New Study Explores Soldier Performance Using Wearables

New Study Explores Soldier Performance Using Wearables

A group of soldiers in far upstate New York are performing a vital role in wearables development. U.S. Army soldiers with the 4th Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division are engaged in a yearlong study with a combination of...
Organs-on-Chip Speed Drug Development

Organs-on-Chip Speed Drug Development

Advances in wearable health tech raise hope for additional discoveries to relieve or cure people with debilitating or fatal diseases and conditions. The artificial pancreas is a notable case in point, combining continuous glucose monitoring with insulin pumps....
Medicare Approves Smartphone Use with CGMs

Medicare Approves Smartphone Use with CGMs

Wearable sensors are transforming healthcare practice in ways that could not be imagined even a few decades ago. They make it possible to monitor patients more closely and around the clock. Alerts can be generated if readings stray outside a target range. Data can be...
Wearable Drug Test Lab Speeds Detection

Wearable Drug Test Lab Speeds Detection

Wearable pharmaceutical research and development usually focus on appropriate drug release. Drug delivery devices can help with patient compliance, dosage timing, and automatic dosing in response to biometric sensing. We’ve written about magnetically-controlled...