Better patient compliance could save millions

Digital medicine could provide the answer to the costly questions of patient compliance and failure to follow medical advice correctly

Are heart-powered pacemakers the future?

The pacemaker has stood the test of time, but new developments may improve on this life-saving device which has kept hearts beating for more than half a century

Can tech protect from the impact of air pollution?

Marketed solutions to air pollution claim to help combat its worst effects, but questions about their effectiveness remain unanswered

Why Africa remains an untapped market for femtech

High birth rates, rising populations and stigmas around infertility are holding back awareness around fertility in many parts of Africa. But a handful of companies are doing their bit to empower more women to take charge of their reproductive health

Why insurance is embracing diversity and tech

‘As AI expands further into our home and working lives, the need for human interaction may in fact equally increase’

Tech developments saving more lives

Researchers are using technological advances to develop life-saving medical devices and procedures

Technological innovations open patients’ eyes

From artificial intelligence to augmented reality, new technologies are revolutionising eyecare and transforming the lives of those suffering with sight loss

Health meets wealth: tech giants break into healthcare

Technology has the potential to speed up critical diagnoses and enable large-scale analysis of patient data, saving lives and improving outcomes