Skin Patch Senses When You Need Medicine

A group of South Korean researchers have developed a skin patch that not only dispenses drugs continuously, but also has the ability to determine when it’s time to start or stop taking medicine.

Skin patch for drug delivery

Google Building ‘Smart’ Contact Lens for Diabetics

Google recently announced that it’s building a “smart contact lens” to help diabetics keep track of their glucose levels.

Google smart contact lens for diabetics

5 Health Tech Trends to Watch in 2014

Mobile health apps, wearables — 2013 was a big year for consumer health technology. What’s on the horizon for 2014? Here are five health tech trends to watch in the coming year.

Health Tech Trends

Walgreens: Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Healthcare

Walgreens is one of 10 companies included in Fast Company’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies for 2013 [1].

Walgreens

GE Healthcare: Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Healthcare

GE Healthcare is one of 10 companies included in Fast Company’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies for 2013 [1].

GE Healthcare