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Mental Health Startup SonderMind Lands $150M to Tackle ‘THE’ Health Issue of Our Generation

Health Tech Jul 28, 2021• By JESSICA DaMASSA, WTF HEALTH SonderMind closes a $ 150M Series C funding round co-led by Drive Capital and Premji Invest, and we get CEO Mark Frank’s take on what sets THIS digital mental health startup apart from a pack of very well-funded competitors. SonderMind has its own behavioral health… Read More »

‘The dangers of ruling out older women for cervical cancer testing’

Classical medical teaching is that cervical cancer is a ­condition affecting primarily “young women”. That is, women under the age of 50. As a ­consequence, cervical screening with the smear test stops abruptly at age 65. This always struck me as medically ­illogical and even dangerous as cervical cancer does occur in older women. Indeed… Read More »

‘It took a full year after my dad’s death from Alzheimer’s before I could recall happy memories – the trauma of his final years was overwhelming’

“Every old man I see reminds me of my father when he had fallen in love with death”  atrick Kavanagh’s words are to the forefront of my mind as I’m walking through St Anne’s Park in Raheny, Dublin, one May morning. Although my dad has been dead for over a decade I’m hit by an unexpected… Read More »