5 wearables that are real stress busters

5 wearables that are real stress busters

Lead a calm stress-free life with these wearables. Women today are more active than they ever were. Managing home, office and life in between takes a toll in our overall well-being. No wonder we are more stressed out than what is considered healthy but we hardly do anything about it. Not anymore. The wearable technology which revolved around the body fitness until now is shifting its attention to a healthy mind. It may seem like an irony but sometimes technology is needed to disconnect us from this crazy chaotic world…

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Would You Wear A ‘Smart Tampon’?

Would You Wear A ‘Smart Tampon’?

Would you wear a smart tampon? A company called my.Flow thinks you should. The startup has created a product that will designed to “provide a solution to period anxiety, leakage, and TSS [Toxic Shock Syndrome] risk.” According to Gizmodo, the “smart tampon” has an extra long (6 to 12 inch) string that connects to a Bluetooth module that you wear on your waistband. Sound awkward? The original version included a Bluetooth module inside the tampon. An app on your phone charts how full the tampon is and reminds you when…

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Digital Parenting and Baby Wearables- Is it safe?

Digital Parenting and Baby Wearables- Is it safe?

Wearable technology has become such an integral part of our lives now that a life without it seems impossible. We don’t remember the time when our watch was used just for that, showing time or how we managed to stay fit without our fitness trackers. From Smart homes to smart watches, after touching us in almost every sphere, the wearable technology has now tapped the area that has managed to stay traditional so far even in this digital world- Parenting. Yes, digital parenting is all the rage now. There is…

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Will the next generation Apple Watch be Phone free?

Will the next generation Apple Watch be Phone free?

The next generation Apple watch might be an independent cellular device. Although the yearly sales of the apple watch were almost double the iPhone sales since the day each was launched, many users were disappointed by the wearable device.  The main reason was it was too dependent on the iPhone. Even the basic functions like receiving messages could only be done after tethering it to the handset. Well there is some good news after all.  According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, the Apple Watch 2 is expected to…

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Best Fitness Trackers For Counting Calories

Best Fitness Trackers For Counting Calories

Calorie counting has become very popular since society is always trying to lose weight and live a healthier lifestyle these days. However, a calorie can have many different meanings. Yes, every food item has its own calorie count but these foods are made up of different ingredients that can make certain foods much more unhealthy than others. (If you want to learn more about calories, check out this article by Nerd Fitness!) Calorie counters have become so high tech they are the perfect way to keep track of your food…

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Technology and Pain Relief Come Together

Technology and Pain Relief Come Together

Meet Quell. A wearable device that claims to help with pain relief. As someone who struggles from chronic pain, this wearable drew me in. As an alternative to  medications, this device might be the natural remedy people need. Simply wrap the device around the upper part of your calf, and turn on the server stimulation. The device can be worn discreetly under your clothes and can provide pain relief around the clock. The device connects via bluetooth to your iPhone or Android so you have control over many functions of…

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