health and wellness

Arivale Combines Wellness Coaching and Data Testing for Better Results

With a combination of coaching and clinical research, Arivale is using technology to support its members and make them healthier....

Unlock the Health Secrets of your DNA with Genos

Genetic testing startup Genos allow users to track genetic markers for disease, leading to a better understanding of their health....

Move With MoveWith

Let's face it: Whether we like it or not, exercise is a part of staying healthy (even though most of us would love to watch re-runs of The Walking Dead). But finding the motivation or even...

JOANY declutters health care planning

JOANY's platform gathers information from every healthcare provider in the country (on and off the market) and uses their algorithm along with your personal information to find the best plan recommendations for you....

Joel's Kitchen wants to help people eat healthier

This app is geared towards a whole-foods, plant-based diet, which can be very healthy and lead to positive health effects....

Telemedicine Startup Means Free Health Advice to Refugees

Doxy.me is creating an alternative for refugees who simply cannot wait any longer for services to be provided to them....

Tech Brings Some Relief to Sufferers of Alzheimer's

How could I miss out on writing an article about an awesome lady hero on International Women's Day?! Okay, so this article won't come out today but just know that I was writing this article on...

Danish Startup Gives Optimism to Infertile Couples

It is a sad reality that many couples worldwide face: infertility. Statistically, 1 in 5 couples are infertile, and 40% of those are male-related. In Northern Europe, Western Europe, the United States and Canada alone, more...

What Happens When Three High Schoolers Put Their Minds Together?

Okay, so most articles that start out with three teenage boys don't end so well but hear me out. Teenagers get a pretty bad rap but if my last articleabout a construction startup proves anything, it...

Improve Your Mental Health With Instawell

There's a lot of things in life to bring you down or throw you out of balance. Maybe you're stressing over work, or a family matter, or maybe you've just got your plate full at the...

Iris Plans Helps You Down the Long and Winding Road

Aging is a beautiful and natural process. While there's nothing particularly fun about having your knees crack or forgetting where you put that dang remote, we all have to be there one day. That not only...

This Gene-Editing Startup Will Change Genetic Disease Intervention Forever

You may not have heard of our next startup, Editas Medicine, but you've likely already heard of their main tool, a gene editing technology called CRISPR (pronounced "crisper"). CRISPR stands for Clustered Regularly Interspaced...

3D Printing to help the blind see Art

The 3D printing technology startup, 3DPhotoworks uses 3D printing technology to create special art for the blind and visually impaired....

HuMoTech is Helping Amputees Find the Perfect Fit

HuMoTech produces products, which are then marketed to research companies that can test the quality of the devices and their effectiveness for patient use....

Cat Care is Done Right with Moggie

What goes on behind closed doors is always a concept that evokes curiosity, and never more so than when behind the doors in question is a beloved - if mischievous - pet. Often, our minds guide...

HUDWAY is Saving Lives by Keeping Eyes on the Road

In the past few years, campaigns have been launched to make roads safer. Many of them have been targeted towards drivers and pedestrians who've become distracted on their mobile phones, talking or texting. The potential for...

Caia the Sunshine Robot Will Light Up Your Life

Caia Caecilia is said to have been the commonly-used Roman name for Tanaquil, a woman endowed with prophetic powers and closely related to the worship of the god of the hearth and home. The Romans looked...

Life Got You Stressed Out? Breathe Easy with Doppel!

We've all been there - at the end of the work week, thinking about upcoming assignments for work, school (or both... yikes), plus that holiday party at aunt Anna's house and the gift you forgot to...

Drift Away with Aromarest's Smart Sleep Technology

As a result of the current global political climate, I find myself struggling to sleep at night. Binaural beats, pillow mists, and WikiHow "How to fall asleep" articles make up only a segment of...

Learn How to Cook from Home with Happy Chef

Everyone who knows me knows that I love to cook and experiment with different foods. Even though I like to experiment with different recipes, I always feel like I’m making the same things, or when...

An Alert a Day Keeps the Risky Leftovers Away

Sometimes, the most ingenious of fixes can come disguised as basic solutions to tiny, near-insignificant issues. Unpacking the sheer brilliance of daFridge, for example, is a process I never would have considered to be so involving...

How a Nigerian Startup is Saving Babies' Lives

Many mothers describe the act of giving birth as one of the most difficult and rewarding experiences of their lives. In fact, they're likely to tell you that the pain, planning, anxiety, and symptoms were always...

The Amicable App Holds the Key to Successful, Empathetic Divorce

The processes of divorce and separation are ones which no-one ever hopes to undergo. In fact, when tying the knot, many of us firmly believe such an outcome for our relationship to be flat-out unthinkable. Life...

Impaired, Not Helpless: How One Startup is Rethinking Disability Assistance Technology

When someone mentions the word disability, you likely don't think about things like needing eyeglasses or having arthritis. This is because perceptions of who is and isn't disabled are heavily influenced by how common an issue...