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Eclipse rx

Eclipse Rx: Solar-Powered Wearable to Monitor Sun Exposure Developed by A Dermatologist

A dermatologist has developed a wearable device called Eclipse Rx™ that monitors UV exposure. The device, available to order, combines sun monitoring with fitness tracking in a sleek band. “Whether you are concerned about your health or beauty, with this one device, you win,” says Dr. Brian Matthys, Eclipse Rx creator and a board-certified dermatologist. […]
VivaLNK Vital Scout

VivaLNK’s Vital Scout is a Wearable Patch that Continuously Monitors Stress and Recovery

VivaLnk, a leading provider of connected healthcare solutions for wellness, patient care, and telemedicine, has announced the availability of its product Vital Scout, the only reusable, wearable patch for the continuous monitoring of stress and recovery levels. The patch is designed to be worn 24 hours a day over a period of 2 to 3 […]
BioSensics NIH grant

BioSensics Receives $4.3M Grant Award from the NIH to for Remote Monitoring of Cognitive...

BioSensics, a global leader in wearable movement sensors for healthcare, has received a grant award from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to develop technology for continuous, remote monitoring of cognitive decline. Using this technology, BioSensics will be able to perform objective assessment of instrumental activities of daily living, life space, and digital social interactions, […]
Sweat based sensor

UT-Dallas Researchers Develop Wearable Sensor That Monitors Sweat for Alcohol And Glucose Levels

For Diabetes patients, traditional method of blood-based-glucose testing requires frequent finger pricking throughout the day, which is not liked by most patients. On the other hand, while blood alcohol content accurately measures a person’s alcohol consumption, it requires lengthy procedures and trained personnel to analyze samples. Now, researchers at the University of Texas at Dallas […]
Wearable data privacy

How Data Breach is Inevitable in Wearable Devices

It’s 7 o’clock in the morning and your smartwatch is gently buzzing on your wrist, telling you its time to get up. All night long, your smartwatch tracked your heart rate, blood pressure and sleep quality. The paired mobile phone is displaying all the accumulated information right before your eyes. However, the fact that so […]
NeoMano Glove

NeoMano Robotic Glove Helps People with Paralyzed Hands to Grip Objects

Patients with spinal cord injury may experience symptoms like pain, numbness or even paralysis. Patients may be unable to perform everyday tasks, thereby leaving a lasting impression on the quality of life of the person. Now, a Korean company Neofect has developed a glove called NeoMano, which wraps around the palm as well as index […]