Twitter launches new search features to stop the...
As measles outbreaks in the United States and other countries continue to get worse, Twitter is introducing new search...
As concerns over medical device security rise,...
As medical devices move to networked technologies, securing those devices becomes increasingly important. Regulators,...
Journey launches its real-time group “Peloton...
Sitting silently with your eyes closed isn’t fun but it’s good for you…so you probably don’t...
UK health minister leans on social media...
Social media-fuelled anti-vaxxer propaganda is the latest online harm the U.K. government is targeting. Speaking on BBC...
Mint founder Aaron Patzer launches Vital, an ER...
Aaron Patzer launched Mint to help consumers organize their finances. Now he’s raised $5.2 million from investors...
Google Fit comes to iOS
Google today announced that Google Fit, the company’s fitness tracking app that launched on Android back in 2014,...
Erectile pharmacy app Ro launches telehealth...
Called Rory, the new line will target menopausal women with treatments for hot flashes, insomnia and more.
Doctolib is now a unicorn with new $170 million...
French startup Doctolib has raised a new round of funding of $170 million (€150 million). The round is led by...
EU gov’t and public health sites lousy with...
A study of tracking cookies running on government and public sector health websites in the European Union has found...
YourChoice Therapeutics is developing unisex,...
The latest Y Combinator-backed startup is targeting the $36 billion contraceptive market.
The FDA proposes further restrictions to sales of...
The FDA has drafted new guidance for the regulation of e-cigarettes, particularly with regards to flavored nicotine...
It’s a new era for fertility tech
We explored venture capitalists' latest bets on fertility and contraception tech, including Modern Fertility, Extend...
Two Chairs nabs $7M for its client-therapist...
The mental health startup raised the funds from Maveron, an investor in Allbirds, Everlane and General Assembly.
Prototype prosthesis proffers proper...
Researchers have created a prosthetic hand that offers its users the ability to feel where it is and how the fingers...
YouTube demonetizes anti-vaccination videos
YouTube will demonetize channels that promote anti-vaccination views, after a report by BuzzFeed News found ads,...
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...