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Wingcopter, drones

Credit: Wingcopter

By  Sara Mageit 06:33 am January 28, 2021
The funding will be used to strengthen its position in drone-based logistics, with a focus on healthcare-related projects.
By  MobiHealthNews 02:49 pm January 27, 2021
Also: Sano Genetics raises $3.2 million for genome sequencing and health research; Aavia launches Gen Z hormone health brand with $2.5 million seed funding.
A product shot of Upright's digital MSK offering.
By  Dave Muoio 02:01 pm January 27, 2021
The $31 million purchase will add new capabilities to DarioHealth's condition management and behavior change platform.
Coronavirus tracking
By  Laura Lovett 01:58 pm January 27, 2021
The study compared mentions of pneumonia in the winter of 2019-2020 to those of previous winters. 
 Lily is Garmin’s smallest watch yet, with a 34mm watch face and 14mm band meant to “enhance the overall feminine aesthetic.”
By  Mallory Hackett 12:42 pm January 27, 2021
Lily is Garmin’s smallest watch yet, with a 34mm watch fase and 14mm band meant to “enhance the overall feminine aesthetic.”   
funding, NHS
By  Tammy Lovell 01:31 am January 27, 2021
The policy aims to get medical devices, diagnostics, and digital products to patients faster.
Calibrate
By  Laura Lovett 02:53 pm January 26, 2021
Threshold Ventures led the round with participation from Forerunner Ventures and Redesign Health.
An image of the ECG feature on a Samsung Galaxy smartwatch
By  Dave Muoio 02:03 pm January 26, 2021
The Samsung Health Monitor app will be updated to enable these features on the Galaxy Watch3 and Galaxy Watch Active2 beginning on February 4 for certain markets.
Also: Healthify adds to its SDOH platform with Papa’s companionship services; Allscripts and U.S. Orthopedic Alliance team up to create an orthopedic services technology platform.
By  Mallory Hackett 12:14 pm January 26, 2021
Also: Healthify adds to its SDOH platform with Papa’s companionship services. Allscripts and U.S. Orthopedic Alliance team up to create an orthopedic services technology platform.
COVID-19, Abu Dhabi, saliva test

Credit: Abu Dhabi Department of Health

By  Ahmed El Sherif 11:31 am January 26, 2021
The approval of the tests comes as new cases of COVID-19 recorded today reached an all-time daily high – sparking fears of a new lockdown in the United Arab Emirates.