Innovation News from Around the Web
- How One Nonprofit Is Helping Veterans Serve Again, At Home
2015 Edison Awards Nominee The Mission Continues helps to connect veterans to their local communities on Veterans Day and every day. Through the formation of Service Platoons, veterans are able to continue serving their communities through volunteer work. MORE
- Innovation Needed for Healthcare Costs
One field that is ripe for an influx of innovative game-changing products and services is in the area of patients’ access to immediate, accurate information on healthcare costs.
- Storytelling and Innovation
The powerful connection between storytelling and innovation, and its potential for businesses, is already being tapped into by companies such as Microsoft, 3M, Kimberly-Clark and Procter & Gamble, who consider storytelling in a business setting to be an essential skill in their executive communication toolkits.
- Oral Rehydration Therapy: An Important Tool in the Fight Against Ebola
Edison Awards Winner, DripDrop Hydration Powder, is helping in the fight against the Ebola epidemic in West Africa. Dehydration is a common symptom of the Ebola Virus which leads to further complications. DripDrop provides healthcare professionals with an inexpensive and effective treatment option for helping patients with Ebola to stay ...
- How 2014 Edison Awards Winner Theranos is making bank on blood
Theranos founder, Elizabeth Holmes, is taking on the laboratory-diagnostic industry with new blood testing practices which are more comfortable and more affordable for the end user. Theranos’ new partnership with Walgreens is making this service more accessible than ever. MORE