Sensors Wearables

Wearable monitors help older people better manage diabetes – study

Released on November 19, 2019

Wearable monitors help older people better manage diabetes – study Older people with diabetes would benefit from using wearable glucose monitors […]

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M&A Sensors Wearables

Massachusetts-based Biofourmis to acquire Zurich wearable company

Released on November 18, 2019

Biofourmis, which makes software-based therapeutic platforms, has purchased Biovotion, a company that makes a wearable biosensor. The financial details of the […]

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Cardiology Digital Health Wearables

Study: Apple Watch can identify heart rhythm irregularities

Released on November 15, 2019

Results from a new study observed that wearable technology such as an Apple Watch can safely identify heart rate irregularities that […]

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Sensors Wearables

Flexible Wireless Oxygen Sensor for Monitoring Newborns at Home

Released on November 15, 2019

Researchers at Worcester Polytechnic Institute have developed a prototype wireless, flexible oxygen sensor the size of a band aid. The device […]

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Digital Health Healthcare Wearables

Apple Research hands-on: Want to share years of personal data for free?

Released on November 15, 2019

I’m impressed by Apple’s new Research app for the iPhone and Apple Watch. It’s beautifully designed, ambitious in scope, and so […]

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Robotics Wearables

First Paralyzed American Completes a Marathon Using a ReWalk Exoskeleton

Released on November 6, 2019

U.S. Veteran Terry Hannigan Vereline successfully walked the 2019 New York City Marathon, walking all 26.2 miles over a span of […]

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FDA Wearables

Device aimed at curbing ‘dead-in-bed’ opioid effects wins FDA breakthrough status

Released on November 1, 2019

Dive Brief: FDA awarded breakthrough designation to Colorado Springs, Colo.-based Med-botics’ Oxalert Enhanced Pulse Oximeter (EPOTM) device to be used in […]

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Cardiology Diagnostics Wearables

Epidermal Display Screens for On-Body Flexible Medical Devices

Released on October 31, 2019

Researchers from Nanjing University in China have developed a way to place displays on human skin that are flexible, safe, and […]

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Cardiology Wearables

AliveCor and Xiaomi-backed Huami will co-develop ECG wearables

Released on October 30, 2019

After making an early splash with portable ECG accessories for smartphones, AliveCor has fought to remain relevant as smartwatches have grown […]

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Neuro Wearables

Narbis Glasses Detect Brainwaves to Measure Attention, Turn Dark to Help Keep Focus

Released on October 29, 2019

Consumer-grade electroencephalography (EEG) devices are interesting novelties, but their capabilities tend to be very limited. What they’re pretty good at, though, […]

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Biotech Drug-delivery Wearables

Phillips-Medisize wins contract for wearable combination product

Released on October 22, 2019

Phillips-Medisize said today that it entered into an agreement with an unnamed biotechnology company to manufacture a wearable, electronic-enabled combination product for […]

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Wearables

Beddr launches data analytics, insights, and sleep coaching for SleepTuner wearable

Released on October 22, 2019

Beddr is launching improved data analytics, insights, and sleep coaching from experts for its SleepTuner, an FDA-registered consumer wearable that measures […]

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