UK femtech startup Astinno, which is dealing with a wearable to combat hot flushes, gets grant worth $450k

UK femtech startup Astinno, which is dealing with a wearable to combat hot flushes, gets grant worth $450k

London-based femtech hardware startup Astinno has actually gotten an Innovate UK grant worth ₤ 360k ($450k) to fund additional screening of a wearable it’s developing for females experiencing a perimenopause sign called hot flushes. The sensor-packed device, which it’s calling Grace, is being designed to discover the onset of a hot flush and apply cooling […] The goal is for algorithmically triggered cooling to be done in a prompt enough manner to avoid hot flushes from running their typical undesirable and uncomfortable course. Each time, she would go to the bathroom and run her wrists under cold water which assisted the flush to go away.”Throughout a hot flush, your brain mistakenly believes that you are ending up being too warm and causes your body to lose heat.”The genuine key to Grace is precisely and dependably pre-empting hot flushes (the automated nature of the bracelet) so that cooling can be applied at the earliest phase possible,” he adds. …