they work for us and our overall health. Simultaneous eBook
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10457048
Cataloging source
DLC
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MacManus, Richard
Dewey number
362.10285
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Medical informatics
  • Medicine
  • Medical informatics
  • Medicine
  • Monitoring, Ambulatory
  • Self Care
  • Medical Informatics Applications
Target audience
adult
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how technology is helping us monitor and improve our health
Label
Health trackers : how technology is helping us monitor and improve our health, Richard MacManus
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Buster Benson's self-tracking odyssey -- The pedometer on steroids : tracking activity with Fitbit -- Diet wars : tracking food with MyFitnessPal -- The tao of weight tracking -- How useful is genetics? : me and my 23andMe results -- Inception : trackiing the brain -- Bacteria nation : tracking the microbiome with uBiome -- The health dashboard : TicTrac -- The modern doctor : Dr. Robin Berzin -- Tracking + medicine : MD revolution -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn908071238
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781442253551
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015016552
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)908071238
Label
Health trackers : how technology is helping us monitor and improve our health, Richard MacManus
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Buster Benson's self-tracking odyssey -- The pedometer on steroids : tracking activity with Fitbit -- Diet wars : tracking food with MyFitnessPal -- The tao of weight tracking -- How useful is genetics? : me and my 23andMe results -- Inception : trackiing the brain -- Bacteria nation : tracking the microbiome with uBiome -- The health dashboard : TicTrac -- The modern doctor : Dr. Robin Berzin -- Tracking + medicine : MD revolution -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn908071238
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781442253551
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015016552
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)908071238

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