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Neurava to stop epilepsy sudep

Purdue Researchers Develop Wearable That May Help Prevent Sudden Death From Epilepsy

Epilepsy is a neurological disorder in which brain activity becomes abnormal, causing seizures or periods of unusual behavior, sensations, and sometimes loss of awareness. At least 3.4 million people in […]
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Carbon nanotube

Nanotubes and Nanowires for Strong and Flexible Wiring in Wearable Devices

Wearable devices are gaining popularity by the day. But like any electronic device, wearables and smart clothes need strong but flexible wiring. Physicists at Michigan Technological University studied Boron nitride […]
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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 […]
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Graphene for implantable neurostimulators

Graphene to Protect Implantable Neurostimulators in People with Neurological Disorders

The U.S. is seeing a rise in neurological disorders such as Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’ disease. A common method to treat these diseases is using implantable neurostimulation devices. But platinum […]
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Prevent implant hacking

Keep Your Body and Implants Safe from Hackers with this Wireless Body Network

If a hacker wants to, he or she can hack your body-worn devices such as pacemakers and insulin pumps just by intercepting wireless signals, and put your life in danger. […]
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Self-powering technology

Movie Technology Inspires Scientist to Develop Self-Powering Devices

A Purdue University scientist has developed methods to harvest energy which may self-power wearables and other electronic devices. He got his inspiration after watching movie technology that showed robots perform […]
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