Investment

Carewell Raises $24.7M to Support Family Caregivers with Expanded E-commerce Platform

Female-led Carewell, an e-commerce company dedicated to aiding family caregivers, has announced the completion of a $24.7 million Series B funding round to enhance their online platform dedicated to home health products. The funding was spearheaded by MBF Healthcare partners, accompanied by contributions from existing backers including Sageview Capital and Headline. Additional investors in this round include Primetime Partners, Nextview, Florida Opportunity…

Samphire Neuroscience Raises $2.3M in Pre-seed Funding for Novel Neurotechnology Wearable Targeting PMS & Menstrual Pain

Samphire Neuroscience, a medtech startup, has announced a successful $2.3 million pre-seed funding round for its pioneering neurotechnology wearable, Nettle. Designed to manage premenstrual syndrome (PMS) and menstrual pain, Nettle represents a significant step forward in at-home neurostimulation treatment. With over 90% of women affected by menstrual pain and PMS at some point, the demand for such solutions is evident. The funding…

Elektra Health Adds $3.3M in Seed Funding to Grow Its Platform for Evidence-based Menopause Care

Elektra Health, a digital health company focusing on menopause care, has announced a $3.3M funding round led by UPMC Enterprises, the innovation and venture capital arm of UPMC. The round, which saw participation from Wavemaker 360 and prior investors Flare Capital Partners and Seven Seven Six Fund, aims to bridge the menopause care gap through a comprehensive care model. The new funding…

Oula Secures $28M in Series B Funding for U.S. Wide Expansion of Modern Maternity Care Services

Oula, a pioneering maternity care clinic that blends midwifery with obstetrics, has successfully raised $28 million in a Series B financing round. This round was co-led by Revolution Ventures and Maverick Ventures, with contributions from GV and prior investors such as the Female Founders Fund, 8VC, Alumni Ventures, and Great Oaks. With this funding, Oula has amassed nearly $50 million to fuel…

Elidah Secures Series A Funding to Advance Women’s Health Innovations Addressing Urinary Incontinence

Elidah, a healthcare technology company known for developing FDA-cleared non-invasive, wearable treatments for urinary incontinence in women, has recently announced the completion of its Series A funding round. The company has successfully secured an undisclosed amount of investment, led by Blu Venture Investors and supported by contributions from Right Side Capital and Integral Private Wealth Advisors. This financial milestone is set to…

Essence App Secures $600K to Transform Menstrual Health Support in Workplaces

The Essence App, focused on improving workplace environments for women and individuals with menstrual cycles, has completed a $600K funding round. Participants in the round include Berkeley SkyDeck Fund, Davidovs VC, Growing Well Partners, and notable angel investors like Eugenia Dunaeva and Ksenia Kapoor, among others. This financial boost aims to refine the app’s capabilities, broaden its customer base, and explore the…

DeepLook Medical Raises $1.7M for AI-Driven Cancer Detection in Dense Breast Tissue

US-based healthtech company DeepLook Medical has raised $1.7M to enhance cancer detection in dense breast tissue through advanced visual enhancement technology. The company has introduced a pioneering AI technology platform tailored for identifying suspicious masses in women with dense breasts. This innovation is significant as approximately 45% of women have dense breasts, which increases their risk of breast cancer. Traditional mammograms can…

Spain-based Domma Secures €950K in Funding to Advance Menopause Support and Care

Spain-based Domma, a startup dedicated to the research, treatment, and support of menopause, has successfully raised €950K in funding, a combination of capital increase and debt. This round, led by Secways, also saw participation from existing investor Antai Ventures, several business angels with sector expertise and ENISA. Founded in Barcelona by Cristina Martínez and Mireia Roca, Domma plans to allocate the new…