Female health tech

by Sam Draper

July 5, 2018

Rising Popularity of Female Health Tech Will Take A Big Bite Out of Wearables Market

When it comes to women’s health tech, we haven’t seen any major breakthrough except a few female health trackers and smart bras. Still, we should feel excited about what’s happening in the space, because players are finally getting involved in women’s health tech and women’s health startups are currently on the scene. “This is an […]

Smart products making a revolution

by Sam Draper

July 5, 2018

How Smart Products Are Making A Revolution in Healthcare

A few years ago, wearable technology meant something that you wear on your wrists such as a fitness tracker monitoring your heart and tracking your steps, but now the technology has gone far beyond that and we’re seeing smart clothes and smart shoes with embedded sensors, to electrodes implanted in the brain. The wearables industry, […]

by Ramona Socher

July 5, 2018

Everything Starts With The Heart – Interview With Firstbeat CEO Joni Kettunen

Firstbeat is a company that brings cutting-edge physiology, mathematics, and technology together in pursuit of a simple, important goal – to make better health, fitness and performance decisions based on physiology. We wanted to learn more about Firstbeat and its approach and interviewed Joni Kettunen, the CEO & Co-Founder. You will also see him speaking about […]

by Sam Draper

July 5, 2018

Non-adherence to medications can lead to negative healthcare outcomes: Interview with Shark Dreams CEO Dharma Teja Nukarapu

Dharma Teja Nukarapu is the CEO & Founder of Shark Dreams. In an interview with WT | Wearable Technologies Mr. Nukarapu discussed his company’s ecosystem called LIVIT. LIVIT ecosystem is designed to help patients and healthcare professionals with the problem of taking medications properly and timely. The system facilitates communication between patients, pharmacists and doctors […]

by Sam Draper

July 5, 2018

Jenax Will Exhibit World’s First Truly Flexible Battery at Wearable Technologies 2018 San Francisco

A vital part of wearables, especially in the healthcare space, are batteries. Flexible, durable and innovative design of batteries can provide the wearable a sleek, fashionable look. Jenax, the high-tech power company, will exhibit its J.Flex, the world’s first truly flexible battery, at the WT | Wearable Technologies Conference to be held in Moscone Center from […]

Contact lens monitor glucose

by Sam Draper

July 4, 2018

Soft Contact Lens Can Monitor Glucose, Medical Conditions and Deliver Drugs

Researchers at Purdue University have developed soft contact lenses that not only works as a contact lens but also can monitor glucose and medical conditions and be used to track intraocular pressure and drug delivery directly into the eyes. Read more Medtronic’s Smartphone-Connected CGM System Gets FDA Approval In the past, sensors could not be […]