hay fever

By Dave Muoio 11:16 am July 24, 2019
Tivic Health Systems, maker of a commercial sinus pain relief device, announced yesterday that it has raised $8 million in seed funding. Sand Hill Angels, Astia Angels, Golden Seeds, HBS Angels, Sierra Angels, Lateral Capital, Skylight Investments, an unnamed physician network and individual investors each backed the company through a series of smaller investments, the most recent of which the...
By Dave Muoio 02:04 pm January 10, 2019
The FDA has granted 510(k) clearance to an over-the-counter handheld electronic device for treating hay fever sinus pains, according to an announcement from its manufacturer. Tivic Health Systems’ ClearUP Sinus Pain Relief device is non-invasive and does not rely on a pharmacological component. Instead, the single-button device is run along the skin of the user's cheek, nose and brow, where it...