Managing disease in the digital health age

Social entrepreneur Paul Sonnier sees digital health as the “convergence of the digital and genomic revolutions with health, healthcare, living and society.” Developers argue that digital health technologies can empower users to manage the health of themselves, their family and – ultimately – society. By bridging the communication gap between

Health disparities: an introduction

In order to fully grasp the concept of health disparities, I invite you to imagine this scenario. Suppose it is 1980 in the United States and John Smith’s annual salary is $150,000 whereas Jane Doe’s is $10,000. They each have a family of three and reside in Los Angeles, California.