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Like normal healthtech news but, you know, not boring.


The team at SomX bring you the audio version of the weekly Healthtech Pigeon newsletter - a panel show with journalists, VCs, podcasters, entrepreneurs, execs and those with a strong opinion to make things interesting. Regular hosts and guests are Dr James Somauroo, Jessica Smith, Belle Taylor, Huw Penson, Jess Farmery from the SomX team.


🐦 Grab the newsletter at www.healthtechpigeon.com
🚀 Learn how SomX can help your healthtech company at www.somx.health

Healthtech Pigeon SomX

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.5 • 6 Ratings

Like normal healthtech news but, you know, not boring.


The team at SomX bring you the audio version of the weekly Healthtech Pigeon newsletter - a panel show with journalists, VCs, podcasters, entrepreneurs, execs and those with a strong opinion to make things interesting. Regular hosts and guests are Dr James Somauroo, Jessica Smith, Belle Taylor, Huw Penson, Jess Farmery from the SomX team.


🐦 Grab the newsletter at www.healthtechpigeon.com
🚀 Learn how SomX can help your healthtech company at www.somx.health

    Does Gen AI have a place in therapy?

    Does Gen AI have a place in therapy?

    Join Jessica, James and Huw from SomX breakdown the best stories from this week’s newsletter.

    [02:30] - Lying To Your Therapist Is Being Superseded By Telling The Truth To Generative AI
    [23:45] - Urinary incontinence neuromod newcomer Amber Therapeutics nets $100M
    [32:15] - AI in Healthcare Report: Healthcare AI investment growing faster than non-health AI


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    ✍️ Apply to be a podcast guest using this form

    🖇 Connect with Jessica on LinkedIn
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    📖 Learn more about the SomX team at https://somx.health

    • 43 min
    Tackling inequity in healthcare

    Tackling inequity in healthcare

    Join Aahuti and Huw from SomX breakdown the best stories from this week’s newsletter, with help from HealthKey’s David Joerring

    This week: 

    19:40 - ifeel cements $20M to address rising mental health costs for businesses and insurers
    31:30 - Ciba Health uses wearables and analytics to get to the root cause of type 2 diabetes
    41:15 - Black and ethnic minority people underrepresented in virtual wards
    54:45 - 5 steps towards health equity in low- and middle-income countries through tailored innovation



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    • 1 hr 3 min
    Femtech's evolution and bridging the women's health funding gap

    Femtech's evolution and bridging the women's health funding gap

    Join Huw and Aahuti in breaking down the best stories from this week’s newsletter, with help from FemTech Lab’s Karina Vazirova and Kate Nikityuk.

    This week: 

    [17:00] - Seek Launches First At-Home Test for Alcohol’s Effects on Women’s Health
    [32:00] - How Women’s Health Conversations With Investors Have Evolved

    'Decoding the Future of Women' - Femtech Lab's Flagship Women's Healthtech Conference takes place on 10-11 June. 

    Use SOMX for 20% off your ticket

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    📖 Learn more about the SomX team at https://somx.health

    • 51 min
    The confessions of a digital health investor

    The confessions of a digital health investor

    Join Huw and Belle in breaking down the best stories from this week’s newsletter. 

    This week:

    [01:35] - Five ways to unlock a digital health revolution in the NHS
    [21:55] - 4 Things Digital Health Investors Need To Get Off Their Chest

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    🖇 Connect with Huw on LinkedIn
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    📖 Learn more about the SomX team at https://somx.health

    • 44 min
    At-home blood test transforming cancer care

    At-home blood test transforming cancer care

    Join Aahuti and Jess breakdown the best stories from this week’s newsletter, with the help of Toby Basey-Fisher, CEO of Entia. 

    This week: 

    [04:45] -Test-at-home kit for cancer patients approved for use
    [18:50] - UK partnership to address challenges regulating mental health tech
    [31:30] - How telemedicine can cut down NHS gynaecology waiting times
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    📖 Learn more about the SomX team at https://somx.health

    • 43 min
    Virtual reality is revolutionising mental health

    Virtual reality is revolutionising mental health

    Join Jessica and James as they take a deep dive into the week’s healthtech news and views joined by HLTH Europe's Lina Behrens and Henry Stoneley. 

    This week: 

    [02:45] - Apple pushes into clinical trials with new FDA nod for Apple Watch
    [22:45] - Virtual reality could revolutionize mental-health treatments, including ketamine therapy, for conditions like depression and anxiety
    [36:45] - Okko Health to test eye health app in space


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    🖇 Connect with Lina on LinkedIn
    🖇 Connect with Henry on LinkedIn

    📖 Learn more about the SomX team at https://somx.health

    • 46 min

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