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Your daily fix of new business ideas Springwise and its network of 17,000 spotters scan the globe for smart new business ideas, delivering instant inspiration to entrepreneurial minds. More at www.springwise.com
Online pharmacy makes pill regimens less confusing
When you’re ill, the last thing you want to worry about is whether you’re taking the right pills at the right time, or if you’re about the run out. We recently saw Walgreens and TaskRabbit take the pain out of getting medicine for cold and flu sufferers by delivering it to their door within a couple of hours. Now online pharmacy PillPack is mailing any prescription direct to patients, conveniently organized, dated and refilled when necessary. READ MORE…
Edible barcodes set to tackle pharma fraud
How do patients know the medication they receive is the real deal? We’ve already seen the MedSnap ID app offer one way to quickly identify unlabeled pills, and now TruTag is providing another option, through a nano-scale, encoded compound that is edible and can be used to attach data to pills and foodstuff. READ MORE…
Pop-up pharma store aims to remedy anything
New York-based Help Remedies has already been featured on these pages for its bone marrow registry kits included in its packets of bandages. Now the socially-minded pharmaceuticals company is extending its remit, by offering visitors to its help shop in Washington DC relief for any kind of pain – whether it is a headache or heartache. READ MORE…