Cardiology device market to shrink 3% annually through 2016; Best Buy to sell Aetna health wellness technology products;

> As procedures mature and sales prices fall, the cardiology device market in the U.S. is expected to shrink by 3 percent annually through 2016, according to a report from Millennium Research Group. Despite the decline, the market still will be worth $2.4 billion in 2016. Announcement

> Aetna will sell four of its online wellness products--including smoking cessation and weight management modules--at the new "health technology" departments of three Chicago-area Best Buy stores, HealthTechZone reports. The "My Resources for Living Well" products, which include access to online support communities and other virtual tools, cost $19.99 each. Article

> The University of North Dakota and women's health IT company NeoMatrix will collaborate to develop technology to aid in early breast cancer detection, according to a joint press release. According to the announcement, UND's technology is based on finding cancer biomarkers in breast nipple aspirate fluid. Announcement

> In healthcare social media news, Siemens Healthcare announced it will sponsor Social Media Today's Healthworks Collective community, reports Healthcare IT News. The Healthworks Collective is an online gathering place where healthcare professionals discuss medical technology and health policy. Per the agreement, Siemens experts will provide content and other resources to the site. Article

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