07/10/2014 09:58 am ET

How Digital Health Tools Can Save You Money -- And Save Your Life

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The digital health revolution could not be arriving at a better time. The U.S. population is getting older, sicker, fatter and more sedentary. As the population ages, and the number of people with serious chronic conditions grows, the financial strains on the economy mount. These are mammoth issues, which defy easy solution.

That said, there are promising new digital health tools that provide cost-effective options for monitoring patients and promoting better health habits.

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