Let's start with some good news. After a slow 2016, digital health saw its third IPO of the year—iRhythm, which soared in its debut.
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- Type 1 Diabetes Management System Bigfoot Biomedical raised $35.5M
- LA-based Science 37 raised $31M to simplify clinical trials
- Heal raised $26.9M for doctor-on-demand house call service
- Propeller Health raised $21.5M to continue tackling asthma
- Activity-tracking swimcap and headband maker Moov raised $12M
- Dr. Harvey Karp’s Happiest Baby raised $10M to help babies fall and stay asleep
- Employee wellness company Newtopia raised $10M to expand genetic testing and coaching platform
- Finrise just raised $5.4M to lend money to people at doctor’s offices
- A16Z led a $2M round in UCSF eHeart study partner Cardiogram
- Wellthy raised $2M to help America's 66M unpaid caregivers
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