Without a doubt, the development of the digital hearing aid in the 1980s made a lot of people excited for the future in healthcare. However, it would take more than two decades to finally confirm that we are now entering the new era of wearable technology in improving health worldwide. After all, who among us isn’t aware of smart watches or fitness bands or activity trackers?
The future, we can confidently state, is wearables. Want proof? Then just take a couple minutes of time to read the infographic that follows. It maps in concise but clear detail how wearable technology has grown in the recent years alone. It impact is holistic, to say the least, and this is the very reason why it is creating such a positive ripple in health technology.
With its wealth of information outlined in an extremely organized fashion, this infographic would suffice to prove these statements.