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INNOVO: Non-Invasive Wearable to Treat Stress Urinary Incontinence in Women

INNOVO is an FDA-cleared non-invasive wearable to treat Stress Urinary Incontinence (SUI) in women. Developed by Atlanta Therapeutics, INNOVO sends targeted and pain-free muscle stimulations through a pair of shorts, via neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES), to safely and effectively strengthen the muscles in the pelvic floor. Related Femtech Hardware Elvie Partners with NHS to Tackle […]
Garmin menstrual cycle tracker

Garmin Adds Menstrual Cycle Tracking to its Wearables and Smartwatches

Garmin has added a new feature for its female users allowing them to track menstrual cycles through Garmin wearables and smartwatches. The new feature gives users the ability to log symptoms and track cycles, and offers up additional context via Garmin Connect, the company’s mobile app. Throughout the month, users will get educational content on […]
Ava bracelet study

Ava Bracelet Can Detect Changes in Physiology and Predict Fertility: Study

A recent study published in the JMIR shows that Ava Bracelet, an ovulation tracking bracelet, can detect physiological changes in women and predict fertility. Lea von Bidder from Ava Science will be speaking about AI in women´s health at our WT | Wearable Technologies Conference in San Francisco, July 9-10. Previous studies examining physiological changes […]
Microneedle patch for contraception

Rapidly Separable Microneedle Patch Allows Women to Administer Birth Control Themselves

Women often do not have adequate access to contraception, and methods such as condoms have low acceptance and a high failure rate, mostly due to incorrect use, which can result in unplanned pregnancies. Other methods require trained professionals to be administered. Read more Ava Fertility Tracker to Partners with Claire Holt to Promote Fertility, Pregnancy […]
Long Acting DIY Contraceptive Patch

Georgia Tech Researchers Develop Long-Acting Contraceptive Patch that Gives Women DIY Option for Birth...

Traditional methods or birth controls such as, pills and condoms usually have high failure rate, and that might be one of the reasons why 40% of pregnancies in the United States are unplanned. Read more Wearable Technology for Women and Newborns, Family Planning and Pregnancy Long-acting birth control such as implants and intrauterine devices (IUDS) […]
Willow breast pump

Willow Adds New Features to its Breast Pump at CES 2019

Everyone was talking about the Willow breast pump when it debuted at the CES in 2017. This convenient and unobtrusive breast pump is quiet and hands-free, and most importantly it fits inside your bra. The wearable pump works while you go about your day, collecting milk into a special spill-proof container. Related Elvie’s Silent Wearable […]