by Vera Digner Romeiro

November 22, 2017

Diagnosis in the Comfort of Your Home!

Everybody knows that checking up on a doctor on a regular basis is fundamental for our health. However, sometimes we don’t seem to find the time for a medical appointment for several reasons. AND, even if we do, a simple diagnosis can cost us several visits to the doctor. Luckily, technological innovations are daily delivering […]

by Vera Digner Romeiro

November 10, 2017

World Diabetes Day #bluenovember

The World Diabetes Day (WDD) is getting closer! This day was created by IDF and the World Health Organization as an opportunity to raise awareness on the topic as well as to foster actions that may confront diabetes as a global health issue. Did you know that the WDD takes place on November 14 because […]

by Ramona Socher

November 6, 2017

Realize Your Vision of the Next Medical Applications

You have an idea for a wearable or medical device but you are lacking the right expertise at any stage of your product´s lifecycle? The companies introduced below might provide the perfect solution or service for your individual needs. Alpha-Fit’s innovative technical textiles are made of sensory filaments. The filament itself is able to measure […]

by Ramona Socher

October 30, 2017

Smart Tech for Fragile Stages in Life

While being pregnant or at the beginning of a new life smart technology can be a big relief for overcoming insecurities in these fragile phases in life. There are wearables designed to serve the needs of this particular group. Kegel training is perhaps not a glamourous topic but an important one. Elvie’s award-winning kegel trainer […]

by Matias Posio

October 25, 2017

Worldwide hotspot for innovation and networking: The 5th MEDICA MEDICINE + SPORTS CONFERENCE

The MEDICA MEDICINE + SPORTS CONFERENCE will celebrate its 5th anniversary at MEDICA 2017. This worldwide hotspot for innovations in sports medicine and related disciplines takes place on MEDICA days 2 and 3, on the 14th and 15th of November. Here, renowned sports medicine experts, sports scientists, visionaries, physiotherapists and sports techies gather together for […]

by Ramona Socher

October 24, 2017

Disease Management Made Easy

Chronic diseases affect patients in their daily life and often influence their independence. Asthma for example is very common in our population today and requires being attentive all the time. Luckily we live in the year 2018 and there are several useful tools out there that can help give patients back their independence. A tool […]