MedGizmo: Wearables for Women Health - Part 1
THIS IS THE FIRST PART, CONTINUATION IS HERE
Over a couple of years there had been an intense discussion in media – whether the wearable technology provides adequate Women Healthcare solutions. Market research shows that women outnumber men as prospective buyers of wearable devices. Thus, wearable devices vendors are targeting them. An interesting fact is that 8 of the top 25 health apps in the US App Store are fertility and period-tracking apps. However, apparently, the effort is not good so far.
Just read these materials:
- Wearables market failing to connect with women
- Have Wearables In Women's Health Reached A Turning Point?
- Why The Wearable Device Market Isn't Giving Women What They Want
- Women and Wearables: Not Always a Good Match
- Can Wearables for Women Unite Creators and Consumers?
- Wearable technology industry expands for women’s health
- Women Remain Underrepresented in Medical Science, New Report Says
Wearable Sensors for Healthier Pregnancies
Kindara Wink fertility thermometer
Kindara's free app and connected fertility thermometer give you the knowledge, support, and confidence to put you in the driver's seat of your body.
Basal Body Temp. The temperature in your mouth when you wake up in the morning. It tells you when progesterone has kicked in, signaling that ovulation has occurred.
Cervical Fluid is a vaginal secretion. It changes in viscosity through the course of your cycle and tells you when your estrogen level is rising, indicating impending ovulation.
BBT and Cervical Fluid tell you about the hormone levels in your body.
YONO Fertility Friend
Priya is an elegant, self-inserted temperature sensor that is able to detect the subtle changes that occur before ovulation that other methods are unable to detect, then sends an alert to her smartphone when she is most fertile.
Priya pinpoints the window of fertility, without having to actively engage in data collection. Simply insert Priya ring once per month, and let Priya do the rest.
Bella Beat's Leaf is a health tracker that monitors activity levels, sleep quality, stress levels, ovulation, period and contraception tracking as a cohesive whole.
Elvie exercise tracker for pelvic floor
Women’s sexual health is also addressed with these applications that inspired one of the latest CSI:Cyber shows:
Distance Doesn't Matter. allows your partner to send custom vibrations from anywhere in the world. It doesn't matter if your partner is in the office or in another country, you can still have your intimate moments.
Early Breast Wellness Screening, iTBra, Cyrcadia Health, Breast cancer, LOONCUP, Studio Roosegaarde, REPONSIVE GARMENTS, Adrenaline Dress, Muse, DuoFertility, iGrow,
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