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IoT technologies for health-care and fitness applications

UMass Med Center to Use Beacons to Track Naloxone

The hospital will attach Visybl's Bluetooth beacons to packages of the opioid-blocking drug to determine whether patients discard the medication before leaving the premises, and to gauge their willingness to have the medicine tracked.

Health and Fitness Editor's Notes

Climate Change Is Chipping Away at the Shellfish Industry

Oyster farmers, already suffering from losses caused by ocean acidification, are also on guard against bacteria that new research shows are increasing in lockstep with warming oceans. The IoT can help oyster producers address threats associated with warming waters in the short term, but the long-term fix will take more than technology.

Health and Fitness Expert Views

How Fitness Trackers Can Prevent Heart Attacks

In the near future, fitness trackers could double as heart-health trackers.

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