GPS-enabled shoes to monitor movements of Alzheimer’s sufferers

GPS-enabled shoes to monitor movements of Alzheimer’s sufferers

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A couple of months ago we featured Mi-Look, a device from Japanese company KDDI designed to give families peace of mind by tracking the movements of elderly relatives. Now with a similar goal, GTX Corp in the US have designed a shoe specifically targeted at Alzheimer’s sufferers, with a miniature GPS tracking device embedded in the heel.