Connected Health News

Infineon semiconductors enable healthy living

German electronics company Infineon says its semiconductor products are making the IoT an increasingly key component of healthy lifestyles. In 2050, there will be more than two billion people [...]

Withings builds hands-free connected home urine lab

French healthcare company Withings has announced what it claims is the world’s first hands-free connected home urine lab. Following four years of development, U-Scan is said to be a [...]

CoachCare and CareSpan deliver remote patient monitoring

New York-based CoachCare is to provide medically-assisted remote patient monitoring (RPM) for CareSpan Health, a healthcare technology and services company that has developed the Clinic-in-the-Cloud integrated digital care platform. [...]

FDA clears CardiacSense watch for heart checks

Israeli digital health company CardiacSense has received US FDA clearance for its CSF-3 watch to measure beat-by-beat heart rate and oxygen saturation of arterial haemoglobin (SpO2). The company makes [...]

Epicore launches connected sweat patch at CES

Massachusetts digital health company Epicore Biosystems unveiled a connected hydration sweat patch and mobile app at this month’s CES in Las Vegas. The company is developing sweat-sensing wearables to [...]

Ferrum raises $6m to bring AI to healthcare

California-based Ferrum Health has raised $6m to bring artificial intelligence (AI) into healthcare. The funding round was led by Urban Innovation Fund, Cercano Management and Singtel Innov8. “We are [...]

CommuniTake protects remote patient monitoring

To help healthcare providers improve security and patient care operations, Israeli firm CommuniTake is introducing an IoT wireless data terminal that looks like a smartphone. The purpose-built device is [...]

Remote patient monitoring in rapid growth, says Juniper

The number of patients using remote patient monitoring (RPM) will reach 115.5 million globally by 2027, equating to 1.4% of the total population, according to Juniper Research. This is [...]

ATA welcomes US telehealth law extensions

The American Telemedicine Association (ATA) has welcomed the two-year extension for telehealth provisions included in the omnibus bill ratified into law by US president Joe Biden last month. “We [...]

Fertility tracker keeps data outside US jurisdiction

Austrian company FemSense has brought its fertility and cycle tracking technology to the USA and promises to keep user data outside of the USA. The company keeps the data [...]

Wearables market to stall, predicts IDC

Market watcher IDC expects growth for wearables to stall as macroeconomic pressures continue. While the wearables market inched forward with year-over-year growth of 1.7% in the third quarter of [...]

Jillian Michaels launches iTouch fitness tracker

US lifestyle tech brand iTouch Wearables unveiled at CES a smartwatch and fitness tracker created in partnership with health and wellness expert Jillian Michaels. Michaels is a personal trainer, [...]