Diseases and disorders

Analysis Op-Ed: Why Cannabis/CBD Is One Of The Fastest Growing Categories Of Our Lifetime

Jeffrey Hill, CEO of Hill-3 Investments, explains the enormous potential within the cannabis and CBD space, and how increasing understanding of its use across health and fitness industries combined with its financial impact at state and federals is driving its meteoric growth

Features PSFK Retail Conference Preview: Ro's CEO On Democratizing Healthcare Through Telemedicine

Presenting at PSFK's Future of Retail 2019 Conference, Ro is a mission-driven healthcare technology company that works with doctors, pharmacists and engineers to provide accessible, affordable, personalized treatment all on its telemedicine platform

Delivery & Logistics 'Uber Of Birth Control' Helps Customers Take At-Home HPV Tests

Expanding its health services for women and on-demand administration of HIV preventative PrEP, Nurx is providing at home kits so women can test comfortably and confidently

Beauty Walgreens Offers Cancer Patients Integrated Beauty And Wellness Support

The pharmacy is aiming to create an all-encompassing ecosystem for its customers, launching the Feel More Like Me initiative to provide integrated support from beauty and pharmacy departments for cancer patients

Cafe & Restaurant Remotely-Controlled Robots Let The Physically Disabled Serve Cafe Guests

Dawn ver. Beta Cafe is employing robot waiters that allow employees with physical disabilities to operate them from home

Brand Activation & Immersion Alzheimer's Center Creates 1950's-Themed Town To Improve Patient Cognition

The Glenner Town Square provides Alzheimer's patients with an alternative experiential treatment, helping jog their memory by recreating a town from their youth and offering activities like puzzles and animal therapy

Food & Beverage Meal-Planning Service Tailors Recipes For Pre-Diabetic Customers

PlateJoy brands itself as a healthcare company rather than a strictly culinary one, aiming to promote health and wellness through diet and nutrition targeted at preventing diabetes

Health Mount Sinai Uses VR And Body Scanning To Provide Patients Comprehensive Annual Visit

The Lab100 program infuses the latest healthcare technology with patient-focused attention that takes roughly 90 minutes to complete, streamlining the checkup process by delivering immediate results

Retail New York City Wellness Market Offers Visitors Cryotherapy Treatment And Intravenous Drips

The market aims to provide its clients with a combination of health foods, supplements and cutting edge therapies, catering to rising interest in on-demand wellness care

Advertising Habitat For Humanity Uses Insecticide-Emitting Posters In Campaign Against Mosquitos

The NGO designed ads that dissolve when it rains and emit an insecticide that destroys mosquitos carrying viruses like Zika, fighting for the very cause that the campaign is raising awareness for

Technology Handheld 3D Printers Could Help Produce Healthy Skin At Scale

The portability of the instrument makes it easier to implement in any operating room, and at a reduced cost and discomfort to hospitals and patients alike

Fashion & Apparel This Eyeglasses Company Is Solving Vision Strain With Style

Felix Gray brings affordable and stylish options to the glasses game with proprietary lenses that filter out blue light from screens

Wellness Wearable Tracker Monitors The Wellness Of Your Brain

Originally designed for patients with epilepsy, Embrace is worn around the wrist to monitor brain activity

Health Google AI Predicts Illnesses Just By Looking At Your Eyes

Researchers are leveraging the power of artificial intelligence to predict people's cardiovascular risk by scanning their retinas