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Easy Low-Vision Computer Hacks

Dealing with vision loss from a condition like wet AMD? We've got expert-approved tech tips that will help you get—and keep—your digital life fully operational.

By Jerilyn Covert
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Is This the Health Tracker of the Future?

Researchers are developing a new high-tech health monitoring material that could make keeping tabs on your vitals as easy as getting dressed.

By Lara DeSanto
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Best Apps for Managing Your Breast Cancer

With more than 1,000 apps available for breast cancer information, care, and treatment, it can be hard to know which ones to choose. We asked a team of breast cancer experts for their favorites.

By Julia Savacool
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Best Brain-Boosting Apps for MS

Many people with MS have trouble with memory, attention, and word recall. These games will help you stay one step ahead of the disease.

By Hallie Levine
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Top 9 Apps to Help You Manage Ulcerative Colitis

Living with UC? There’s an app for that. These mobile apps can help you track your symptoms, sleep, food, and more.

By Mandy Patterson
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Technology and Schizophrenia: How Smartphones Aid Self-Management and Treatment

How can technology aid the treatment of schizophrenia? Tune into what research says about smartphones and other technology helping people with schizophrenia manage their condition.

By Stephanie Stephens
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The Evolution of Birth Control Throughout History

From 3000 B.C. to present day, birth control has come a long way. Here's a health history lesson on how it developed into what it is today.

By Eileen Bailey
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Home Sweet (Smart) Home

Living like 'The Jetson's' isn’t too far off, thanks to technology that’s now being adapted to help those with multiple sclerosis to create "smart homes" equipped with gizmos that remote-control certain tasks.

By Rachel Zohn
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The Step-by-Step Guide to Booking a Virtual Dermatologist Appointment

Now you can see your dermatologist from your phone...in your pj’s...while making a cup of coffee.

By Jenn Sinrich
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Use Your Cellphone To Help You Recover From Your Breakup

The end of a relationship can be heartbreaking and anxiety-inducing. Here are some apps to help you get over that ex.

By Claire Gillespie