Popular fitness tracker Fitbit has the potential to save the lives of thousands of chemotherapy patients by helping doctor predict which patients will do well on a course of therapy, according to a study by the University of Southern California (USC). Some cancer patients fake feeling well to please their doctor, the study said. “What […]
An innovative electrically conductive hydrogel that can stretch, flex, and self-heal when cut and reattached, has been developed by researchers at King Abdullah University of Science & Technology (KAUST) in Saudi Arabia. The invention can be helpful in a variety of applications including wearable electronics, wound healing patches, and touch-sensitive robotics. Smart patches are gaining […]
A Hong Kong-based company is set to launch an Indiegogo campaign for its product “BabyLook,” which uses company’s Artificial Intelligence (AI) platform to ease frustration and worries of baby care. The company, viv Limited plans, develops, and manages projects to “visualize the minds of children” using AI technology. Read more Health Tech Startup Neopenda Unveils […]
Caretaker Medical Wins CE Certification for Continuous Non-Invasive Blood Pressure & Wireless Vital Signs...
Caretaker Medical has received CE certification for Caretaker4® wireless Continuous Non-Invasive Blood Pressure (CNIBP) and vital signs monitoring. Read more Microsoft Files Patent for Eyeglasses That Measure Blood Pressure Caretaker 4 is recognized as an FDA-Cleared wearable vital signs monitor for measuring ICU Quality Continuous Beat-by-Beat Blood Pressure, Heart Rate, SP02 and Body Temperature. Winning […]
W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. or simply ‘Gore’ is an American multinational manufacturing company specializing in products derived from fluoropolymers. This Newark, Delaware-based company is best known for its waterproof, breathable Gore-Tex fabrics. The company uses PTFE – a.k.a. Teflon – in a variety of products. However, today most of its products are made […]
Scientists at the University of California San Diego created a new wearable ultrasound patch that non-invasively monitors blood pressure in arteries deep beneath the skin such as the jugular vein and carotid artery. The new patch could be helpful in detecting cardiovascular problems earlier on and with greater precision. In a proof-of-concept study, the patch […]