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Chico / wearable device


Chico supports children to manage the disease by themselves. It serves not only as a glucometer but also as a health helper, the communicator with the children’s parents.
Chico is equipped with a finger scanner using near-infrared spectroscopy technology to detect blood glucose level without drawing blood. Chico has a wide variety of food database to log meals and tracks blood Sugar Data, Calculation Insulin Dosage. Chico helps children to recognize, treat and prevent hypoglycemia. Children can ready to assess emergency kit such as fast-acting sugar source, extra snacks. Also, It sends updated health data to parents from constant monitoring


University of Tsukuba

University of Tsukuba
Tsukuba, Japan