This Smart Pill Stays Inside Your Stomach and Monitors Digestion Up to a Month

Smart pill monitors stomach
Image credit: Xinyue Liu, Shaoting Lin (via MIT News)
Some gastrointestinal conditions may be better treated if the doctors knew what really goes on inside the patient’s stomach. However, placing sensors inside the stomach to monitor it isn’t practical because the stomach is full of acid and it eventually discharges anything that drops into it. A team of researchers at MIT have now designed […]