The Ice Bucket Challenge has brought in more than $220 million
globally for the fight against ALS.
Ice Bucket Challenge funding has enabled the ALS Association to fund
efforts to advance new critical scientific alliances to find new treatments.
Source: ALS Association, Impact of the Ice Bucket Challenge, April 2015
Compiled by Cari kraft, Jacobs Management Group, Inc.
bY THE NUMbERS
19-34 year olds.
Since July 2013 about
six million young adults
between age 19 and
34 gained healthcare
coverage in the U.S., the
largest increase of any
Source: PwC Health
Research Institute, Top
Health Industry Issues of
2015, December 2014
45. 7 million smart wearable medical devices are expected to be shipped in 2015.
The most recent forecast from the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide
Quarterly shows that Wearable Device Tracker vendors will ship a total of 45. 7 million
units in 2015, up 133.4% from the 19. 6 million units shipped in 2014.
Source: International Data Corporation, Worldwide Wearable Device Tracker, March 2015