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Have you been to a doctor at any point in your life? Congratulations, if you answered “yes,” you’re a healthcare consumer! Nearly 85 percent of US adults see a healthcare provider at least once a year and US children top that number, coming in at nearly 93 percent a year. We must see those numbers in a greater context when it comes to healthcare consumption: having an appointment with a provider is not the only time humans check on their health. In fact, with the rise of wearable technology and almost constant internet access, we can get a real-time feedback loop of many aspects of our daily health, including activity levels, nutrition, heart rate, blood sugar, and more. Whereas humans only saw snapshots of their health surrounding doctor appointments before the mass adoption of technology, we can now see a fuller picture of our health day-to-day. This is primarily due to technology existing within consumer IoT. CARRIE COSGROVE READ MORE