med tech

  • Luminate Health Raises $1M To Make Patient Lab Results Comprehensible

    Luminate Health Raises $1M To Make Patient Lab Results Comprehensible

    Although blood tests are meant to tell you something about your internal state of affairs, it usually feels like you need a medical degree to decipher the results. A New York-based startup called Luminate Health has raised a $1 million seed round led by KEC Ventures to do just that. A graduate of the health tech accelerator Blueprint Health, Luminate is promoting patient empowerment by… Read More

  • BabyWatch Health Tracker Lets Expecting Mothers Share Their Babies’ Heartbeats

    BabyWatch Health Tracker Lets Expecting Mothers Share Their Babies’ Heartbeats

    As evidenced by sonogram photos posted to Facebook and the apparent popularity of “ultrasound parties,” pregnancy is a time ripe for sharing. A new startup called BabyWatch is taking those moments digital with the launch of a hardware-software duo that allows mothers to record and send to friends and family their unborn child’s heartbeat. The system consists of a handheld… Read More

  • Medtech Startup Embrace Her Health Helps Women Track Their Pregnancies

    Medtech Startup Embrace Her Health Helps Women Track Their Pregnancies

    Among the crowd showing at TechCrunch Disrupt’s Startup Alley was Embrace Her Health, a two-year-old company at work on a suite of maternity apps that aim to enable women to manage their pre- and post-natal health better and cut the risk and costs of preventable complications. Embrace Her Health’s first mobile app for iOS and Android, Pregnancy Companion, serves as both a… Read More