Wearable Sensor Aims to Flag When You’re Getting Sick

Publication Title
Digital Journal
Publication Date
January 18 2017
Stanford University (creator)
Michael Snyder (creator)
Persuasive Intent
The idea of a ‘real time’ indicator of impending illness has been proposed by
Stanford University scientists. They have built-up the case by monitoring 60
people two years, using biosensors. The research suggests that an improved smart
watch should be able to signal the early onset of colds, diabetes and illnesses like
Lyme disease.
HCI Platform
Discursive Type
Location on Body
Technology Keywords
Biosensors, Smart Watch, Applications
Marketing Keywords
Change Of Heart

How to cite this entry
Stanford University, Michael Snyder. (January 18 2017). "Wearable Sensor Aims to Flag When You’re Getting Sick". Digital Journal. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/1884