Tag: Wearables

Wearable robot helps man with Parkinson’s disease to walk

Parkinson’s freezing, a common and debilitating symptom, affects over 9 million worldwide. Current treatments are often ineffective….

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Restoring Vision : Blind “See” Through Sound with Smart Glasses

Australian researchers have pioneered “acoustic touch,” a cutting-edge technology that allows people to “see” through sound. This…

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Virtual Reality Generates Cold Sensations Without Real Temperature Shifts

Our skin is essential for sensing temperature and our environment. It allows us to feel the cold…

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Predicting Parkinson’s Progression : Wearables and Machine Learning

Wearable devices have the potential to monitor motor symptoms in neurological disorders. By combining kinematic data with…

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The Future of Parkinson Disease Treatment With Innovative Wearable Devices: Alistair Mackett, MD

With wearable technology, patients are going to know before they further progress into the disease. They can…

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Smart Glasses, Dumb Etiquette? How AR Affects Social Power Balance

Augmented reality (AR) glasses can turn ordinary interactions into extraordinary experiences, but they also create power imbalances….

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Wearable movement-tracking data identify Parkinson’s disease years before clinical diagnosis

In the new study, scientists analyzed data collected by smart watches over a 7-day period measuring participants’ speed of…

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Digital Health Assessments May Improve Parkinson Disease Diagnosis

Study shows that digital devices can provide objective and real-world measures of Parkinson disease, capturing key motor…

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Enhancing Neurological Research through Wearable Devices

Wearable technology has been making waves in the healthcare industry, and it’s no surprise that neurology research…

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