Digital health

Functional age biomarker tracking goes digital

AgeMeter brings physical age measurement into the 21st century. With the recent explosion in direct-to-consumer genetic testing kits and services, the measurement of our functional...

Digital twins for personalised Longevity tracking

Digital twins are being applied to aircraft engines, cities and now humans – we take a look at two recent developments.  It has been a...

Better mental health = improved Longevity

After a $7.5m raise, Neuroflow sees huge patient growth potential for its behavioural health platform; a great model for 'nudging' other Longevity interventions toward...

Verily adds irregular pulse clearance to its smartwatch

Verily, Alphabet's healthcare and life sciences division, adds the ability to measure irregular heart beats to its prescription-only smart watch. Verily, the research division of...

Meet the Startup: CUSH Health – data-driven fall prevention

Grant-funded AI start-up CUSH Health targets falls that cost the NHS £2 billion annually. The impact of falls on the elderly population is significant. In...

Google, Apple and Amazon open-up new era for Agetech

They may be competitors in the tech market, but Apple, Amazon and Google have decided to put their differences aside in a move that...

Virtual Reality gets real in fight against aging

Virtual Reality isn’t just for the young - it’s a very real solution to combat age-related health conditions, as well as loneliness. Initially developed for...

Artificial intelligence: It’s about TIME

In the second of our two-part look at the Longevity implications of TIME's 2019 Best Inventions list (following Agetech), we take a look at the...

Meet the Start-up: Sonde Health’s voice biomarker

Vocal biomarker monitors changes in the voice to detect mental and physical health conditions. Could our voice prove to be the “ultimate biomarker” when it...

Apple shores up wearables dominance

Apple is continuing its drive towards dominance in the health wearables market by hiring another leading cardiologist. According to a report from CNBC, Apple has...

Bayer backs 11 digital health and AI startups

Pharma giant Bayer is pursuing ambitious collaborations with Longevity-based companies, but Roundup pressure continues to mount. Bayer AG, the multinational pharmaceutical and life sciences company,...

FDA grants AliveCor first-ever clearance for smartphone ECG

AliveCor announces the launch of KardiaMobile 6L, the world’s first six-lead consumer heart monitoring device to get FDA approval. Using your phone to prevent strokes...

Ultra-thin health wearable takes the next leap

Houston researchers discover a thin wearable device that not only monitors your health but could be the next step to healthcare robotics. Digital health wearables...

Voice-assisted technology will transform Longevity

Smart speakers and their underlying algorithms target improvements in both lifespan and healthspan yet investment and innovation remains ad hoc. According to the US Institute...

LifeOmic app targets increased lifespan

LifeOmic app - can it prevent disease and monitor healthspan at a click of a button? Digital health apps have nearly doubled in the past...

Digital wearable set to diagnose strokes more accurately

A new digital wearable developed by the Chinese Army Medical University and China Academy of Engineering Physics monitors blood circulation and predicts strokes. Digital wearables...

AI life saver as smart phones and speakers trained to detect cardiac arrests

Mobiles and smart speakers will contact emergency services when they detect a cardiac arrest. We are used to our phones and smart speakers listening for...

‘Blood scrubbing’ device could improve lifespan

Scientists develop 'blood scrubbing' device capable of filtering out tumorous cells from the bloodstream. Tumours become deadly when they metastasise, sending cancerous cells through the...

Biofourmis creates AI digital health ‘biomarkers’

Biofourmis wearable predicts heart failure 14 days prior to a hat can prevent heart attack incident – Apple or Google licensing ahead? Biofourmis, a Singapore-based...

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COVID-19: Leading clinician calls for focus on the biology of aging

Dr Nir Barzilai predicts that rapamycin could decrease severity of coronavirus in the elderly by 50%. When it comes to the world of Longevity and...

Global investment consortium slated to back Telocyte into Phase 1

Telomerase therapy ready for human Alzheimer’s trials. “There have been more than 400 registered trials for Alzheimer's and, by global consensus, every single one has...

Longevity 2020: shaping-up nicely

Over 45 confirmed speakers for this 5-day online event and a big thank you for your interest. We're moving fast! Longevity 2020 started just over...

Telomeres on repeat to inhibit inflamm-aging

Coming around again – Italian team hopes to use repeated nucleobases to delay aging through extending telomeres. Inflammation is a double-edged sword; while it is necessary...

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