New Self-Tracking Paper and Google Health

February 5, 2009

Quantified Self member Melanie Swan has just published an open access paper in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health called “Emerging Patient-Driven Health Care Models: An Examination of Health Social Networks, Consumer Personalized Medicine and Quantified Self-Tracking“. She presents a thorough, well-documented analysis of the players and issues in the personalized health and self-tracking spaces. Definitely worth a read.

Also announced today, Google can now know your heart rate.

Exciting times!

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