Tag Archives: athome

Will At-Home Lab Tests Change Healthcare Diagnostics Forever? | Frank Ong, Everlywell

Health Tech Jan 3, 2020• By JESSICA DAMASSA, WTF HEALTH It used to be that patients would have to go see a doctor to get lab tests ordered to check their cholesterol or metabolism, but now, thanks to at-home testing companies like Everlywell, those tests (and 30 others, including STI tests) can be ordered online… Read More »

Blogger is ‘risking her life’ with at-home vampire facials

A blogger has been slammed by plastic surgeons for encouraging people to perform their own “Vampire Facials” at home. The bloody procedure, first made famous by Kim Kardashian, is thought to help rejuvenate facial cells but can put people at risk of deadly sepsis, experts claim. Lauren Shivers, AKA RunHoly, has published a step-by-step guide… Read More »

myLAB Box STI at-home Test Kits. Interview with Lora Ivanova, Co-Founder and CEO at myLAB Box

myLAB Box, a healthcare company based in California, has developed and pioneered an at-home sexually transmitted disease (STD) testing service. With the number of STDs rising, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that nearly 20 million new STDs occur annually in the US, and half of these are in people aged 15 to… Read More »