Written by Elena Prokofyeva on October 9, 2017
Wearables, such as smartwatches and fitness trackers, have spread quickly, generating an enormous amount of biometric data for us to interpret. With a plethora of sensors available on the market and personal health data stored in the cloud, you’d think it would be easy for us to take…Read More
Written by Raisamiina Rimpelä on October 3, 2017
A start up company from Espoo, Finland, NindUX Oy was born from the observation that Finland lacks a tool for systematic monitoring of indoor air quality and changes for the municipalities.
In Finland, local decision-makers struggle with the mold problem in schools and kindergartens worse than ever….Read More
Written by Raisamiina Rimpelä on March 10, 2017
During the past years it’s been somewhat trendy to measure all kinds of data. The most enthusiastic but rare individuals collect data and curves of almost every daily activity and physical phenomenon of their body. For most, the enthusiasm for data collection and measurement is short-term and doesn’t…Read More
Written by Elena Prokofyeva on November 7, 2016
Implementing research evidence into practice is a very challenging but rewarding process. This is an inspiring story about a group of researchers, who came up with an unique business idea while working on their scientific research projects. They identified the underestimated problem of excessive sitting in modern life…Read More
Written by Bogdana on June 22, 2016
Chino.io aims at simplifying this job for EU digital health businesses
Chino.io, a startup that is part of Vertical accelerator, wants to fix this problem and help companies to solve security and data protection compliance issues when storing health data.
The digitalization of Health services is changing the health system…Read More
Written by Bogdana on June 20, 2016
At Netmedi, our mission is to create the leading digital solutions for data-driven, personalized health care. The company, founded in 2012 by five software developers deeply passionate about health care technology, has now grown to team of 15 dedicated employees. Kaiku® Health, our platform for collecting and analyzing patient-reported…Read More
Written by Bogdana on May 3, 2016
This year, HealthSPA is hosting the third and largest Upgraded Life Festival. Between the first and second year of ULF, attendance more than doubled and the number of companies participating as exhibitors increased by approximately 35%. This year, with about one month still to go before the…Read More
Written by Bogdana on March 15, 2016
“What you do today, affects how you live tomorrow”
Some call it a health revolution, others think of it as a bypassing trend. However you see the current obsessions with fitness, health and wellness, one thing is for sure – it’s not going away. In 2015 we saw a…Read More
Written by Bogdana on March 4, 2016
Usually at this blog we are sharing the stories of startups and industry professionals. This time we, HealthSPA happen to be on another side of an interview table. Listen to the episode about HealthSPA, Upgraded Life Festival and Nordic Health Investment Day at Fulltime HEL Podcast.
The piece…Read More
Written by Bogdana on February 11, 2016
Some people do sports because they need to lose weight, some people do it to be social and some people just simply do it for fun. There is a company that provides something for everyone.
SportSetter was founded in 2012 by Niko Karstikko, a Finnish guy who spent his youth…Read More