DIY Healthcare

Innovations to increase autonomy in physical wellness
Implications - With public health care continuing to be an issue in society, consumers are looking for ways to ensure their own physical wellness without the need for a medical professional. Independent health products that assist people in taking care of themselves empower people to take their health into their own hands.
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Mild Top 6 Examples: 80,574 Total Clicks Jan 09 - Oct 09
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Stress-Sensing Watches - The Biofeedback StressWatch Tells You When You Need to Take a Deep Breath
SCORE: 5.5
Warm 21,365 Clicks Pub: Sep 25, 09
Stress-Sensing Watches
The Biofeedback StressWatch Tells You When You Need to Take a Deep Breath
I was once told that a person chooses to stress, but sometimes you need a little help knowing when this choice is being made: enter this biofeedback StressWatch. If you don’t know what I mean by ‘choosing… [More]
Vibrating Breast Boosters - Pangao's Magic Massage Bra Keeps Bust Firm and Healthy
SCORE: 5.8
Warm 39,012 Clicks Pub: Aug 12, 09
Vibrating Breast Boosters
Pangao's Magic Massage Bra Keeps Bust Firm and Healthy
Most women are familiar with the usual silicone and water breast inserts that enhance the look of their tatas. Well, these inserts are quite different - not only do they enhance, but Pangao’s Magic Massage… [More]
Fertility Monitor Pods - Accurately Measure All Aspects of Ovulation With DuoFertility
SCORE: 5.3
Warm 4,801 Clicks Pub: Oct 9, 09
Fertility Monitor Pods
Accurately Measure All Aspects of Ovulation With DuoFertility
Instead of in vitro fertilization, which can be costly and ineffective, try your luck with DuoFertility. DuoFertility is a high-tech fertility monitor you wear under your arm that measures all the elements… [More]
Palm-Sized Physicals - The Body Check Ball Measures your Health in an Instant
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Mild 4,538 Clicks Pub: May 15, 09
Palm-Sized Physicals
The Body Check Ball Measures your Health in an Instant
The Body Check Ball is basically a physical that you can hold in the palm of your hands. To use it, place your hands on either side and the ball will send a small current through your body, instantly measuring… [More]
Personal Patient Hygiene Kits - PatientPak Keeps Germs At Bay During Hospital Stays
SCORE: 2.6
Mild 6,384 Clicks Pub: Jan 23, 09
Personal Patient Hygiene Kits
PatientPak Keeps Germs At Bay During Hospital Stays
PatientPak is an innovative way to present hygiene products in modern, well-designed packaging. In our increasingly sterile society, it was about time someone created a kit to combine all of the antimicrobial… [More]
Virtual Health Coaches - Braun's Clever Care Medical Coach Helps With Self-Care
SCORE: 1.6
Untested 4,474 Clicks Pub: Apr 6, 09
Virtual Health Coaches
Braun's Clever Care Medical Coach Helps With Self-Care
It seems we're living in a time where we're constantly in a rush; with our the mental preoccupation we struggle to find time for the most important aspect of life, which is life itself. Remembering to… [More]