Blood Pressure Watch to Start Sales [video]

Blood Pressure Watch to Start Sales [video]

We first wrote about Omron’s HeartGuide oscillometric blood pressure monitoring watch last year following its initial unveiling at CES 2018. One year later, Omron has a release date and price for the highly anticipated wearable. According to Omron’s...
Analog Smartwatch Adds ECG [video]

Analog Smartwatch Adds ECG [video]

We have followed Withings’ wearable tech since Health Tech Insider’s launch in June 2014. In the ensuing years, the firm was bought by Nokia in 2016 and then bought back by Withings’ co-founder and former chairman Éric Carreel in 2018. This year at CES...
Smart Baby Monitor Tracks Diaper Status [video]

Smart Baby Monitor Tracks Diaper Status [video]

Wearable tech companies build most devices for adults: for athletes and fitness buffs, for people who want to track one or more biomarkers, or for patients to whom doctors issue wearables to monitor vital signs and care plan compliance. Wearables built for babies and...
AI Detects Depression

AI Detects Depression

According to the World Health Organization, more than 300 million people worldwide suffer from depression. 60% of adults with mental illness do not receive any mental health services; social stigma, cost, and access to services all get in the way of receiving...