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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 shipping the product next year. Falls […]
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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 year, and the frequency increases to […]
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SRI CarePredict AI

AI-Powered Digital Health Company CarePredict Inks Multi-Year Agreement with SRI Management

CarePredict, an Artificial Intelligence-driven digital health company that’s focused on developing technologies to provide high-quality senior care, announced that SRI Management, a leading senior living company, is installing the CarePredict […]
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Multi joint soft exosuit

Scientists Develop Groundbreaking Multi-Joint, Personalized Wearable Soft Exosuit

Engineers at the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University and Harvard SEAS have developed smart textile-based soft robotic exosuits that could be worn by soldiers, rescue workers […]
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DFree Incontinence

DFree Wearable Device for Urinary Incontinence Launches in US

San Diego, CA-based Triple W has launched its new wearable device for urinary incontinence in the US. The device called DFree helps users predict toilet timing and prevent accidents. Triple […]
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Wearable devices fall risk

Wearable Accelerometers Can Predict Seniors’ Risk of Falling, Says Study

The most common cause of injury in older adults is fall, which can create ongoing health problems. However, it’s usually after the fall that treatment and awareness follow. In a […]
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