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What’s New in Femtech This Week? (Jan 5, 2023)

Every Thursday we send out a curated newsletter on all things femtech and women’s health innovation. This is the latest edition. If you’re interested in subscribing, you can do so at the bottom of this page. This Week’s Highlights LunaJoy raises $2.4M in seed funding for its virtual clinic focused on women’s mental health. Carallel adds $8.2M in Series A funding to expand its digital platform for caregivers.…

LunaJoy Raises $2.4M in Seed Funding for Its Virtual Clinic Focused on Women’s Mental Health

Sipra Laddha and Shama Rathi, the co-founders of femtech startup LunaJoy, are both psychiatrists and sisters in law. After struggling with postpartum depression and experiences the many problems with today’s mental health care in the US, they founded LunaJoy, a mental health startup that just announced its $2.4M seed round. LunaJoy is focused on the needs of women during different life stages…

Natural Cycles Co-founder Dr. Elina Berglund Scherwitzl: “Women will have less tolerance for products that have not been properly evaluated.”

2022 was a year for the history books – the impact of Roe v. Wade being overturned will be felt for years to come in and outside of the United States. As we head into 2023, we asked Dr. Elina Berglund Scherwitzl, Co-founder and Co-CEO of Natural Cycles to share her thoughts about the decision’s impact on the women’s health industry as…

Femtech Investment Round-up (December 2022)

At the beginning of each month, we look back and share which companies have announced new funding rounds. Below is December 2022’s round-up. Investments Carallel adds $8.2M in Series A funding to expand its digital platform for family caregivers. Paris-based Sonio raises €10M to optimize prenatal screening and diagnostics. Welcome! You\’ve found some of our exclusive Inner Circle Content.  This article is…

Movano Health Takes on OURA with Evie, Its New Medical Grade Smart Ring Designed for Women

  Since its founding in 2018, Movano Health, has been focused on the development of healthcare solutions that bring medical-grade, high-quality data to the forefront of consumer health devices. Now the company is taking on Oura with Evie, a smart ring has been specifically designed for women. The wearable provides users with medical grade health data, and personalized health insights delivered through…

Carallel Adds $8.2M in Series A Funding to Expand Its Digital Platform for Family Caregivers

Carallel uses expert guidance and digital tools to identify and empower caregivers so they can confidently manage the twists and turns of caregiving. The company partners with health plans and providers aiming to achieve better outcomes, and employers who wish to retain employees and increase productivity. In order to further its mission Carallel has now raised $8.2M in Series A funding led…

What’s New in Femtech This Week? (Dec 22, 2022)

Every Thursday we send out a curated newsletter on “all things femtech and women’s health innovation”. This is the latest edition. If you’re interested in subscribing, you can do so at the bottom of this page. This Week’s Highlights Paris-based Sonio raises €10M to optimize prenatal screening and diagnostics. BehaVR and OxfordVR merge; raise $13M in Series B funding to create a VR delivey platform for evidence-based digital therapeutics. Stork Club…