Peter Foley is the founder and CEO of LetsGetChecked, a personal health-testing and insights firm that enables people to test themselves for ill health from within their homes.
Foley developed testicular cancer aged 16, a fact that came to light after a rugby accident, but his cancer was not detected for months.
This motivated Foley to set up LetsGetChecked, which now operates in both Europe and North America and has raised $42 million to date.
Speaking to Business Insider, Foley explained how his delayed diagnosis motivated him to found LetsGetChecked.
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For Peter Foley, the founder and CEO of LetsGetChecked, everything would have been different had he just been checked sooner.
Founded in 2014, LetsGetChecked is a personal health testing and insights firm that allows consumers direct access to a range of testing options and clinical services from home.
It provides health insights to enable better healthcare decision making, and its testing kits cover sexual health, men’s health, women’s health, and general health – allowing customers to test all manner of conditions, from cholesterol levels, hormone levels, scanning for the presence of cancers, or something else entirely.
To date, the company says it’s raised $42 million in funding. It operates in …read more
Source:: Businessinsider – Tech