Medical and tech researchers see smartphones as health's next frontier

Medical and tech researchers see smartphones as health's next frontier

The West Hollywood club scene was just picking up as Charles Lea and other UCLA grad students fanned out along Santa Monica Boulevard. Their goal that evening: Find young black men, gay and bisexual, willing to participate in a study on how smartphone apps can help improve overall health and combat diseases such as AIDS and diabetes. It wasn't easy. Relatively few ...

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