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Research scientists in Korea have developed a skin patch that can detect tremors and release drugs stored inside it to the body and later all this functionality can be reviewed later for analysis. This product is not on the market, but it looks like it could be in the near future.

 

This research group are not the only ones on this path. A drug release chip is being developed by MicroChips in Lexington, MA.

 

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That's a really interesting article and I can see how this can turn out.  They already create patches that release medication for hormones, help you stop smoking and other medications, why not add electronics that can read information from your skin.  This is the future of medicine and health.  A small patch put on your arm under a shirt.

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