Health on mobile has come a long way and very quickly in India. In just the last few years, mHealth projects have taken off, such as distant monitoring, awareness programs, medical employees’ training and analytic and treatment assistance.
But the main barrier in this development is the percentage of illiteracy that is 25%, and cannot communicate with text or app-based services. Moreover, due to their lack of knowledge about serious illness that develop gradually over time, often advancing towards severity, and can often be managed, but hardly ever treated. Globally, serious illnesses such as disease, cancer, chronic depression, diabetes, etc has overtaken contagious illnesses as the leading cause of loss of life and impairment. Indian is no exemption to this pattern.
This significant part of the inhabitants needs a solution focused to their needs, and one that works…