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...
Upgraded Smart Watch Now Tracks Sleep and Stress

Upgraded Smart Watch Now Tracks Sleep and Stress

A 2021 upgrade to the TicWatch Pro S by Mobvoi offers enhanced sleep analysis functions, precision exercise options, blood oxygen tracking, and an app that uses heart rate and breathing activity to identify changes in stress levels. Changes to the Pro S sleep tracker...
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...
Sweat Patch Tracks Multiple Biomarkers [video]

Sweat Patch Tracks Multiple Biomarkers [video]

The search continues for clinical-grade, non-invasive wearables that can monitor crucial biomarkers passively. Patient compliance is greatest when users don’t need to take additional action after they strap on, pin on, or press on a wearable that continuously...