by Ramona Socher

October 12, 2017

Activity and Vital Sign Monitoring for Medical Purposes

Our physical health is often suffering from todays stressful, demanding and fast-paced lifestyle. It is therefore all the more important to take care of your body and preventively monitor your health conditions. There is a number of exciting companies who encourage wearers living a healthier life with products. You can meet all of them at […]

by Ramona Socher

September 28, 2017

Wearables for Rehab

According to the American College of Sports Medicine, wearable technologies are the worlds current number one fitness trend (Thompson, 2015, 2016). By providing patients with an instant biofeedback, wearables not only have the possibility to prevent injury and overuse, but also to optimize training  (Düking, Holmberg, & Sperlich, 2017) which becomes of special interest in […]

by Stefanie Crucius

June 16, 2017

Women Deserve Smarter Technology That Gives Them the Freedom to Live Happier and Healthier Lives

Kegel training is perhaps not a glamourous topic, but it can help a lot to prevent unpleasant health conditions. We are happy to welcome Elvie at the WT | Wearable Technologies joint pavilion at MEDICA in Düsseldorf on November 13-16. Tania Boler, Co-Founder and CEO at Chiaro, explained why and how pelvic floor muscle training […]

by Ramona Socher

June 7, 2017

Staying Safe and Healthy – These Wearables Will Help

Eating clean, exercising often and getting regular sleep is for sure the most basic and natural way to stay healthy. But why not getting on the next level with supporting wearable technology?! Also personal safety is a big topic in the wearables industry. The following companies provide stunning healthcare, wellness and safety solutions guiding you […]

by Zuriñe Dopacio González

May 23, 2017

Constipation: Non-Invasive Solutions to Help your GI Tract Move

Constipation refers to bowel movements that are infrequent or hard to pass. Constipation has many causes such as slow movement of stool within the colon, irritable bowel syndrome, and pelvic floor disorders. Did you know that the rate of constipation among the population is between 2 and 30%? And that among the elderly living in […]