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Founder Interview: Andrew Zenoff, CEO and Founder of BEAM – The Ultimate Conversation Starter

In times of tenuous political, environmental, and interpersonal debates, the desire to speak up or declare uniqueness also crescendos, acting as a natural counterbalance. Once you break the ice, [...]

Thriva: I Took My Own Blood Sample – What it’s like to use the Thriva kit

Founded in 2016, Thriva’s mission is to prevent health issues before they occur by sending customers an at-home blood sampling kit each quarter. Available in the United Kingdom, customers [...]

WHOOP: Pushing Performance, Preventing Injury

WHOOP has found a niche in the wearables world. It’s not worn by the average FitBit user (a self-directed classification) – instead, it’s used by elite athletes, coaches, and [...]

Zipline: Drones Save the World

During a routine C-section, a patient loses consciousness. The medical staff discovers that compatible blood for a transfusion is unavailable in the hospital. They put in an urgent call to a [...]

The Pip: Can This Little Device Decrease Your Stress?

Pip, an Irish company, has created a product of the same name, to help people handle their stress, or at least be aware of it. According to the American Psychological Association, short-term [...]

HumanCharger: A pocket-sized bright light brain energizer

HumanCharger sends bright light directly to the most light-sensitive regions of the brain. Created by Finnish health technology company Valkee, the company claims that HumanCharger is the answer [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

First Derm: App Gives Fast Answers To Troubling Skin Problems, Anonymous and Cost Effective

Dr. Alexander Börve, CEO and founder of iDoc24, spoke with us about the Company’s dermatology triage app, First Derm. Dr. Börve, an orthopedic surgeon by trade, was first clued into the need for [...]

Beddit And Forget It: Unobtrusive Sleep Tracking Unveils Habits

The Beddit Sleep Tracker uses ballistocardiography (BCG) to track activity including heartbeat, respiration, and movement, in order to analyze sleep quality, duration, and patterns. Unlike other [...]