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Livongo, Cedars-Sinai double down on voice tech

Brief Published March 1, 2019 Dive Brief: Chronic conditions platform Livongo on Thursday debuted a voice-enabled hypertension tool powered by Amazon Lex and Amazon Polly. The new tool, called “Cuff to Cloud,” lets users of Livongo’s voice-supported cellular blood pressure monitoring system upload blood pressure readings to the company’s AI+AI engine and receive a personalized voice “health… Read More »

Cutting Down On Drinking Can Help You Quit Smoking

Research has revealed that heavy drinkers who’re attempting to quit smoking could find that limiting their alcohol consumption could also help them to quit smoking.[1] The nicotine metabolite ratio of study participants who consumed alcohol heavily reduced as their alcohol consumption was limited. Nicotine metabolite ratio is a biomarker which indicates how fast an individual’s… Read More »