Wearable Helps Workers Keep Their Distance [video]

Wearable Helps Workers Keep Their Distance [video]

Effective social distancing or controlled proximity is a keystone to a successful return to education and employment as most of us know it. If we can stay far enough away from each other long enough, health experts tell us, we’ll have our best chance to stem the...
Wearable Heating and Cooling Device [video]

Wearable Heating and Cooling Device [video]

Occasionally when we write about wearables on Health Tech Insider, the topic is clothing. Smart shirts are most common. In the past few months, for example, we wrote about Chronolife’s KeeSense smart t-shirt developed for remote patient monitoring. We covered...
Ocular Pressure Sensor Heads Off Blindness [video]

Ocular Pressure Sensor Heads Off Blindness [video]

As if a diagnosis of glaucoma isn’t bad enough, the progressive disease is the second leading cause of blindness worldwide according to the World Health Organization. An undetected and untreated IOP increase can result in permanent blindness due to optic nerve...
AI Assists Early Sepsis Identification and Treatment

AI Assists Early Sepsis Identification and Treatment

Sepsis is a killer; the CDC reports that each year at least 1.7 million adults in the U.S. develop sepsis, and one in three patients who die in a hospital have sepsis. Assigning the cause of death to sepsis is tricky because it’s not a disease nor an infectious...