With some heavy lifting from the engineering and medical communities, wearables are becoming smaller and more specialized. These new wearables can do more than count steps. They deliver much needed medications and nutrients, like insulin or iodine, to those who need them.
The Life Saving Dot
Iodine deficiency disorders are a significant public health issue in at least 118 countries. In India, iodine deficiency disorders are endemic in a majority of the districts and especially in rural areas. Even with the use of iodized salt in cooking, research indicates some 349.8 million individuals living in India are at risk for iodine deficiency disorders....You must be logged in to view the rest of this article.
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