Carnegie Mellon Researchers Develop Wearable Opioid Overdose Detector

Wearable opioid detector
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Opioid crisis is reaching epidemic levels in the United States. According to HHS, 11.4 million people misused prescription opioids in 2016-17, and during the same period 42,249 people died from overdosing on opioids. Rehab clinics and healthcare professionals are desperately seeking a solution to this problem. Medtech companies are also developing devices, trying to ease […]