This is a great article on mobile innovations for the Healthcare industry across the world. With an infrastructure that can deliver information so rapidly, this may indeed be the best medicine.
An Environment Ripe for Mobile Health
According to Brown, mobile health tools are particularly suited to meet the needs of developing countries. “The thing that is very compelling about the mobile phone is that it’s an infrastructure that is growing very fast of its own accord, and it exists for the most part in a lot of these countries,” Brown said. He added, “The mobile phone is much more suited to a lot of these environments in some cases than a computer or a laptop or an Internet connection because it doesn’t use a lot of power.”