30 Jun '16, 11am

Young entrepreneur goes crowdfunding for device to aid dementia care

She was inspired to create a device that would keep people living with dementia safer having watched her own mother care for people with the disease for over 15 years. Price has designed a Proximity Button which she says will helps prevent the problem of wandering – a common and dangerous side effect of dementia. A sensor and tracking device, worn by a person with dementia, connects via Bluetooth to a carer’s iPhone or Android smartphone and alerts them when the wearer wanders away. Natalie Price, writes: “The carer and the person with dementia have been at the core of the product development process, something I am extremely proud of. I hope my product will bring carers that much needed peace of mind and ultimately keep loved ones safer.” Tracking products available in the market tend to be expensive and quite complex technology. Price believes the button can be affordabl...

Full article: http://www.electronicsweekly.com/blogs/distribution-world...

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