Redefining femtech

Published Fri, Jul 23, 2021 · 05:50 AM

MENTION women's health, and periods and pregnancy come to mind. A growing number of entrepreneurs are seeking to address other health and wellness issues that women have long faced - from hormone health to menopause to sexual wellness.

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