The goal of walking 10,000 steps a day originated in 1965 when a Japanese pedometer manufacturer created a device called Manpo-kei, which translates to “10,000 steps meter.” More than 40 years later, Fitbit put this goal on the map globally with the launch of our first wearable at the end...

The coronavirus has challenged all aspects of our lives. Healthcare notwithstanding, one of the biggest challenges has been in trying to keep as much of our lives as possible running as normal. Technology might already have altered the way we work, rest and play for good – but it’s been even...

Why smartphone oximeters do not help with preventive COVID-19 care.   By Sharon Lewis   COVID-19 has accelerated the world’s appetite for innovation in the healthtech and healthcare sectors. As the world races to find effective containment and early detection measures, pulse oximeters have come...

The funding is one of the largest for a Singapore health tech startup within two years of launch.   By Sharon Lewis   Singapore-based health tech company Doctor Anywhere has closed its Series B at US$27 million, in one of the largest financing rounds within […] The post Singapore’s Doctor...

For some Americans, the option to hold a specialist or other medical expert responsible for any mistake that cause injury is a basic right to justice. At the point when some try to restrain that right, there is normally turmoil and receptive powers which try to reestablish those rights indeed. Read...

Biotech startups can be a high risk/high reward venture for investors. There are many Korean BioTech startups that have huge upsides. But they can be risky due to the ever-changing landscape in the healthcare industry. A typical biotech startup in Korea requires several years of research, tests,...

Biotech startups can be a high risk/high reward venture for investors. There are many Korean BioTech startups that have huge upsides. But they can be risky due to the ever-changing landscape in the healthcare industry. A typical biotech startup in Korea requires several years of research, tests,...