New Consumer Sweat Patch Tracks Hydration

New Consumer Sweat Patch Tracks Hydration

Sweat suffers a bad rap, but Gatorade may change sweat’s status with a new biomarker patch. We’ve written many times about sweat’s potential as a source of medical biomarkers. Most recently we covered UK startup Sweati’s ongoing development of...
New Contact Lenses Use Gold to Correct Color Blindness

New Contact Lenses Use Gold to Correct Color Blindness

if you are among the 8% of males or 0.5% of females with color vision deficiency (CVD), take heart. An economical wearable may be on the way. A team of researchers from Khalifa University (KU) and Imperial College London are collaborating on development of reusable...
Home Devices And RPM In COVID-19 Treatment Trials

Home Devices And RPM In COVID-19 Treatment Trials

Amidst the global push to vaccinate enough people to establish COVID-19 herd immunity, the medical and pharma communities continue the search for effective treatments for patients infected with the virus. ObvioHealth and RedHill Biopharma recently launched a COVID-19...
FDA Approves Upgraded System For The Blind

FDA Approves Upgraded System For The Blind

Retinal implants are attention-getters. Everyone understands the dramatic benefit of helping blind people see, similar to helping wheelchair-bound people rise up and walk on their own. We’ve written about retinal implants several times in the past few years. We...