These Femtech Companies Founded by WOC Are Innovating Women's Healthcare

by Yvette Montoya

In 2019 women in the U.S. and all over the world are still dangerously underserved by the medical community and the healthcare gap is compounded even further for women of color. For a long time, women’s bodies and health concerns have been ignored. It was only in the last few years that women have had things like uterine healthcare, sexual wellness, and postnatal care apps at their fingertips — and we want more!

Femtech is a term coined in 2015 by Clue founder Ida Tin, to describe a sector of tech that focuses on women’s health. Although the term didn’t...

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