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Michigan State University Develops Smart Phone Case that Measures Blood Pressure

Daily blood pressure measurements can lend care providers valuable insight into their patient’s day-to-day health. But taking these measurements can […]

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Samsung Galaxy S9 to Include Blood Pressure Monitor

Tech company Samsung announced this weekend that the Galaxy S9, which will be available for purchase in March, will include […]

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A Wearable for the Chronically Ill? Spry Health Raises $5.5M, Awaits FDA Clearance

The wearable market is poised to take off, but the majority of them still target the “lifestyle” market: the already […]

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3 Months After Purchasing Withings, Nokia Re-Launches its Consumer Brand with Digital Health Front and Center

In February, less than a year after its acquisition of consumer-facing digital health company Withings, Nokia announced it would re-launch […]

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Eyeing the Global Aging in Place Market, Dutch Investment Firm Acquires Majority Stake in Telehealth Infrastructure Company Verklizan

The Dutch telehealth infrastructure company already operates in several European countries, but with its investment, Dutch firm Main Capital Partners […]

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Avoid white coat hypertension with home blood pressure monitoring

A new study published online today in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC), says white coat hypertension is most […]

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Iggbo, local health startup and blood-draw facilitator, raises $13 million

A 1-year-old, locally based blood-drawing firm is moving full-steam ahead with some extra cash in its pocket. Iggbo, a company […]

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Digital technology can now take your vital signs

If you’ve ever stayed in the hospital, you know the discomfort and quasi-humiliation of having various nurses periodically come in […]

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More Support for Aggressive Blood Pressure Treatment for Elderly

People who get their high blood pressure down to normal levels may substantially cut their risk of heart disease — […]

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Target to pilot connected health sections in 550 stores

Dive Brief: Target is piloting a connected care program that will bring a range of wireless-enabled medical grade devices to select […]

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