Yuka Yoneda

Electronic Underpants Sends a Text Message When Wearer Wets Himself

by , 04/04/10
filed under: Design for Health

simavita, simsystem, texting underpants, electronic underpants, electronic underwear, green technology, incontinence, wearable technology, incontinence management, eldercare

We’ve seen our share of wearable technology, but nothing could quite prepare us for this – electronic underpants! As odd as this concept may seem, these techy unmentionables aren’t for anything salacious. They were developed in order to help nursing home workers keep tabs on when a patient becomes incontinent, offering them instant notice via text message.

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