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Wearable opioid detector

This Wearable Detects Opioid Overdose and Automatically Calls for Help

In 2018, more than 115 people died from opioid overdose each day in the United States. This horrid statistic demonstrates the devastating public health crisis that has gripped much of the nation. Researchers at the Carnegie Melon University (CMU) have found one possible way to save lives from this deadly epidemic. They developed a simple […]
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Wearable sensor opioid deaths

Wearable Sensor Administers Narcan to Prevent Opioid Overdose Deaths

In the United States, more than 130 people die after overdosing on opioids every day. Devastating consequences of the opioid epidemic include increases in opioid misuse and related overdoses, as well as the rising incidence of newborns experiencing withdrawal syndrome due to opioid use and misuse during pregnancy, according to the U.S. Dept. of Health […]
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