Posts Categorized: wellness

Gen I: Showcasing the next generation of healthcare tech

As we keep an eye on the next generation of innovators, we put our focus on the finalists of the MIAT Prize 2019 to discover the top six innovative ideas that have the potential to make the biggest impact in the healthcare sector.

Pharmacy chain promotes wellness with lighted windows

A Swedish pharmacy chain has installed windows that simulate daylight to help passersby get through the long winters.

Where Are They Now?: Lia

We spoke to co-founders Bethany Edwards and Anna Simpson, who are focusing on providing women with an ethical and sustainable product to help women find out if they’re pregnant in a convenient and private way.

App counts calories from photos

A new app can help users eat healthier by analysing the nutritional information in a meal from a photo.

New app could spot pancreatic cancer

Smartphone camera can be used with a new app to detect abnormal levels of bilirubin in the body.

In-ear nutritionist tells diners when they’re eating too fast

Currently seeking funding through Indiegogo, Bitbite is an in-ear tracker that’s able to quantify eating behaviors — down to chewing speed — and offer health recommendations.