YouTube demonetizes anti-vaccination videos
YouTube will demonetize channels that promote anti-vaccination views, after a report by BuzzFeed News found ads,...
Robotics, AR and VR are poised to reshape...
About 20 years ago, a medical device startup called Intuitive Surgical debuted the da Vinci robot and changed...
Google makes it easier to find prescription drug...
In an effort to combat the opioid crisis, Google will begin labeling places where people can safely dispose of their...
Biotech AI startup Sight Diagnostics gets $27.8M...
Sight Diagnostics, an Israeli medical devices startup that’s using AI technology to speed up blood testing, has...
DARPA wants smart bandages for wounded warriors
Nowhere is prompt and effective medical treatment more important than on the battlefield, where injuries are severe and...
Juul Labs hires former Apple employee to lead the...
Juul Labs, the e-cig company under fire for its product’s popularity with young people, has brought on a new VP...
Alphabet-backed Medicare Advantage startup Clover...
Despite a number of well-publicized hiccups, venture capitalists are betting another $500 million on health insurance...
Aiming to change the way people take medicine,...
A little over two years after Lyndra Therapeutics Inc. first unveiled its technology for time-delayed drug delivery...
Wellness startup Hims enters the unicorn club...
Men and women's wellness startup Hims has raised $100 million on a $1 billion pre-money valuation.
The new Parsley Health Center in NYC doesn’t...
Parsley Health has just opened a new, fully redesigned space on Fifth Avenue in New York City, marking the first true...
Dog cancer treatment startup raises $5 million...
One in every three dogs gets cancer, according to the National Canine Cancer Foundation. OneHealth, a startup that just...
The Pill Club raises $51M as VCs find new...
VMG Partners has led the $51 million round, with participation from new investors GV and ACME Capital (fka Sherpa...
Alphabet’s Verily scores FDA clearance for its...
Big week for Google wearable news — which, honestly, I not a phrase I expected to write in 2019. But a day after...
Innovaccer nabs $11 million from Microsoft’s VC...
Cracking the silos of digital health records promises to bring better care to patients by better informing doctors,...
Microsoft Bing not only shows child pornography,...
Illegal child exploitation imagery is easy to find on Microsoft’s Bing search engine. But even more...
Juul launches ‘make the switch’ TV campaign...
For Juul Labs, 2018 was a long year full of ups and downs, with the company coming under heavy scrutiny by the FDA over...
CherryHome raises $5.2M to apply AI to home care...
A new startup using AI to look after elderly people at home has raised a new round of funding to apply its platform to...
Juul Labs gets $12.8 billion investment from...
After a long year fighting underage use of its products, Juul Labs has today struck a deal with Altria Group, the...
Teeth aligner startup Candid opens up physical...
Candid, a teeth aligner startup that aims to make straight teeth more accessible and more affordable than Invisalign,...
Insurance startup Bright Health raises $200M at...
Bright Health, another startup seeking to disrupt an antiquated industry, has raised $440 million since 2016.