The Top Mental Health Tech Startups

The Top Mental Health Tech Startups »

14 May, 2018
Companies
According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the U.S. They affect 40 million adults, or 18.1% of the population, every year. Furthermore, anxiety disorders affect 25.1% of children between 13 and 18 years old, putting them at a much higher risk to perform poorly…
Hack MS: Developing Stress Management Solutions

Hack MS: Developing Stress Management Solutions »

16 Feb, 2015
EventsUncategorized
Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a disabling neurological condition that impacts as many as 2.5 million people around the world. According the MS Society, the disease occurs when the body’s immune system mistakenly attacks the protective coating around the nerve fibers of the central nervous system. People living with the disease can experience vision problems, fatigue,…
Happier, Inc: Re-Defining Success

Happier, Inc: Re-Defining Success »

Nataly Kogan, co-founder of Happier Inc. Photo provided. Nataly Kogan had achieved the American dream - or so she thought. She was a teenager when she and her parents arrived in the United States as refugees. Her mission was clear: she’d make a lot of money and be successful. The only problem was that…
Train Your Brain Through a Video Game: The Akili Prescription

Train Your Brain Through a Video Game: The Akili Prescription »

Akili's Project EVO is a video game that could help you train your brain. All photos provided. What if brain training technology could be noninvasive, clinically effective and engaging? That's the question Eddie Martucci and Eric Elenko asked themselves in 2011. Both men had an interest in the brain - in…

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