Intel, the world's largest semi-conductor company has
unveiled a new health device called the Intel Health Guide. The tool will
enable patients to keep in touch with their doctors and also allow then to get
information about their health status, and find out about their condition in
The device has received approval from United States Food
and Drug Administration. It uses e-mail and videoconferencing to enable the
doctor to keep in touch with his patient's health stats.
devices like blood pressure monitors, glucose meters, pulse oximeters and peak
flow meters can also be connected to the tool. The device is expected to hit
markets by the end of this year.