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Dec 22, 2011
Vitadock, the new iPhone app that works in sync with docking devices, is meant to monitor and check your health.

The Vitadock app is developed by German company Medisana and is available on Apple's App Store. The app works with docking monitors that visualize vital health signs and can be purchased. For example, GlucoDock is designed for diabetics to check blood sugar, Thermodock is a monitor that takes body temperature immediately using infrared technology, CardioDock is meant to check blood pressure, while TargetScale is developed for weight management. The docking devices are connected to your iPhone, iPad or iPod.

Dec 20, 2011
Nothing can be more annoying than a sound of alarm clock early in the morning, when you can hardly open your eyes. LARK is a sleep system that works with your iPad or iPhone to help you sleep and wake up better.

The system uses silent alarm technology waking you up gently and naturally using soothing vibrations.

Dec 15, 2011
We wear sunglasses to protect our eyes from UV light that may damage our eye health. But innovative sunglasses that let the light shine into your eyes are meant for a different purpose. Sequinetic sunglasses is a useful gadget for those who suffer from SAD (seasonal affective disorder) or winter blues that makes us feel depressed during certain seasons.

Dec 13, 2011
Do you hate condoms? May be they just do not fit right. The recent research showed that poor-fitting condoms can not only cause sexual dissatisfaction, but may also lead to increased risk of sexually transmitted diseases and unwanted pregnancies. All these may be a result of wearing wrong-sized condoms, which tend to slip and break when you do not expect it.

Nov 28, 2011
Do you know that your toothbrush is a place full of germs and even if you change your toothbrush once in three months, it does not mean the thing is clean enough for dental care?

That's why the Stealth UV Toothbrush Sanitizer probably will be useful for those, who care about true cleaning. The sanitizer uses UV light that kills up to 99,9 percent of bacteria and germs on your toothbrush after cleaning your teeth.

Nov 28, 2011
Finding a suspicious lump can be scary for every woman, but going to the doctor for a check-up is even greater stress. The scientists at Nihon University have come up with the portable breast cancer detection device that can help you find out about your risk of having breast cancer. This tool can be especially useful for those, who live in remote areas.

Nov 24, 2011
The new machine that cleans the air, make asthma sufferers feel better without drugs.

The device called the Protexo machine, produced by Swedish company Airsonett, is used during sleep, delivering flow of pure filtered air to remove common allergens that cause inflammation of the lungs. The machine uses technology that is often applied to maintain sterile conditions.

Nov 23, 2011
The new hormonal contraceptive Nexplanon that provides three years of protection from unwanted pregnancy is available for women in the US. The new contraceptive is progestin-only single-rod implant that is inserted under woman's skin during a simple procedure. It looks like a flexible matchstick, made of polymer.

Nov 22, 2011
Want o lose weight without really trying? The idea of wearing shapewear that helps you lose weight is not new and many innovative products have developed a range of smart garments for this purpose.

Calorie Shaper is Japanese innovative line of shapewear that makes you burn calories more effectively. The fabric of the underwear has unique honeycomb structure that creates a kind of resistance making you exercise harder.

Nov 18, 2011
Nowadays many women turn to newest technologies that allow you care about your body and face at the comfort of your home. And just like exercising keeps your body fit, massaging your face muscles can make you look youthful and fresh at any age.

Facial Muscle Toner makes this task even easier. The skin care device emits harmless, mild electrical stimulation that results in toned face muscles and reduces wrinkles.

Nov 17, 2011
Does you or your partner suffer from snoring? At the recent International Robot Exhibition in Tokyo Japanese researchers presented their robotic bear-shaped pillow that eases snoring and makes sleep peaceful for both partners. The cute bear pillow called Jukusui-Kun is designed to monitor snoring of the user. When the snoring becomes too loud or there is a danger of sleep apnea, the robot gently touches the face of the user to help him change sleeping position.

Nov 15, 2011
Worried about your sedentary lifestyle? Then it may be time to incorporate innovative office desk.

The company Hammacher Schemmer has developed an Elliptical Machine Office Desk that makes sitting healthier. The adjustable desk that comes with semi-recumbent elliptical trainer helps you workout while sitting at the desk.

Nov 10, 2011
Do winter blues make you feel miserable? In fact SAD, the seasonal affective disorder affects millions of people around the world.

The new health gadget by Valkee company was developed to help you cope with those moods swings and depression associated with SAD. The device is a brain stimulation headset that beams light right into your ear canals and into your mind.

Nov 09, 2011
Modern life interferes with our inner balance, which impairs our performance and make us less effective.

The Zentrom Wristband developed by Lange & Lange is a new product that is aimed at restoring the electric field of your body using Quantum technology. As the developers claim Zentrom means quality, style, performance and functionality.

Nov 08, 2011
While flu season is coming, many of us seek the ways to protect ourselves from tedious virus.

Now, the scientists have come up with the new material that can be used in flu masks and air filters to stop flu viruses from entering your respiratory system and causing flu symptoms.

One of the main problems that face scientists is the uprise of the new strains of flu virus, for which current flu vaccines are not as effective as they should be.

Nov 07, 2011
Jawbone company that is known for its Bluetooth accessories has released its innovative health gadget called Jawbone Up that watches over your health.

The health monitor looks like a wristband that is worn during the day and night, tracking your sleep patterns, your diet and activity level. There are three main functions Jawbone Up is able to do: Measure, Engage and Act.

Nov 04, 2011
Exercising with music is more fun, that's why Motorola Mobility company has released its new music and fitness gadget. The MOTOACTV is a fitness tracker that doubles as a music player, tracking and recording your workouts and playing your favorite music.

It consists of a tracker that can be worn on your wrist or arm or can be attached to your bike. The Blutetooth-enabled device features clear 1.6 color touch screen that is sweat proof, rain resistant and scratch resistant.

Nov 02, 2011
Holistic health becomes a widely popular trend in many countries. That's why the innovative textile company designed a new fabric that can deliver therapeutic medicines transdermally.

iLoad is a new textile technology that allows it to be loaded with therapeutic substances. The fabric developed by Swiss company Schoeller Textil, means intelligent loading, release, washing and reloading.

Nov 02, 2011
Many men are reluctant to use the condom simply because they think that sex will be less pleasurable with condom. However, nowadays there is such a variety of condom types that everyone can find the type that meets your and your partner's expectations.

Oct 31, 2011
Sperm quality is one of the most important factors that affect couple's chances of conceiving a baby.

Loes Segerink, a at MESA+ Institute for Nanotechnology in the University of Twente, came up with a smart chip that will be able to tell about sperm count and sperm motility. The fertility chip will become widely available as a home test to men, who want to know their chances of becoming a father.