New app engages patients in fight against obesity chronic disease

  • July 27, 2014

The tech startup 3Pound Health announced recently the commercial release of its health, weight and lifestyle management program, Euco.

“Clinician-patient interaction is such a critical part of achieving a weight-loss goal,” Wendy Scinta, MD, private practice bariatric physician and chief medical officer of 3Pound Health, said in a press release. “Typical weight-loss apps leave it all up to the individual to track calorie intake and exercise habits. With Euco, I can easily monitor my patients' behavior and coach them when necessary. And not only can I focus better on individual patients with the help of Euco, I can also see more patients in my office and aggregate data from patients across my entire practice.”

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