Samsung Watch Cleared for ECG in South Korea

Samsung Watch Cleared for ECG in South Korea

I’m a healthy, active adult, but my doctor insists that I monitor my heart rate when I exercise. Why? Because I have a congenital heart defect that puts me at risk for atrial fibrillation, or Afib. This abnormal heart rhythm affects an estimated 33.5 million people...
Smart Bra Monitors Hearth Health [video]

Smart Bra Monitors Hearth Health [video]

Former engineering students from MIT are developing washable, flexible circuits with sensors to capture biometric data. Bloomer Tech’s mission is tailoring cardiovascular healthcare to women. The company is currently in trials with its first product, the Bloomer...
Incubator Seeks COVID-19 Solutions

Incubator Seeks COVID-19 Solutions

Technology incubators and accelerators are not new concepts. In 2015, we wrote about the American Medical Association’s Chicago-based AMA Interaction Studio at MATTER that provides a space for healthcare professionals to interact with entrepreneurs and...