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Fitbit receives FDA approval for the Fitbit Flow, a low-cost emergency ventilator for use during the COVID-19 pandemic

Fitbit receives FDA approval for the Fitbit Flow, a low-cost emergency ventilator for use during the COVID-19 pandemic

Fitbit will be able to quickly manufacture large volumes of its new ventilator to assist with the coronavirus crisis and boost the number of ventilators available in the US. The Fitbit Flow ventilator has received FDA Emergency Use Authorization. Image: Fitbit Fitbit, the company known for its fitness wearables, announced on Wednesday that it has …

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FDA Shuts Down Bill Gates-backed Coronavirus Testing Program

FDA Shuts Down Bill Gates-backed Coronavirus Testing Program

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) halted, at least temporarily, a Seattle-based at-home coronavirus testing program backed by Bill Gates. “Please discontinue patient testing and return of diagnostic results to patients until proper authorization is obtained,” the FDA told the Seattle Coronavirus Assessment Network (SCAN) in a memo, according to The New York Times. “The …

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