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GM Surges in Race for Self-Driving Car with Strobe, Inc. Acquisition

Though it’s rarely the focus of attention, self-driving cars have the ability to revolutionize what it means to age-in-place for […]

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Sensoria, Genesis Rehab Services Partner on Smart Socks & Fall Prevention for Elderly

The annual Health 2.0 conference is always a big one for announcing new healthcare partnerships, and during last week’s 11th […]

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Cigna, UnitedHealthcare Dive Deep on Shifting to Patient-Centered Care

During Health 2.0’s annual fall conference last week, both Cigna and UnitedHealthcare dove into what it really means for the […]

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Survey: 77% of Medicare Members Have Used Digital Health Tools

Ever heard that older adults are unwilling to adopt technology? A new survey by Healthmine on the use of digital […]

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Cheap, Disposable Health Monitoring Sensors: Qualcomm Life, Benchmark Team Up

Hospitals are asking for a low-cost biometric patch that can be adapted for multiple uses, monitoring patients both in the […]

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Entrepreneur of the Week: Felix Etzler, Aifloo

The AI-powered wristband launched by Sweden-based startup Aifloo was designed specifically with the elderly and their caregivers in mind. With […]

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Entrepreneur of the Week: John Robertson, HomeEXCEPT

Through the sole use of temperature, HomeEXCEPT home sensors provide a non-intrusive way to monitor the activities of a loved […]

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Huawei, Samsung Add Functionality for Seniors to Smartwatches

As more and more smartwatch makers broaden their health and wellness applications beyond merely fitness tracking, they are increasingly turning […]

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Mass General Launches Heart Habits Pilot for Cardiac Patients

Massachusetts General Hospital announced this week a small 24-patient pilot of a new Heart Habits app for managing cardiac care […]

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Aifloo Raises $6M for its Wristband Designed for the Aged

The assumption is far too often that wearables are primarily for the young. This week, Swedish company Aifloo, announced a […]

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