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“Kasha’s goal is to ensure women in emerging markets get the products, information and services they need for their health, self-care and well-being. I am thrilled that we are continuing our collaboration with Mastercard and that we not only have a committed investor with shared values, but also an innovative partner as we continue to take Kasha’s development and growth to the next level.” Kasha Founder & CEO Joanna Bichsel

Highlights

Bone Health Technologies raises $2.5M for OsteoBoost, its vibration belt for the prevention of osteoporosis. Portfolia’s Femtech Fund participated in the round.

Femtech startup Kasha receives investment from Mastercard to further scales its platform and support micro-entrepreneurs in Africa.

Pregnancy Company Sera Prognostics completes a $100M Series E financine to expand commercialization of its PreTRM test.

Carrot Fertility and Legancy partner to expand access to male fertility care.

Merck hosts Organon Investor Day introducing the new company’s vision and focus on women’s health.

Healthcare network HealthLynked launches telemedicine service DocLynk with an initial focus on women’s health.

CVS Health launches a $100M venture fund.

Therapeutics MD launches a bold, new campaign promoting Imvexxy, its bio-identical estrogen softgel insert for menopausal women that treats vaginal dryness.

Cooper acquires obp Medical, a medical device company known for its single-use vaginal speculums with integrated LED-illumination.

Vella Bioscience launches a new CBD-based pleasure serum for women.

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In the Know

A Global Team of Experts Has Defined Menstrual Health to Advance Policy, Practice, and Research (Femtech Insider)

Pandia Health Founder Dr. Sophia Yen: “I started FFFL to increase consumer awareness for Female Founded, Female Led companies.” (Femtech Insider)

Survey: Pregnant Women Lack Awareness about Preeclampsia, the Second-Most Common Cause of Maternal Death (Femtech Insider)

Dear Tech Giants, please stop banning women’s bodies (Medium / Carine Carmy)

Digital Mental Health Is Here. But How Do We Ensure Its Quality? (World Economic Forum)

The Tyranny of the Female-Organsm Industrial Complex (The Atlantic)

Digital Health Startups Are Booming. But Their Customers Are Overwhelmed. (Washington Post)

Social Media’s Important Role in Reducing Period Stigma (Your Period Called)

Why Is Perimenopause Still Such a Mystery? (NY Times)

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