Bone Health

FDA Clears Osteoboost by Bone Health Technologies to Address Osteopenia in Women

Bone Health Technologies, a company at the forefront of bone health solutions, recently announced the FDA clearance of Osteoboost, the first device-based, non-pharmacological prescription treatment for postmenopausal women diagnosed with osteopenia. The wearable belt delivers targeted, calibrated vibration to the lumbar spine and hips, and is designed to reduce the decline in bone strength and density. Osteoboost’s approval introduces a new category…

Bone Health Technologies Receives New Patent for Its Wearable Treatment for Osteoporosis in Post-Menopausal Women 

Healthtech company Bone Health Technologies has recently been awarded its fourth patent, marking a significant milestone in the journey of its product, Osteoboost. The wearable device is at the forefront of addressing osteopenia and osteoporosis in post-menopausal women, two conditions that significantly impact bone health. Osteoboost’s design and innovative approach have made it the first device of its kind to demonstrate a…

OsteoSight Secures FDA Breakthrough Device Designation for X-Ray-Based Bone Mineral Density Assessment

OsteoSight, a new technology designed to utilize subtle signals found in routine X-rays for bone mineral density (BMD) assessment, has received a breakthrough device designation from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This achievement has the potential to significantly impact the early identification of osteoporosis and the prevention of fragility fractures. Developed by Naitive Technologies, OsteoSight not only provides automated BMD estimates…

Bone Health Technologies Presents Promising Clinical Trial Data of Wearable Treatment for Osteopenia in Post-Menopausal Women

San Francisco-based Bone Health Technologies (BHT) has presented pivotal trial data for its novel treatment Osteoboost at the renowned endocrinology conference, Endo 2023. The double-blind study enrolled 126 postmenopausal women with low bone mass, focusing on the effectiveness of Osteoboost in reducing the decline of bone strength and density. The Osteoboost device, which is seeking FDA’s Class 2 Prescription De Novo Approval,…

Bone Health, Osteoporosis & Innovation

Around 54 million Americans have osteoporosis and low bone mass, placing them at increased risk for osteoporosis. Studies suggest that approximately 1 in 2 women and up to 1 in 4 men age 50 and older will break a bone due to osteoporosis. Why it matters Breaking a bone is a serious complication of osteoporosis, especially with older patients. Osteoporotic bone breaks are most likely to…

Wellen Launches Its Healthtech Platform for Women with Osteoporosis and Osteopenia

Brooklyn-based healthtech startup Wellen is working to combat the high rates of osteoporosis and osteopenia among women with the launch of its personalized, at-home fitness program. With 10 million Americans suffering from osteoporosis and another 44 million with low bone density, Wellen aims to offer a solution for the 54 million individuals affected by this “silent disease.” The program offers personalized fitness…

Bone Health Technologies Is Awarded a $2.7M NIH Commercialization Readiness Pilot

Bone Health Technologies is a San Francisco-based company that applies science and medical expertise to create better health outcomes for women and men at risk of developing osteoporosis and the associated bone fractures. The company has now announced that the National Institute on Aging (NIA) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded the Company $2.7M in a Commercialization Readiness Pilot…

Bone Health Technologies Adds Osteoporosis Experts David B. Karpf, MD and Harold Rosen, MD to its Scientific Advisory Board

Bone Health Technologies, a company focused on improving bone health and preventing bone health diseases has announced the appointment of two additional members of its Scientific Advisory Board. David B. Karpf, MD and Harold Rosen, MD. Bone Health Technologies is a San Francisco-based company that applies science and medical expertise to create better health outcomes for women and men at risk of developing osteoporosis…