Canadian Province Now Covers CGM for Diabetes Patients

Canadian Province Now Covers CGM for Diabetes Patients

Approximately 537 million adults are living with diabetes worldwide; this number is projected to rise to 643 million by 2030. These are alarming statistics. While newer technologies are being introduced to improve diagnostic and management strategies, this alone is...
App Shown to Reduce Back Pain and Healthcare Costs

App Shown to Reduce Back Pain and Healthcare Costs

Recent results from a large-scale clinical trial indicate that the Kaia Health digital musculoskeletal (MSK) therapy platform reduces patient costs considerably compared to conventional therapy for low back pain. The Kaia app applies computer vision technology through...
No-Contact Breathing Monitor Now Has FDA Clearance

No-Contact Breathing Monitor Now Has FDA Clearance

Software that uses a smartphone or smart speaker to monitor breathing now has FDA 510 (k) clearance. The clinically validated app was developed by the University of Washington spinout company, Sound Life Sciences. It uses sonar to detect changes in breathing. Before...