This Medical Moment Episode 4 – Gaming Therapy

Boy holding up Endeavor RX on iPad

Who said screen time was a bad thing? Meet the first FDA-approved prescription video game and digital therapeutic for children with ADHD, EndeavorRX, during our latest episode of This Medical Moment. PRECISIONeffect President Carolyn Morgan sits down with Meghan Rivera, Chief Marketing Officer and Head of Commercial at Akili Interactive, to discuss this novel breakthrough […]

This Medical Moment Episode 3 – Out-of-the-Box Cancer Screening

Cologuard at-home cancer screening test

Each year, 110 million people worldwide should be screened for colon cancer. 45 million avoid it. Exact Sciences is helping to change this narrative with their novel at-home cancer screening kit, Cologuard. Led by CEO Kevin Conroy, they’ve helped screen over 5 million people to date. Furthermore, they’ve successfully commercialized their novel product with 50% […]

This Medical Moment Episode 2 – Speed Reading the Brain

MRI brain imaging

Is it Parkinson’s Disease or Essential Tremor? For the 10 million people in the United States living with a tremor disorder, they’ll need brain imaging for proper diagnosis. But, there are issues with today’s imaging technology—it is time consuming (think hours). Likeminds developed an agent that can get you the same reading in minutes. PRECISIONeffect […]

This Medical Moment Episode 1 – Facial Recognition in Rare Diseases

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On average, a patient with a rare disease takes 4.8 years to find a correct diagnosis. For patients and families searching for answers, this wait can be agonizing. FDNA’s Face2Gene technology is helping to change the standard of care and shorten the time to diagnosis – all through the use of a smartphone. PRECISIONeffect President […]