Category Archives: wearable devices

Innovo, a Wearable Device for Stress Urinary Incontinence, Now Available OTC – Renal and Urology News
21 Feb
2:16

Innovo, a Wearable Device for Stress Urinary Incontinence, Now Available OTC – Renal and Urology News

A wearable device to treat stress urinary incontinence, Innovo®, has been granted over-the-counter clearance by the Food and Drug Administration.  Innovo is a transcutaneous muscle electrical stimulator that targets weakened pelvic floor muscles. The device, which was previously only available with a prescription, is used for 30 minutes a day, […]

20 Feb
2:45

Mounting Benefits of Wearable Devices in the Healthcare Sector – Press Release – Digital Journal

The wearable sensors market for gyroscopes is expected to grow at the highest growth rate during the forecast period. Wearable devices primarily include smartwatches, smart glasses, electronic pedometers, and others. The wearable sensors market size was valued at USD 189.4 million in 2015 and is expected to grow to USD […]

Using Data From Wearable Devices In Litigation | Jackson Lewis PC – JD Supra
20 Feb
3:06

Using Data From Wearable Devices In Litigation | Jackson Lewis PC – JD Supra

Updated: May 25, 2018: JD Supra is a legal publishing service that connects experts and their content with broader audiences of professionals, journalists and associations. This Privacy Policy describes how JD Supra, LLC (“JD Supra” or “we,” “us,” or “our“) collects, uses and shares personal data collected from visitors to […]

Wearable Devices Protect Hospitality Workers – Labor and Employment Legal Blogs Posted by Sidney L. Gold – Lawyers.com Blog
19 Feb
3:26

Wearable Devices Protect Hospitality Workers – Labor and Employment Legal Blogs Posted by Sidney L. Gold – Lawyers.com Blog

by Sidney L. Gold Posted on February 18, 2020 in Discrimination, Labor and Employment, Sexual Harassment Workers in the hospitality industry, including hotel, casino, and restaurant employees, often face harassment or abuse while on the job. In the name of good customer service, they may feel pressured to accept any […]

India Wearable Devices (Wristband, Smartwatch, Earwear, Others) Industry, Forecast to 2024 – Yahoo Finance
19 Feb
3:45

India Wearable Devices (Wristband, Smartwatch, Earwear, Others) Industry, Forecast to 2024 – Yahoo Finance

DUBLIN, Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The “Wearable Devices Market in India 2019″ report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. Research and Markets Logo More The wearable devices market in India is anticipated to expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of ~26.33%, and reach a sales volume of […]

Patients stick with smartphone activity trackers longer than wearable devices – Penn: Office of University Communications
18 Feb
4:15

Patients stick with smartphone activity trackers longer than wearable devices – Penn: Office of University Communications

Doctors who want to track their patients’ physical activity might have more luck doing it with smartphones than wearable fitness devices, according to a new Penn Medicine study. The data showed that patients who used smartphones were 32% more likely to send in their daily step counts six months after being […]

Global Wearable Technology Market 2020-2024 | 13% CAGR Projection Through 2024 | Technavio – Yahoo Finance
14 Feb
7:15

Global Wearable Technology Market 2020-2024 | 13% CAGR Projection Through 2024 | Technavio – Yahoo Finance

The global wearable technology market is expected to post a CAGR of more than 13% during the period 2020-2024, according to the latest market research report by Technavio. Request a free sample report This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200214005262/en/ Technavio has announced its latest market […]

Houston Astros deny using buzzers or wearable devices to steal signs: ‘No one on this team wore a buzzer,’ Jo – MassLive.com
14 Feb
7:35

Houston Astros deny using buzzers or wearable devices to steal signs: ‘No one on this team wore a buzzer,’ Jo – MassLive.com

Multiple members of the Astros emphatically denied ever using “buzzers” or other wearable devices to steal signs from opponents as spring training opened in West Palm Beach on Thursday. Speaking at a press conference to address the team’s sign-stealing scandal, team owner Jim Crane emphatically denied the theory that players […]

13 Feb
7:55

Heart rate measurements of wearable monitors vary by activity, not skin color: Testing finds skin tones don’t alter the accuracy of smart watches and fitness trackers, but activities affect readings – Science Daily

Biomedical engineers at Duke University have demonstrated that while different wearable technologies, like smart watches and fitness trackers, can accurately measure heart rate across a variety of skin tones, the accuracy between devices begins to vary wildly when they measure heart rate during different types of everyday activities. As wearable […]

Wearable Heart Rate Accuracy Measures Vary by Product – MD Magazine
13 Feb
8:25

Wearable Heart Rate Accuracy Measures Vary by Product – MD Magazine

Jessilyn Dunn, PhD New findings show the accuracy of a patient’s heart rate measured by a wearable device can vary, depending on the wearer’s everyday activities. A new study from Duke University investigators highlighted the need to better understand the accuracy of wearable devices and determine how errors in measurements […]