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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...
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...
Oska Pulse pain relief

CES 2019: Oska Wellness Will Debut Next-Gen Wearable Pain-Relief Device

With the growing opioid crisis, healthcare professionals are searching for a drug-free alternative to pain management. A new CDC report found that overdoses corresponding...
Opioid overdose device

Team Who Invented Opioid Overdose Detection Device Wins National Honors

Four software engineering students at Carnegie Mellon, who developed a wearable device that detects opioid overdose have won national honors.Opioid crisis has reached epidemic...
Wearable opioid detector

Carnegie Mellon Researchers Develop Wearable Opioid Overdose Detector

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...
Medtronic myPTM

Medtronic’s myPTM Smartphone Controller for SynchroMed II Personal Therapy Manager Gets FDA Approval

Medtronic received an FDA approval for its myPTM smartphone-powered controller for the SynchroMed II drug delivery system for patients with chronic pain. This device...