Insights from BCC Research

BCC And Friends: The First-Ever FDA-Approved ADHD Video Game

Written by Sarah Greenberg on Jun 26, 2020 10:00:00 AM

ADHD

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most prevalent pediatric neurodevelopmental conditions, affecting between 3% and 7% of school-aged children (Felt et al., 2014). It is commonly treated using some combination of counseling, behavioral changes, and pharmacological agents including stimulants, and various child-friendly intermediate- and long-acting formulations of methylphenidate and dexmethylphenidate are available; however, their use remains controversial (Krizinger et al., 2019).

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Topics: Life Sciences, Information Technology

Fitness Wearables: Trends You Need To Know

Written by Clara Mouawad on Jun 10, 2020 10:00:00 AM

Fitness Wearables

When you think of wearable medical devices, what comes to mind? My guess is either Fitbit, Apple Watch, or both. And you’d be right. These fall into a sub-category of the wearable medical devices: fitness wearables. And with the advancements of some pretty cool technology, the fitness wearables market is developing into something far more intriguing.

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Topics: Life Sciences, Healthcare, Information Technology

Smart Spaces: Global Trends You Need To Know

Written by Clara Mouawad on May 29, 2020 10:00:00 AM

Smart space

Smart spaces are making people’s live easier and more comfortable; organizations more efficient and productive; and cities smarter and more environmentally sustainable.

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Topics: Information Technology

The Internet of Things (IoT): What is it and why is it important?

Written by Clara Mouawad on May 20, 2020 10:00:00 AM

smart-home-controlled-smartphone

IoT, or Internet of Things, is as crucial as it is misunderstood. But it’s only misunderstood (and thus potentially underutilized) because IoT encompasses so much and factors into so many industries, yet has only a vague definition.

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Topics: Information Technology