Using Cryptocurrency to Modify Behavior

In-Depth: Cryptocurrency’s digital health potential for data sharing, behavior incentives

By Laura Lovett

As Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies take off in a gold rush-like fashion, players in the digital health field have jumped on board the cryptocurrency wagon. Some companies, like Nobel Prize contender George Church’s brainchild Nebula, are finding ways for the consumer to monetize their personal genetic data. Still others are using the digital currency in more traditional ways, like incentivizing app users to workout by offering them coins… Read the Article