Author Archives: 4D Healthware

Making Big Health Changes with Little Time to Spare

Although there has been a big shift towards healthier living over the years, adult obesity rates in the U.S. are once again on an incline. One of the most common excuses used for unhealthy habits is time, or lack thereof. … Continue reading

We Might Not be Experts, but We Sure Know a Few

In our first blog post, I noted that I am a problem solver. I never asked for Barbie dolls or dresses as a little girl; I wanted Legos and jigsaw puzzles. I also love big data – it’s completely fascinating … Continue reading

When the Wearable Meets the Road

We all know that the wearable market is booming. In fact, the IDC expects that the global wearable market will ship 45.7 billion units in 2015. While those numbers are impressive, studies have shown that roughly half of users abandon … Continue reading

All About Wellness: 5 Steps That Will Make Your Company More Productive

For entrepreneurs, employees are absolutely critical, and besides the importance for them personally of staying healthy, it’s also the best thing for the business. Studies have shown that healthy workers lead to a stronger workforce. A Centers for Disease Control … Continue reading

It’s Time to Grow

Over the past three years, 4D Healthware has come a long way. We launched new modules, partnered with several healthcare systems, integrated with dozens of wearable devices, and we were even accepted to Chicago’s premier healthcare technology accelerator called Matter. … Continue reading

5 Questions to Get the Right Health Tracker for You

5 Questions to Get the Right Health Tracker for You By Star Cunningham, 5/29/15 This week on the 4D Healthware blog, I’m going to talk about a problem health-conscious people are all too familiar with: the overwhelming number of health … Continue reading

5 Business Lessons from Non-Business Books

Entrepreneurs use their surroundings to inform their businesses, and often books can be the biggest source of inspiration. It’s important to look for ideas beyond the obvious business books like, “How to Win Friends and Influence People,” “Lean In,” or … Continue reading

4D Healthware wants to capitalize on new reimbursement, add preventive care features to chronic care services

4D Healthware’s analytics platform is designed to help chronic disease patients monitor their health from mobile devices. Soon, the company will add preventive care. “We are agnostic to the entire ecosystem of healthcare,” CEO Star Cunningham said. “We are looking … Continue reading

In 2015, ecosystems will transform fragmented wearables market

The widespread availability of fitness wearables coupled with marginal use has created a relatively new trend in the market — ecosystems. After all, no one can afford to depend on the business of just a few devices and it opens … Continue reading

4D Healthware Updates Platform to Enable Frictionless Health Data Integration, Regardless of Source

Through Partnership with Human API, Consumers Can Now Seamlessly Integrate Data From More Than 70 Healthcare Devices, Apps and Systems CHICAGO – January 12, 2014 – 4D Healthware, a platform that provides its users with individualized healthcare recommendations throughout the … Continue reading