Women’s Health Is the Next Tech Boom, But That’s Not Necessarily All Good News
January 10, 2019
(Australian Broadcast Co) – Loosely dubbed “femtech”, women’s health technology is a growing multi-million-dollar market, and a flood of period trackers, pink fitness bands and pelvic health gadgets suggests the industry is starting to see dollar signs.But more is not always better. Alongside the investment in women founders, concerns are also being raised about the industry’s health claims and privacy practices. Most of all, will these start-ups work for women in all their diversity or just one type of woman?