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3/19/2021 Julia Cheek's Everlywell COVID Test Has Revamped At Home Testing dnyuz.com In late January 2020, Julia Cheek was flying from Boston to Chicago on a business trip to visit her company’s lab partners. Five years before, she’d founded the startup Everlywell, which produces at-home medical testing kits. On the packed commercial flight, she sat across the aisle from her company’s chief medical and scientific officer, Dr. Frank Ong, M.D., who told her about a “virus out of ...
12/3/2020 At-Home Health Testing Company Everlywell Raises $175 Million Series D Round At A $1.3 Billion Valuation Forbes Everlywell, the at-home medical testing company founded by 36-year-old Julia Cheek, is one of the few companies that has experienced growth during the Covid-19 pandemic. When Cheek founded the company in 2015, it was a small home-testing company focused on women’s health with three mail-order test kits in its catalogue. Now, the company is a digital health unicorn with more than 30 test ...
11/9/2020 At-home medical testing is booming adage.com From coronavirus nasal swabs to do-it-yourself STD checks, health brands are recognizing the power of staying indoors By Ethan Jakob Craft . Published on November 09, 2020. READ THIS NEXTLetsGetChecked is one of eight companies in the U.S. selling single-use COVID-19 testing kits, which are priced from $100 to $150. Credit: Lets Get CheckedSince the pandemic began, Americans have been doing two things in record ...
9/12/2020 Truepill: $75 Million In Funding And Nearly $200 Million In Annual Revenue pulse2.com Truepill: $75 Million In Funding And Nearly $200 Million In Annual Revenue By Amit Chowdhry ● September 12, 2020 Truepill: $75 Million In Funding And Nearly $200 Million In Annual Revenue Truepill — a healthcare services company that is known for offering telehealth and pharmacy fulfillment — made a couple of major announcements this week. These are the details. Truepill — a healthcare services company that is known for offering telehealth and pharmacy fulfillment ...
9/9/2020 Closing on $75 million in new cash, Truepill plans at-home testing service as it nears $175 million in annual revenue Wordpress.com Truepill , the white-label healthcare services company that provides telehealth and pharmacy fulfillment services, is adding at-home medical testing as the third branch of its services powering the offerings of companies like Hims and Hers, Ro, and other direct-to-consumer healthcare companies. Financing this expansion of services is a new $75 million round of financing from investors led by Oak HC/FT, with participation from Optum Ventures, TI ...
6/26/2020 Roan Holdings Group Co., Ltd. Reports Full Year 2019 Financial Results ... stop internet insurance and health care service platform after nearly eight months of preparation and systems development. This platform aims to provide modern households with one-stop systematic 'customized insurance + health management + family doctor + home medical testing ' health management service solutions." Mr. Liu added, "'Innovative Insurance Service + Healthcare' is a new business strategy for Roan in 2020. By leveraging our existing financial services for individuals and micro-, small-, and medium ...
6/26/2020 Roan Holdings Group Co., Ltd. Reports Full Year 2019 Financial Results ... stop internet insurance and health care service platform after nearly eight months of preparation and systems development. This platform aims to provide modern households with one-stop systematic 'customized insurance + health management + family doctor + home medical testing ' health management service solutions." Mr. Liu added, "'Innovative Insurance Service + Healthcare' is a new business strategy for Roan in 2020. By leveraging our existing financial services for individuals and micro-, small-, and medium ...
3/31/2020 Your Doctor’s Appointments Have Been Canceled. Are At-Home Tests a Good Solution? mercatus.org A s the COVID-19 outbreak worsens in the U.S. , at-home test kits for the virus have been a source of both hope and controversy. Their appeal is clear: sick individuals could get a diagnosis from the comfort of home, without infecting others. But their downsides are real: the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cracked down on unauthorized at-home COVID-19 tests, updating its emergency use ...
3/17/2020 Are We Entering A New Age Of Health Transparency? millennialmagazine.com ... by their followers, making millions from the sale of their own products and body image. One area in particular that revolutionized the health industry and which seemed to jump miles in minutes was the home medical testing sector, promising consumers access to their own detailed medical data, whenever they wanted it and without visiting a GP. Whereas once medical tests were conducted only by the doctor or at a specialist ...
1/23/2020 Taylor Swift Revealed That Her Mom Has a Brain Tumor shape.com Print Cooper Neill/Stringer/Getty Images Taylor Swift has been pretty private about her mom, Andrea Swift's battle with cancer. The singer first opened up about her mom's diagnosis in 2015, sharing the news on Tumblr . The post has since been removed from Tumblr, but Taylor reportedly wrote that she'd felt "concerned" about her mom's health and had asked her to get a medical check-up to ease her worries ...
12/2/2019 Is Home Medical Testing Right for You? U.S. News & World Report No test can be 100% accurate, but the results of these home tests may still be helpful. By Neha Vyas, M.D. , Contributor Dec. 2, 2019 By Neha Vyas, M.D. , Contributor Dec. 2, 2019, at 6:00 a.m. Over the last decade, it's become possible to test for certain medical conditions in the comfort of your own home. These tests are available through doctors' offices, or more frequently, through a local drug ...
11/15/2019 Moving Diagnostics Out of the Lab and into Your Hand mpo-mag.com A Timely Triage Test for TB Lindsay Brownell, Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University 11.15.19 Handheld electrochemical sensors are part of the daily routine for millions of people with diabetes around the globe who monitor their blood sugar levels with electric glucometers. While such sensors have revolutionized at-home medical testing for diabetics, they have not yet been successfully applied to diagnosing other conditions. Sensors like glucometers ...
11/13/2019 Wyss Institute Researchers Develop “eRapid” Platform for Creating Low-Cost, Handheld Electrochemical Devices wearable-technologies.com
  1. November 2019 Image Credit: Wyss Institute at Harvard University Millions of people with diabetes around the world use handheld electrochemical sensors to monitor their blood sugar levels with electric glucometers. These sensors improved at-home medical testing for diabetics but they haven’t yet been successfully applied to diagnosing other conditions. Now researchers at the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University have developed a platform called “eRapid ...
11/11/2019 Moving diagnostics out of the lab and into your hand Phys Org Handheld electrochemical sensors are part of the daily routine for millions of people with diabetes around the globe who monitor their blood sugar levels with electric glucometers. While such sensors have revolutionized at-home medical testing for diabetics, they have not yet been successfully applied to diagnosing other conditions. Sensors like glucometers detect glucose in blood based on the activity of an enzyme, and there are only a limited number ...
11/11/2019 Moving diagnostics out of the lab and into your hand eurekalert.org 11-Nov-2019 Moving diagnostics out of the lab and into your hand Electrochemical sensor platform technology could enable portable, multiplexed, point-of-care diagnostics for a wide range of applications Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard Print E-Mail Handheld electrochemical sensors are part of the daily routine for millions of people with diabetes around the globe who monitor their blood sugar levels with electric glucometers. While ...
11/11/2019 Moving diagnostics out of the lab and into your hand physnews.com Handheld electrochemical sensors are part of the daily routine for millions of people with diabetes around the globe who monitor their blood sugar levels with electric glucometers. While such sensors have revolutionized at-home medical testing for diabetics, they have not yet been successfully applied to diagnosing other conditions. Sensors like glucometers detect glucose in blood based on the activity of an enzyme, and there are only a limited number ...
11/11/2019 Moving diagnostics out of the lab and into your hand opennano.com Handheld electrochemical sensors are part of the daily routine for millions of people with diabetes around the globe who monitor their blood sugar levels with electric glucometers. While such sensors have revolutionized at-home medical testing for diabetics, they have not yet been successfully applied to diagnosing other conditions. Sensors like glucometers detect glucose in blood based on the activity of an enzyme, and there are only a limited number ...
10/11/2019 Parade/Cleveland Clinic Healthy Now Survey Reveals: Technology's Growing Influence On Healthy Living Behaviors; Americans Spend More Time On Social Media Vs. Socializing PR Newswire NEW YORK Who are Americans more likely to take health advice from…their doctors or an Instagram influencer? Would U.S. adults rather talk or text? Socialize in real life or scroll through social media? Parade magazine and Cleveland Clinic joined forces for the second year in a row to poll Americans on their adoption of health, lifestyle, fitness and diet trends and takes a look at how social media has ...
10/10/2019 Innovators Worth Watching: EverlyWell christenseninstitute.org By: Jessica Plante Oct 10, 2019 Welcome to our “Innovators Worth Watching” series, spotlighting interesting and potentially disruptive players across a spectrum of industries. Thanks to a recent explosion of at-home health and wellness innovations, consumers are learning more about themselves and their health. From fitness trackers, to DNA tests like 23andMe, to at-home fertility test Modern Fertility, it’s becoming increasingly easy for consumers to take their health ...
5/8/2019 LetsGetChecked Lands $30M for Regulated At-Home Medical Testing Platform HIT Consultant LetsGetChecked Lands $30M for Regulated At-Home Medical Testing Platform //hitconsultant.net/2019/05/08/letsgetchecked-at-home-medical-testing-kit-funding/. Captcha Submit Company scales direct-to-consumer at-home testing diagnostics and personal health services; expands platform development and supply logistics in the U.S. LetsGetChecked , an NYC-based direct-to-consumer at-home health testing platform increasing access to laboratory and self-testing, today announced it has raised 30 million in ...