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In response to the crisis, a variety of digital offerings have sprung up to ensure people can continue exercise while social distancing.

By Tammy Lovell March 24, 2020
People turning to online workouts after global pandemic forces gym closures.  
By Dave Muoio March 23, 2020
Nurx, Carbon Health and Everlywell have officially halted their mail-order testing-kit services. But at least one startup is still moving to secure an Emergency Use Authorization for its at-home rapid serology diagnostic.
By Laura Lovett March 23, 2020
Healthy Ventures was the lead investor this round, with participation from Collaborative Fund, Commerce Ventures, Connecticut Innovations, I2BF Global Ventures and StartUp Health.
By Laura Lovett March 23, 2020
Facebook also plans to hold a virtual hackathon focused on COVID19. 

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By Dean Koh March 22, 2020
The collection kit comes with a bottle of stabilization fluid to be mixed with the sample at the point of collection, keeping viral RNA stable at room temperature for up to one week.
By Laura Lovett March 20, 2020
Digital health investors discuss the opportunity, responsibility and liability of investing in health tech during market volatility and a possible recession.
By Dave Muoio March 20, 2020
The temporary policy also extends to some clinical decision support software used in conjuction with these remote monitor devices.
By Jonah Comstock March 20, 2020
How is the coronavirus pandemic affecting you?
By Dave Muoio March 20, 2020
[Since this article was published, the FDA has released an alert warning that it has not yet authorized any COVID-19 home testing kits]

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By Dean Koh March 20, 2020
TraceTogether works by exchanging short-distance Bluetooth signals between phones to detect other participating TraceTogether users in close proximity.  

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