10 Predictions On How Digital Technology Will Transform Brain Health And Cognitive Wellness In 2013

Compared to concrete fitness, the exercise of the academician is generally disregarded by both individuals and bloom systems, but it is simple to see absolute and ample changes on how academician bloom is defined, monitored, maintained, and added beyond the lifespan, and agenda platforms are traveling to play a key role.

Here are 10 pre­dic­tions, abounding of which will acceptable be real­ized afore the end of 2013, based on “The Dig­i­tal Academician Bloom Mar­ket 2012-2020: Web-based, adaptable and biometrics-based tech­nol­ogy to assess, mon­i­tor and enhance cog­ni­tion and academician func­tion­ing”, the new mar­ket abode tracking how arising academician science and technologies are getting activated to advance customer and accommodating health.

1- Added than one mil­lion adults in North Amer­ica abandoned will yield a self-administered anniversary academician bloom check-up via their iPad or Android tablet.

2- Added than one mil­lion ama­teur ath­letes will bet­ter man­age pos­si­ble con­cus­sions by tak­ing cog­ni­tive base­line tests via a adaptable device.

3- Added than 150,000 boyish and developed drivers will admission web-based academician train­ing to become safer drivers.

4- Biometrics-aided med­i­ta­tion will become the next big affair in cor­po­rate and con­sumer wellness.

5- iPad-based cog­ni­tive screen­ings will acquaint added diag­noses of Alzheimer’s dis­ease and MCI than neuroimaging.

6- Patients with Mul­ti­ple Scle­ro­sis in at atomic 10 coun­tries will be offered online cog­ni­tive train­ing calm with drug-based ther­apy to advice abode their condition.

7- Insom­nia and depres­sion will be first-line advised with com­put­er­ized Cog­ni­tive Behav­ioral Ther­apy in at atomic two civic bloom services.

8- The industry’s aboriginal brain-based bio­marker to pre­dict depres­sion treat­ment responses will be austere by the FDA.

9- Academician train­ing close Lumos Labs and/or biometrics-based devel­oper Neu­roSky will book for an IPO.

10- At atomic one above insurer will barrage an edu­ca­tional cam­paign to advice adults proac­tively yield allegation of their own “brain fit­ness” nav­i­gat­ing emerg­ing analysis and dig­i­tal academician bloom tools.

As a growing amount of consumers, innovators, and decision-makers advance in agenda technologies to bigger adviser and enhance acknowledgment beyond the lifespan, we are witnessing the accelerated advance and development of a new agenda academician bloom marketplace. We can apprehend several drivers to ammunition connected advance and innovation. Equipment that acclimated to be big-ticket and bulky is acceptable convenient and inexpensive, and tablets and adaptable phones are acceptable a above supply car for agenda academician bloom solutions.

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