Smartphone App Could Help Save Lives of New Mothers

Smartphone App Could Help Save Lives of New Mothers

Preeclampsia — a dangerous form of hypertension — affects about one in every twelve pregnancies in the United States. Low-dose aspirin can lower the blood pressure of pregnant patients who have an increased risk of preeclampsia. However, a recent survey...
Mental Health App Now Free to 50 Million Germans

Mental Health App Now Free to 50 Million Germans

In a fast paced world, burnout has become a global concern. A significant proportion of employees report burnout as the prime cause of their mental health concerns. Germany is tackling this issue through HelloBetter Stress and Burnout: a digital health intervention...
Sensors to the Rescue to Prevent Elderly Falls

Sensors to the Rescue to Prevent Elderly Falls

For many elderly people, their greatest fear is of an unexpected fall that will be the beginning of the end. According to April 2021 World Health Organization Falls data, falls are the second most common cause of unintentional injury deaths worldwide. People in their...
New Sleep Headband Uses Biofeedback to Improve Sleep

New Sleep Headband Uses Biofeedback to Improve Sleep

Due to increasing stress, busy schedules, and the use of screens around bedtime, people today are facing poor sleep time and issues staying asleep. According to the Centers for Disease Control, more than one-third of U.S. adults don’t get enough sleep on a...