Gamifying diabetes management

Diabetes management has undergone many transitions in the past two decades. While the portable and discreet blood glucose meters of today make it easier for diabetics to manage their condition, there is much

Published on: January 17th, 2013 Maria Karpenko

Major accolades awarded to Orpyx at Startup Calgary’s Launch Party

An evening of local startups pitching to Calgary’s tech elite resulted in Orypx Medical Technologies Inc recognized as Calgary’s rising star, receiving accolades at Startup Calgary’s Launch Party on Thursday. Out of a

Published on: December 5th, 2011 Martin Studzinski

Telus launches e-health system that talks to medical devices

Telus Corp. has launched a Web-based electronic health records management service accessible by customers and members of 12 partner groups, the Calgary-based firm announced Monday.Canadians given access to the Health Space system will

Published on: June 2nd, 2010 Brian Jackson

Some smart ways tech will transform your healthcare in 2010

Thanks to a combination of factors, 2010 could be the year telehealth technology finally allows doctors to monitor their patients' health wirelessly in real time -- no matter where the patient is. Of

Published on: January 20th, 2010 Lucas Mearian and Brian Jackson

Canadian hospital fights diabetes with patient Web portal

When a Canadian is diagnosed with diabetes, their life is changed forever. The disease means the body can no longer regulate its own blood sugar levels, and the afflicted person must diligently keep

Published on: September 22nd, 2008 Brian Jackson