Embrace Warmer

By ASPIREist | Just For A Minute. A baby blanket with life-saving technology embedded in the seams.

Episode 1, Just For A Minute: Baby Warmer

Embrace Infant Warmer Could Save Lives

How Embrace's infant warmer can save lives

<i>This article was taken from the August 2011 issue of Wired magazine. Be the first to read Wired's articles in print before they're posted online, and get your hands on loads of additional content by</i> <i>subscribing online</i>.<p>It looks like a small sleeping-bag, but the Embrace infant warmer saves lives, …

Meet 7 startups that are innovating for the developing world

Every day, we are awash with news of the latest gadgets, product launches and strategic moves of Internet giants. In this climate, it’s easy to lose sight of the important role technology can play in improving the lives of people around the world.<p>Twenty-three startups recently received awards for …

Infant Warmer Created to Save Lives in Developing Countries

Embrace Innovations wants to save the lives of millions of premature babies around the world with an infant warmer the non-profit developed. Mara …

In India, resource scarcity drives healthcare innovation

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Watch Embrace

Watch Embrace: A low cost infant warmer video on Moneycontrol Online. SEO_Every year 20 million premature babies are born globally and 450 of them …

What a Life-Saving Baby Warmer Taught Me About Technology

My route to starting my medical device company began over five years ago in a design school course at Stanford. My team was challenged to design a baby incubator that would cost one percent of the $20,000 cost of the incubators you'd see in a modern hospital -- a sum far beyond the means of many …

The NGO-business hybrid: more than the sum of its parts?

NGO-business hybrids offer the potential to do more for people and planet than non-profits or companies alone - but they have to overcome mutual scepticism first<p>Turning a profit hasn't traditionally been the sphere of your average non-governmental organisation. The people most inclined to want to …

A Solution for Poor Mothers, When Expensive Hospital Incubators Won't Do

<i>Tom and David Kelley of the award-winning Palo Alto-based global design firm</i><i>IDEO</i> <i>have been helping private and public sector organizations innovate,</i> …

The Economist Innovation Awards 2013

Social & Economic Innovation<p><b>Jane Chen, Rahul Panicker, Naganand Murty and Linus Liang, Inexpensive incubator for premature babies</b><p>Jane Chen, Rahul …

Extreme By Design

About the Program<p>At a time of unprecedented global challenges, the under-30 “millennial” generation has every reason to be fatalistic and disengaged. …

Embrace: Saving Infants In Places With No Power

In the developing world, millions of babies die each year because they lack incubators at hospitals. The babies catch hypothermia and die. But this innovative new sleeping bag keeps babies at a constant temperature without any power. It’s saving children across the world.<p>Four hundred and fifty …

Meet 7 startups that are innovating for the developing world

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The Embrace Infant Warmer Acts As A Cheap Incubator For Developing Countries

In developing countries, low birth weight babies don't always have the luxury of an incubator to help them. Hopefully this $25 Embrace Infant Warmer …

Embrace infant sleeping bags save lives

<b>(10-01) 13:16 PDT San Francisco</b> -- In 2009, shortly after Jane Chen moved to India, she met a young woman who had watched helplessly as each of her three babies died.<p>Sujatha's small village, two hours outside of Bangalore, lacked the incubators and other medical technology that might have saved …

The low cost technology saving premature babies' lives

<b>Every year more than 20 million babies are born prematurely or with low birth weight - and an estimated 450 of them die each hour.</b><p>Special Report: The Technology of BusinessCan smartphones clean your house?Tech to free your inner shopaholicIs there life after Photoshop?Happy workers don't jump …

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Simple Tech Creates Infant Warmer To Save Lives In Developing Countries

According to the World Health Organization, there are more than 20 million low birth weight preterm babies born annually globally. More startling, more than four million die within their first month.<p>More than 60% of preterm births occur in Africa and South Asia, but preterm birth is a global …

A warm embrace that saves lives

In the developing world, access to incubators is limited by cost and distance, and millions of premature babies die each year. TED Fellow Jane Chen …

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Embrace Infant Warmers Impact Babies Lives India

The Embrace India Program serves under-resourced health care centers and hospitals in Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka, Gujarat, Bihar and Uttarakhand. …

Embrace

Embrace is a social enterprise that aims to help millions of vulnerable babies through a low cost infant warmer, designed for a resource constrained …