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In-Belt “Airbag” Confronts Fall-Related Injuries

Fall-prevention startup ActiveProtective has recently announced a $4.6 million funding round, bringing the company’s total funding to $10 million. The […]

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Husband and Wife Team Create Emergency Alert System for Apple Watch

Drs. Kristen and Shea Gregg have created an emergency alert app for the Apple Watch inspired by their personal experience […]

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Existing Technology Could Help Dementia Patients and Caregivers

An article published Tuesday in the American Journal of Accountable Care argued for the implementation of existing technologies in the […]

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Cox Designs Smart Home For Seniors

A new smart home designed by Cox Communications uses technology to address many of the challenges faced by older Americans […]

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How Three Healthcare Organizations Make Use of Wearable Technology

As wearable sensor technology continues to advance, wearable devices are able to gather more and more relevant, high-quality health data […]

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VitalConnect Raises $38 million Series C

VitalConnect announced Tuesday the closure of a $38 million Series C funding round led by MVM and Baxter Ventures. This […]

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9 Industries and $100 Billion: Who’s Competing for the 50+ Set?

As an investor or entrepreneur, what should you know about the longevity economy and its implications for digital health? To […]

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Digital Health Companies Pixelro and 1Drop Launch from Samsung’s C-lab

Samsung has announced the launch of seven new spin-out companies developed in C-lab, the company’s in-house startup incubator, including two […]

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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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