Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Creepy little sensors
Now, Robert Lee Hotz, WSJ, Apr 22, 2014, says there is a digital tattoo that transmits skin temperature--in AZ, make that HOT.
A pliable pacemaker will be wrapped around a beating heart.
An implant that controls pain.
This is called personal medicine.
OK, a special contact for glaucoma would be a good thing. If eye pressure rises, you would know without a trip to the doc and the drops and the stick in the eye thing.
Another set of implantable devices disappear when not needed--instead of staying in the body forever.
A bandage will tell you when the wound is healed.
Science really is pretty cool, despite the sniping of grouchy bloggers.
I draw the line at being chipped, though.