pain relief

By Laura Lovett 02:30 pm June 27, 2019
Pain relief-focused health tech startup Oska Wellness landed $5.5 million in funding yesterday. The new cash comes from a collection of 11 individual investors, as well as venture funds GlobalLink1 Capital and Falls Angel Fund.  WHAT THEY DO  The California-based startup developed a device to help pinpoint and reduce a user’s pain. Using pulsed electromagnetic field therapy, the wearable device ...
By Dave Muoio 02:35 pm June 10, 2019
The FDA has granted De Novo clearance to a prescription nerve stimulation device for the reduction of functional abdominal pain. The device is intended for use by adolescents and teens with irritable bowel syndrome in combination with other therapies. Developed by Innovative Health Solutions, the IB-Stim devices is a single-use electrical nerve stimulator. When placed behind the patient’s ear, it...
By Dave Muoio 04:13 pm July 19, 2018
Earnings reports shared by neurostimulation and digital medicine company NeuroMetrix during a Q2 investors’ call showed a slight drop in total revenue as the company is preparing to place its marketing weight behind the launch of its updated wearable pain relief product, Quell. However, the company remained profitable during the quarter thanks to sales of its other product, DPNCheck. Dr. Shai N....