In-Mouth Wireless Sensor Detects Sodium

In-Mouth Wireless Sensor Detects Sodium

Hypertension, aka high blood pressure, is an increasingly common condition affecting one of two U.S. adults — often without symptoms — according to the American Heart Association (AHA). Hypertension increases the risk for heart disease and stroke, two of...
AI Monitors Heart Patients after Discharge

AI Monitors Heart Patients after Discharge

On average, 23% of heart failure patients are readmitted to a hospital every year, according to a study published in 2016 in Progressive Cardiovascular Disease. About 5.7 million American adults live with heart failure (HF), a sizable number projected to increase to 8...
Wearable Sensor Monitors Bladder Situation

Wearable Sensor Monitors Bladder Situation

Incontinence is a problem for the very young and the very old, as well for patients with certain conditions or following surgery (such as removal of the prostate). Infants don’t notice it for the most part, but it can be a frustrating and embarrassing problem...