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...