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Making people addicted to living a healthier life

There are currently almost 90 million pre-diabetic patients, in the United States and more than 60 million in Europe. Without intervention, every year one out of every ten patients will become diabetic. However, only 150 minutes of physical activity per week and 5-7% of weight reduction could suffice to lower the risk of becoming diabetic […]

READ MORE November 8, 2016

Digital Health: Moving from Data to Personalized Actions

As patient expectations concerning the quality, transparency and availability of healthcare services are setting a higher bar every day, patient-centered digital-health solutions are a vital component in the evolution of healthcare delivery. These are able to empower people to play an active role in managing their own healthcare, improve clinical outcomes, reduce costs, enhance patient-physician […]

READ MORE April 22, 2016

Sweetch app (Israel): stopping diabetes before it starts

Sweetch, an Israeli digital health startup, is on a mission to make the world a healthier place. Its first undertaking: to prevent people who are at risk for diabetes from developing the disease. More than 86 million US and 63 million European adults have a blood-sugar level that is higher than normal but not yet […]

READ MORE April 20, 2016

Stopping diabetes before it starts

Sweetch, an Israeli digital health startup, is on a mission to make the world a healthier place. Its first undertaking: to prevent people who are at risk for diabetes from developing the disease.

READ MORE April 14, 2016

Jerusalem startup Sweetch nets $3.5M investment for diabetes prediction technology

With tech giant Philips and hybrid venture capitalist group OurCrowd leading the way, another Jerusalem health startup is celebrating a multimillion dollar Series A right now. Sweetch announced on Thursday that it had raised $3.5 million for its diabetes prediction platform. The round also included Pontifax LP and Lionbird LP.

READ MORE April 7, 2016

Sweetch Health Raises $3.5M From OurCrowd And Philips

Israeli digital health startup Sweetch Health, which has developed a “digital vaccine” for diabetes, has raised $3.5 million in a Series A round led by OurCrowd, a leading equity crowdfunding platform, and Philips, a leading health technology company. Participation from prior investors also included Pontifax L.P. and Lionbird L.P. Sweetch Health has developed a revolutionary […]

READ MORE April 7, 2016

Israeli digital health startup to predict diabetes risk raises $3.5M

In the latest startup to join the war against diabetes, Sweetch has raised $3.5 million in a Series A round led by equity crowdfunding platform OurCrowd and Philips, according to the website, NoCamels. The company is focused not on people who have been diagnosed with the chronic condition, but for those who are at risk […]

READ MORE April 7, 2016

Daily Funding Roundup

Jerusalem health startup Sweetch raised $3.5 million for its diabetes prediction platform. OurCrowd led the round, also participated Pontifax LP and Lionbird LP. Sweetch is led by CEO Dana Chanan, CTO Dan Lichtenfeld and Chief Medical Officer Yossi Bahagon, MD. They aim to use the funds to complete a pilot program and begin clinical trials.

READ MORE April 7, 2016

OurCrowd & Philips Join to Raise $3.5 Million for Sweetch MedTech Startup

Sweetch Health, an Israeli medtech startup that has developed a “digital vaccine” for diabetes, has received series A funding in the amount of $3.5 million. The funding round was led by global conglomerate Philips and leading equity crowdfunding platform OurCrowd. The funding also saw participation from earlier investors including Lionbird and Pontifax.

READ MORE April 7, 2016