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Submission + - Are smartphones starting a boom in DIY Medicine? (nytimes.com)

An anonymous reader writes: How are you using smartphones and other portable devices to take charge of your medical care? The NY Times has an article about attachments to the iPhone for tracking blood sugar and blood pressure. There are also glorified web cams that take pictures of your ear drum, teeth or eyes to save you a trip to the doctor's. Some people are tracking the changes in their moles with an iPhone App. Is this the beginning of Med 2.0?
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Are smartphones starting a boom in DIY Medicine?

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