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caregivers

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Former Sun CEO zeroes in on caregivers with CareZone (video)

Jonathan Schwartz has created a health care site to help people keep track of medical records for their loved ones. SmartPlanet talks with him about the new venture.

By March 20, 2012

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Robot baby head looking for a good caregiver

If a whole robot baby is too much for you, consider a robot baby head. Affetto, meant to aid in child development studies, is cute enough to be in the next Chucky film.

By February 9, 2011

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Future tech? America's not so sure

Pew researchers check in on US attitudes toward driverless cars, brain implants, robot caregivers, meat grown in labs, and of course, time travel.

By April 17, 2014

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Smart syringe turns bright red to warn of prior use

The ABC Syringe is embedded with ink that turns color when exposed to air as a way to warn caregivers that the syringe has been used.

By September 3, 2013

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Neonatal monitor 'Babalung' could save preemies

The battery-powered apnea monitor alerts caregivers if a newborn stops breathing.

By April 17, 2012

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Toyota plans nursing robots for aging Japan

Toyota's Assist machines are designed to ease the burden on caregivers and help people with mobility.

By November 3, 2011

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GPS shoes can help track people with Alzheimer's (video)

SmartPlanet's Sumi Das looks at new shoes from Aetrex that could help caregivers of people with Alzheimer's disease or dementia find them if they wander off.

By February 22, 2012

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Android app Tell My Geo helps track loved ones

Iconosys releases its latest safety-related app to help adults and caregivers looking after those with dementia to keep track of their loved ones.

By December 16, 2010

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Google Health lets users share their online records

People can share their online health records with designated caregivers, friends, and family members who may not be up-to-date on the patient's health situation.

By March 4, 2009

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Monitoring Mom and Pop from afar

Take a brief glimpse at AT&T's new Home Monitoring Service and the Philips Lifeline, two tools that help caregivers monitor elderly people when they can't be at home with them. CNET News.com's Dawn Kawamoto reports.

November 1, 2007