Menopause

Joylux’s Vaginal Wellness Solution vFit Gold Is Now Sold at Premier Luxury Retailer Saks

With over 50% of women experiencing life-changing symptoms such as bladder leakage and dryness due to menopause, top retailer Saks Fifth Avenue is paving the way in offering solutions. Saks delivers a one-of-a-kind shopping experience, featuring an expertly curated assortment and exceptional customer care. They have chosen Joylux to be the first to address these personal issues. Joylux is a leading menopausal…

Gameto Raises $23M to Redefine Reproductive Longevity with Reprogrammed Ovarian Cells

Gameto, a biotechnology startup solving the problem of accelerated ovarian aging to change the trajectory of women’s health and equality, today announced that it has raised a $20M in Series A funding led by Future Ventures, with participation from Bold Capital Partners, Lux Capital, Plum Alley, TA Ventures, Overwater Ventures, Robert Nelsen and Anne Wojcicki. Gameto also raised $3M in Seed funding in March 2020 from a range of notable investors…

Theramex Enters the OTC Market with Femarelle, a Non-hormonal Option to Treat Menopause Symptoms

Theramex, a company dedicated women’s health, recently acquired the Femarelle product licence to treat menopause symptoms. Femarelle will be available in different markets starting in late spring 2022. This commercialisation agreement was reached with Se-cure Pharmaceuticals, the company that developed the product. Femarelle offers non-hormonal therapy to balance oestrogen levels in women from peri-menopause through menopause to post-menopause relieving the symptoms and…

Bia Care Partners with GenesisCare to Support Women Experiencing Menopause as a Side Effect of Cancer Treatment

Around 30% of women treated for breast cancer will experience the sudden onset of menopause symptoms, as a result of their treatment. Over 200,000 women every year in England will experience this side effect during their cancer care, with no treatment currently offered as standard. If women do not receive support, a quarter will leave employment as a result of their menopause…

Sexual Wellness Brand Tabu Launches on Goop with $500K in Seed Funding

Tabu, a Santa Barbara based sexual wellness company made primarily for women in peri-to post-menopause, just announced that The Kit will be sold on goop. Tabu is committed to helping women embrace sexual wellness routines as a natural way to address common menopausal symptoms including vaginal atrophy, dryness, low libido, incontinence, stress, and more. Tabu was founded by Natalie Waltz, who initially bootstrapped the company…

Microbiome Research Company Biom Pharmaceuticals Launches Vee Mobile App To Maintain Optimal Feminine Health At Every Stage

Biom Pharmaceuticals, a leading microbiome research company and creator of femtech brand VagiBiom, has just launched Vee, a female-focused mobile health app that supports women’s health at each stage of the female journey. Backed by science, Vee offers reliable resources to help women maintain peak health at each phase of womanhood. From tracking one’s period, to planning a pregnancy, to making menopause a time of…

Alloy Raises $3.3M In Seed Funding to Bridge the Gap in Menopausal and Post-Reproductive Health

Alloy, a new telehealth company addressing the healthcare needs of women over 40, has announced $3M in seed funding raised from venture studio Kairos HQ and PACE Healthcare Capital, as it prepares to launch later this year. The world population of menopausal and postmenopausal women is projected to reach 1.2 billion by 2030, with 47 million new entrants each year. The issue Alloy…

Lisa Health Enters Into Know-How License Agreement with Mayo Clinic For Menopause Digital Health Initiative

Lisa Health, a digital health company creating advanced technology solutions for menopause and healthy aging, announced today that it has entered into a license agreement with Mayo Clinic to advance its development and product testing initiatives. Mayo Clinic has also invested in the company. Lisa Health’s digital solution for menopause and healthy aging helps to bridge gaps in care and knowledge, empowering…