Digital health products debut at CES 2022
CES is back in Las Vegas this year, and with that comes a slew of new product launches. The consumer tech event now has its own digital health track with a number of new companies and established names showcasing and introducing new products.
Read below for MobiHealthNews’ list of product announcements from CES 2022 (and check back throughout the week as the reveals keep rolling in).
Omron Health announced a new remote patient monitoring tool and connected blood pressure monitors. Called VitalSight, the tool is designed to help individuals manage hypertension by sharing data to drive engagement and treatment. The VitalSight kit includes a connected blood pressure monitor and a “data hub” where data can be shared with patients and doctors.
“VitalSight further engages patients in the management of their hypertension. This service securely shares accurate patient data with the patient’s care team and provides clinically relevant information that advances treatment.
“Physicians who have immediately adopted VitalSight are already telling us that they are gaining a better understanding of their patients and seeing measurable behavioral change for better heart health,” said Jeffrey Ray, Executive Director of Business and Technology at OMRON. .
According to the release, the tool can be integrated with a provider’s EHR and physicians can set up an automatic notification system.
Avokad seeks to give users insight into their nutritional needs based on breath analysis. Users breathe into a nano-sensor device, capable of measuring ketones in their breath.
The company’s artificial intelligence is then able to display a ketone score and track a person’s fat burning metabolism. It also includes AI-powered suggestions to help users plan their meals.
circular ring is a connected wearable that helps track sleep and activity. It is able to analyze the “biological signals” of a person during sleep. It can also help users track their physical activity and performance over time. Users can access the corresponding app to get more information about their health and wellness.
Balance created a mat-based scale capable of giving users a posture score and recommendations on how to improve posture. The mat is also able to give users feedback on their daily healthy weight and whether it is in line with their health goals. The information is sent to an app and users can choose whether or not to display their weight.
The app also provides users with daily coaching on improving their health.
BeHear SMARTO is a portable sound amplifier. Users can manually adjust the volume or program the system. It can give users a hearing boost of 70 dB. The company said the technology can be used for in-person conversations, calls, audio, TV and computers.
Owlet has launched a new baby monitoring system called Dream Duo. It was created to help track a baby’s sleep and provide insight into a child’s sleep needs. The system includes a wearable sock monitor, HD video camera and digital sleep coach. Parents can also use the Dream app to collect information about a baby’s sleep status and sleep over time.
Eargo Smart Hearing Company deployed its sixth-generation hearing aid. The technology comes with a sound tuning algorithm designed to change the volume based on surrounding noise without the user manually adjusting the device.
Connected health technology company Withings has unveiled its new Body Scan smart scale, touting features capable of monitoring segmented body composition, nerve activity and cardiovascular health.
The technology uses a low-level electrical signal to measure body composition, including the composition of different body parts like the torso, arms and legs.
Personal care one focuses on providing personalized serums for skin and wellness. The technology includes a “self-care fountain”, which can deliver individualized skin treatment to the user, based on their selected beauty regimen.
It also has a coaching app where users can select their beauty program and learn more about each option.
Elidah revealed a new pelvic floor treatment called Elitone, aimed at tackling incontinence. The device was designed to provide “therapeutic stimulation” for pelvic floor exercises.
Smart solutions for caregivers designed non-invasive sensors that can be placed around an elderly person’s home. Sensors can pick up a variety of motion-based measurements and relay that information to a caregiver through an app.
Caregivers can see everything from kitchen and dining room movements to home temperature and humidity.
Colgate announced its smart electric toothbrush hum. The toothbrush is able to sync with a smartphone app, which gives users insight into their brushing habits and can gamify the brushing experience.
The technology includes smart sensors that help users target trouble spots.
greenTEG has developed a small sensor called Calera that can fit into a wearable device and is designed to measure physiological body temperature. The company said the sensor is capable of taking measurements continuously and can work in all conditions, regardless of the weather.
IDICTION has launched a new app called Sizeit which is able to provide users with body shape analysis. The system also gives health status information and classifies your body type.
BioSense developed a ketone monitor and mobile app. Sensor technology is able to measure ketone levels and the corresponding app allows users to examine the impact of different foods on their body. Every day users get a daily ketone score and the app allows users to review their trends over time.
Sinasprite created a digital mental health mobile game. The technology aims to help individuals develop coping skills, manage anxiety, depression and addiction, and explore emotions. The employee-focused product aims to boost holistic health.