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Smart cane activity tracker

This Smart Cane Can Double as an Activity Tracker for the Elderly

For people who use a cane, it’s very difficult to track their activity with a wrist-worn wearable. Researchers at the University of Malaga (UMA)...
MobileHelp Smart Medical Alert

MobileHelp Smart Medical Alert System Protects Users with a Help Button

MobileHelp® launched MobileHelp Smart, a wearable medical alert system through integration with the new Samsung Galaxy Watch, augmenting its current offering with additional stylish...
CarePredict Tempo CES 2019

CarePredict raises $9.5 million for AI wearable that monitors seniors’ health

CarePredict, an AI-driven digital health company that is on a mission to develop technologies that can provide high-quality senior care, announced that it has...
CarePredict CES 2019

CES 2019: CarePredict Wins CTA Foundation Accessibility Award

CarePredict, an AI-driven digital health company that is on a mission to develop technologies that can provide high-quality senior care, has been selected as...
HipSafe wearable airbag

Hip’Safe Wearable Airbag for the Elderly will Begin Shipping Worldwide in 2019

Hip’Safe, the wearable airbag designed to protect the elderly from a fall, will be available in 2019. Helite, its maker announced that it’ll start...
Elderly fall risk

Wearable Inertial Sensor-Based Devices Can Accurately Assess Elderly Fall Risk: Study

Among the elderly, a substantial health problem is falling. Around one-third of senior citizens (aged 65 or over) experience at least one fall per...