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Amazon wants to track your sleep

The FCC gave Amazon approval to use airwaves for radar sensors that would aid the management of sleep hygiene.
Amazon healthcare accelerator

AWS Healthcare Accelerator announced for startups in the public sector

It is a four-week technical, business, and mentorship accelerator open to US-based startups or international startups that have existing US operations.
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Amazon Pharmacy now offering six-month prescriptions starting at $6

The company said Prime members would get additional savings when paying without insurance, paying as low as $1 per month for select medications.
The new Movement Health feature in Halo

Amazon Halo to use the smartphone’s camera to assess the user’s Movement Health

After a session where you put yourself into different poses for the camera, Amazon's servers will analyze the video and create a customized workout routine
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Amazon Care scores its first employer customer

The company's virtual primary care business will be providing healthcare services to the fitness equipment manufacturer Precor.
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Amazon Care to launch across U.S. this summer

The service will offer millions of individuals and families immediate access to high-quality medical care and advice - 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Amazon Pharmacy

Amazon Pharmacy launches to offer prescription medicine delivery

The store will offer a range of both generic and brand-name drugs, but it will not Schedule II medications such as many common opioids like Oxycontin.
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Amazon taps Sharecare to deliver trusted health information through Alexa

As a result, answers to more than 80,000 health questions from Sharecare are now integrated into Amazon's voice service.
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Amazon Alexa can now provide you with drug information

Specialized answers about medication information were created specifically for the voice-enabled service.
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Big Tech firms help fight the coronavirus outbreak

The tech giants are providing their otherwise paid services for free to select users...