Author Archive for: "j.ortiz"

The importance of big data in e-health – Caracal.life

Posted on Dec 20,2017
big data e salud app

E-health is a term that refers to the application of ICTs (information and communication technologies) to health. Therefore, ICTs are used as tools in prevention, diagnosis, treatment or monitoring of…

Diabetes and high blood pressure, how are they related?

Posted on Dec 08,2017
diabetes hipertension

Diabetes and high blood pressure (hypertension) are two chronic diseases that are intrinsically related. Those who suffer from both diseases should monitor them carefully to prevent the potential damage they…

How connected healthcare solutions can transform the lives of those who suffer from chronic pathologies.

Posted on Sep 15,2017
salud conectada app

Let’s imagine how technology could transform the life of Bea, a young woman suffering from high blood pressure and so, prone to the associated cardiovascular risks. Every day, Bea records…

Hypertension and Hormonal Contraception

Posted on Jun 25,2017
anticonceptivos hipertension

The choice of contraception method should be the woman’s choice. The health care organization that provides contraceptive options for women should involve them in the conversation about what is the…

The impact of stress on hypertension

Posted on Jun 05,2017

The disease of high blood pressure, hypertension, was reported to have a sustained rise in prevalence that is expected to affect nearly more than 1.5Bn individuals by the year 2025….

Hypertension – Myths and Facts

Posted on Feb 23,2017

“I am fine. That checkup was bogus”. “I feel at ease. How can I have high blood pressure”? Have you not heard these words time and again after routine annual…