Never miss a pill again: New device clips onto your birth control pack and will send an alert to your smartphone if you have forgotten to take it
A new device has been created that can clip onto birth control packs to make sure women remember to take their daily pill.
'Popit' uses a microphone to hear the 'pop' sound of a pill being pressed out of the packet and a touch-sensor to detect whether the packet has been handled.
Created by Helsinki-based company, Popit Ltd, the device connects to smartphones and if a pill has not been taken, an alert will be sent as a reminder.
The Popit Sense app also stores data about pill consumption and can alert women if they have taken more pills than they should have.
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