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Five Top Doctors and Healthcare Professionals join the Board. Tactio renames itself to better align with its personal and family health & wellness mission. TargetWeight Pro wil...

Wed, 06/06/2012 - 4:45am
The Associated Press

MONTREAL--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 6, 2012-- Tactio Health Group announces the launch of the Tactio Medical Advisory Board. The Tactio Medical Advisory Board includes certified physicians and health professionals from various specialties and countries, all sharing the drive and passion to blend their medical knowledge & healthcare experience with Tactio's mobile software & system's proficiency to make millions of people live a more active, enjoyable and healthy lifestyle.

Tactio Medical Advisory Board members will provide their expertise to Tactio engineers on medical methods and formulas as well as guidance on health issues and specific conditions, best healthcare practices, mobile healthcare trends and emerging healthcare technologies.

The Tactio Medical Advisory Board members are Dr. Alfons Pomp, MD (Weight-loss/Metabolic Surgery, New York - Cornell), Dr. Hughes Jeanmart, MD, FRCSC (Robotic Cardiac Surgery, Montreal - MHI), Dr.

Rémi Rabasa-Lhoret, MD, PhD (Endocrinologist/Diabetes, Montreal - IRCM), Dr. Eric Sicard, MD (Family Medicine, Montreal - Algorithme Pharma) & Dr. Rebecca Thompson (Biomedical Immunology - Ohio, Toledo University Medical Center).

Today nearly 2,500,000 health-conscious people from around the globe use Tactio's TactioHealth home wellness-system daily. A fast growing amount also use TactioReady eHealth wellness devices (WiFi scales, blood pressure & activity trackers from manufacturers such as A&D Medical, Fitbit, iHealth, Wahoo Fitness and Withings) to benefit from self tracking & quantifying yet eliminating the burden of data entry.

TactioHealth provides Health Risks Assessment such as Cardio-Vascular, Type 2 Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome. TactioHealth has been rated the #1 Health App in more then 7 countries and can be downloaded on iPhones or iPads from the iTunes AppStore.

"I am extremely honored to have such top, world class healthcare professionals join Tactio's mission to help people electronically manage their health & wellness from their iPhones and iPads" said Michel Nadeau, P.Eng., President, CEO & Founder of Tactio Health Group.

"Keeping fit and staying healthy is your best option to prevent cardiovascular disease. TactioHealth is a great way to remind and to help you stay on track toward your target. If every time you open your iPhone, the app looks at you, it rings a bell inside you. Tracking and handling your health is a good way to avoid meeting me!" added Dr.

Hughes Jeanmart, MD. FRCSC, from the Montreal Heart Institute.

"Mobile health and wellness applications which allow an individual to easily monitor their own health are the beginning of a new and exciting era of medicine. As a healthcare professional, preventative medicine is an integral part of patient wellness. TactioHealth enables individuals to take control of monitoring themselves and family by putting easy to understand information in palm of their hand," noted Dr. Rebecca Thompson, PhD., from the Toledo University Medical Center.

About Tactio Health Group Tactio Health Group is a world leader in mobile health systems with millions using its flagship TactioHealth Wellness System enjoying the personal and family benefits of being led to live a more active, healthier lifestyle. Tactio designs and builds multi-touch, cloud computing mobile software applications and systems that bring Internet market dynamics to the health and wellness industry, by providing world-class mobile solutions that instead of reactively tracking diseases, rather bring people the software they need to self track daily, weekly and monthly, to feel better and stay healthy longer.

Visit www.tactiosoft.com for more information.

Web: www.tactiosoft.com - Twitter: @TargetWeight - Facebook: TargetWeight CONTACT: Tactio Health Group Audrey Chartier, (514) 657-7628 x701 media@tactiosoft.com KEYWORD: NORTH AMERICA CANADA INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY SOFTWARE HEALTH GENERAL HEALTH SOURCE: Tactio Health Group Copyright Business Wire 2012 PUB: 06/06/2012 08:00 AM/DISC: 06/06/2012 08:00 AM http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20120606005416/

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