Wellness News

HealthMine News

February 9, 2016

A recent HealthMine survey of 501 consumers with known heart disease uncovered that many--43% of respondents--discovered their condition via a wellness program. Discovery is the first step toward ROI in wellness.

Read more at Med City News.

February 4, 2016

74% of people who use an activity tracker report the device is helping them cope with their heart condition, according to January HealthMine survey of 501 consumers with known heart disease and/or risk. However, only about one quarter of those with a heart condition use one.

Read more at HIT Consultant.

February 4, 2016

Heart disease strikes someone in the US once every 43 seconds, but wellness programs can help. A recent HealthMine survey of 501 Americans with known heart disease or risk of heart disease discovered their condition through a wellness program.

Read more at Benefits Pro.

February 4, 2016

Just 27 percent diagnosed with a cardiology risk are using the device, according to a new study by HealthMine. This is despite the fact that three quarters of people who are using one say it helps to manage their health.

Read more at Fierce Mobile Healthcare.

February 3, 2016

Today, there is an open debate on whether biometric testing and health screenings promoted by wellness programs are adding to a culture of over-testing in healthcare. But by not testing for disease, we may be taking a costly risk — perpetuating a 'culture of chronics' — and choosing ignorance over knowledge.

Read more at Benefit News.

February 3, 2016

31 percent of heart patients are using a device or app to manage their condition, according to a HealthMine survey of 501 consumers with known heart disease or heart disease risk. Within this group, 50% use an activity tracking device.

Read more at Mobi Health News.