HEALTH NOTES: The mug that tells you it's time to drink

Mail Online | 11/19/2018 | Mail on Sunday Reporter
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A revolutionary smart mug can detect when a person needs to drink more, saving thousands of older adults from the dangers of dehydration.

The mug uses sophisticated technology to detect when it hasn’t been drunk from for a while. Called Droplet, it uses shining lights and recorded messages to encourage users to drink when the sensor in its base detects the liquid has remained at a constant level for a certain amount of time.

Research - Musgrove - Park - Hospital - Taunton

Initial research at Musgrove Park Hospital in Taunton showed the mug encouraged 63 per cent of patients to drink an extra 500ml of fluid a day.

The mug is part of a kit, below, that includes a tumbler, smart...
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