TITLE

Wireless Proves Fertile Ground

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Karen
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Wireless Week;10/1/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 20, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on EggAlert, a service of PDAHealthWare which promises to help women increase their chances of conceiving. How to get started with the service; Benefits of its bonus text message alerting women before the probable start of their next menstrual cycle; Information on its companion service for men.
ACCESSION #
18443328

 

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