Bitbite: Lose Weight by Chewing Food Slower, More Regularly

Bitbite is a small in-ear piece that has a built-in microphone tuned to collecting eating sounds. Using sound analysis and pattern recognition, the Company “’listens to your eating and guides you [...]

Sensara: Unobtrusive and Invisible Monitoring for Aging at Home

Sensara is a Dutch company focused on helping the elderly age gracefully at home. Sensara’s mission is clear, “We provide a way of unobtrusive and invisible monitoring – the user doesn’t [...]

Evermind: Use Appliances to Monitor Loved Ones As They Age

Evermind uses household appliances to monitor daily activities of the aging at home population. The device looks like an adapter and can be plugged into any home AC outlet, with the monitored [...]

Lively: Empower Aging In Place With Passive Activity Sensors

As the population ages, more and more people are choosing to stay in their homes and in their communities. Children of elderly parents, oftentimes hundreds of miles away, are turning to connected [...]

Quell: First Drug-Free And FDA Cleared Pain Relief Wearable Hits the Market

Raising over 300% of its goal on Indiegogo in less than two weeks, Quell, created by scientists and technologists at NeuroMetrix, is the first pain relief wearable to hit the market. Quell looks [...]

Focus Topic – The Aging Population

By 2030, the number of Americans age 65 and older will double to about 71 million. Not only are people living longer but more people want to stay at home as they grow older, and there are fewer [...]

hello: Natural, Friendly, Delicious, and Effective Oral Care

I haven’t spent much time looking at the ingredients list in my toothpaste, until this past week. The box on my shelf lists a number of inactive ingredients including sodium saccharin, blue 1, [...]

Pager: House Calls at the Tap of a Button, Doctor at Your Door Within Two Hours

Pager lets users request telehealth appointments and doctor home visits via their mobile app. The Company works with board certified doctors who confirm these house call requests and arrive at [...]