For the past year my co-founder Sabrina and I have been building Pollie. Our vision is to be the telehealth solution for managing complex chronic conditions for people that menstruate, and we’re starting with polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS).
Forbes published an article last week proclaiming 2021 will be the year that women’s health goes from niche to mainstream. As a woman operating a femtech startup, I was excited by this. Or, at least, I was at first. I am an optimist at heart, after all.
But the reality…
In the past year, San Franciscans have fallen into one of two camps: those that say everyone is leaving, and those who believe that the mass exodus hype is just that. Hype.