Digital Health

Nurx and Thirty Madison Are Merging with Ambitious Plans to Become the Go-To Destination for Virtual Specialty Care

And the M&A news keep coming this week… 👀 After CooperCompanies’ announced its planned acquisition of Cook Medical’s Reproductive Health business, Thirty Madison is now announcing a merger with Nurx, the company known for birth control pill delivery capabilities, that has been slowly expanding its services beyond telehealth & online pharmacy services over the past years. As for us: We’re adding yet…

UK-based Peppy Inks a New Deal with Axa Health

UK-based digital health company Peppy, who offers menopause and fertility services via employers and health plans, has entered a new partnership with AXA Health. Under the terms of the new agreement Peppy will now offer employees of AXA Health’s corporate clients unlimited access to practical support and expert content for those trying for a baby of those going through menopause. Peppy Co-founder…

Hims & Hers Adds New Products for Female Hair Loss

Women struggling with hair loss can now get Topical Finasteride & Minoxidil Spray and Oral Spironolactone via Hers‘ telemedicine platform. The company also offers a range of other hair health related products including stand-alone Minoxidil 5% foam and Minoxidil 2% topical solution hair regrowth treatments, biotin gummies to support healthy hair, thickening shampoo and conditioner, as well as repairing hair masks and…

Hims & Hers Adds 10 New Members to its Medical Advisory Board

Hims & Hers, the multi-specialty telehealth platform, is expanding the size and scope of its Medical Advisory Board as it continues expanding more recent medical verticals such as mental health and primary care, and further growing early focus areas, such as sexual health, dermatology, and hair loss. The Medical Advisory board, which advises the company as it works to create access to…

Leading Accelerators DigitalHealth.London and Cedars-Sinai Partner to Support Healthtech Companies’ Internationalization Efforts

Leading accelerators programs DigitalHealth.London and the Cedars-Sinai Accelerator have announced a new partnership supporting international adoption of some of the US and UK’s best healthtech companies. The partnership will also utilize the deep healthcare knowledge and networks held by both organizations, to support companies who have taken part in either of the accelerator programs, to navigate and gain traction in a new…

Birth Control Delivery Startup Twentyeight Health Launches Spanish Language Telehealth Services

Twentyeight Health, a telehealth company increasing access to sexual and reproductive care for women from underserved communities, has launched Spanish language services. “According to Planned Parenthood, 57% of Latina women ages 18-34 have struggled with the cost of prescription birth control — and it’s our mission to bring this number down to zero,” said Amy Fan, co-founder of Twentyeight Health. “In working…

Hims & Hers Launches a New Mobile App Combining Education, E-commerce and Telehealth

Hims & Hers, the multi-specialty telehealth platform focused on providing modern personalized health and wellness experiences to consumers, today unveiled its plans to provide more complete, holistic and personalized care experiences with the launch of the Hims & Hers mobile app. The Company intends to begin rolling out the app to its over 500,000 subscription members in the coming weeks. “Today marks…

UNICEF Partners with the Australian Government to Scale Oky, A Digital Period Tracker for Girls in the Indo-Pacific Region

UNICEF East Asia and Pacific and the Australian Government have partnered to scale up Oky, the first digital period tracker designed for and with girls, across the Indo-Pacific region. This digital menstrual health and hygiene application provides important sexual and reproductive health (SRH) information to adolescent girls to help them better manage their health and wellbeing. “COVID-19 has disrupted access to education…