Posts Tagged: medicine


Startup fights back against fake medicines in Pakistan

Asli Goli wants to help customers find out which medicines are fake and which ones are genuine with unique codes put inside each medicine bo...

  • May 8, 2014
  • at 6:14 pm
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How Crowdsourcing Can Stop False Medical Ads from Killing Chinese Grandparents

Chinese medical website offers a way to for every citizen to fight the war on FMAs from their smartphones.

  • July 26, 2013
  • at 2:50 pm
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Medeel Helps Patients Compare Personalized Medical Options Without Setting Foot in a Hospital

When you get sick, all you want is to get better. But the reality, in India and almost anywhere else, is that different hospitals offer diff...

  • March 15, 2013
  • at 8:00 am
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Dr. Pad Will Help Doctors Save Your Life

This post is a part of our coverage of Startups in Asia (Singapore), Penn Olson’s first tech conference. Our full coverage of the event c...

  • February 2, 2012
  • at 4:32 pm
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Hypochondriacs beware: 5 innovative health apps from Asia

Medical technology is a booming industry, but most startups getting involved in Asia don’t directly contribute to the advancement of d...

  • October 10, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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HealthKart Plus, Indian startup

Despite Regulatory Hassles, India’s Healthkart Gets Huge Funding to Expand Medicine Sales

India’s HealthKart sells everything from vitamins to vital medicines via its online portal, but it’s such a heavily regulated and contro...

  • July 9, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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China’s Online Drug Stores Face Stiff Competition for Tiny Market

China’s e-commerce industry has exploded over the past several years, and with it successful speciality shops have cropped up online f...

  • March 12, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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