How Cell Phones Are Transforming Health Care in Africa

Since the year 2000,  Africa’s use of mobile phones has greatly increased and this increase in cell phone use has been thought to greatly effect the field of health care in a positive way. Cell phones are making it much easier for medical information to be recorded and spread countrywide in order to benefit. This information is also beneficial to the production and distribution of medicines and vaccinations. All-in-all we see another example of the mobile device playing a crucial and necessary role that was never foreseen but will definitely be utilized.

Article Link: http://www.technologyreview.com/view/519041/how-cell-phones-are-transforming-health-care-in-africa/

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