Interwoven Garment with 12-Lead ECG and More [video]

Interwoven Garment with 12-Lead ECG and More [video]

Wearable with ECGs take home health monitoring further than most consumers would have deemed likely so soon after the heath tech began to emerge from fitness trackers. We’ve written about Cambridge Heartwear’s Heartsense 3-lead ECG device. We also covered...
What Did You Miss at CES 2019?

What Did You Miss at CES 2019?

CES has become the leading show for health tech. The number of exhibitors with health and medical products has grown rapidly in recent years. Nowhere else can you find so many companies in one place, from huge multinational corporations to tiny startups and university...
Expressive Robot Helps Autistic Kids Learn [video]

Expressive Robot Helps Autistic Kids Learn [video]

Robotics continue to find meaningful applications in health care. A.I.-empowered robots in a pilot program in Canada help reduce hospital emergency department wait times and VGo’s telepresence robot augments clinical staff access in a variety of healthcare...
Withings Pulse HR  Retro Fitness Tracker

Withings Pulse HR Retro Fitness Tracker

We’ve followed Withings before, during, and after its purchase and sell back by Nokia. Not long after Withings regained its independence, the company launched the Steel HR Sport hybrid digital and analog smartwatch, a variation of the Steel HR introduced when...
Headband Helps Improve Sleep

Headband Helps Improve Sleep

At CES 2019, there were more companies showing sleep technology products than ever before, from smartphone apps to high tech sleeping pods. I often say that sleep technology is like weather reports; they tell you what happened but don’t give you any way to make...
Camera AI Helps You Remember Names [video]

Camera AI Helps You Remember Names [video]

Many adults start to notice memory loss in their mid-40s, but mild age-related cognitive decline among healthy, educated adults typically starts in the 20s and 30s, according to a study by the National Institute of Health. Remembering other people’s names can be...