Medgadget, a weblog depicting the latest medical technologies on an international basis, featured Gecko in an article illustrating our strategies which support parental efforts to sustain consistent medication adherence in their children.
“Kids being kids, its hard to make sure they take their medicine when parents are not around. Yet, forgetting to do so can put asthmatic children at risk of a severe attack. A new indiegogo campaign is now raising money to fund the production of a smart system that can provide precise data about when a breathalyzer is used.”
Last week our booth at the Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas, located in the Eureka Park startup pavilion, was visited by Jason Gilbert, a technology columnist at The Huffington Post.
Jason was interested in GeckoCap, our solution to asthma non-adherence in children.
Following our introduction, Jason named GeckoCap as one of the Best Gadgets of CES 2013.
CES 2013 was a phenomenal experience. We met lots of startups with unseen technologies that aimed to better society. Wallstreet’s MarketWatch posted an article depicting GeckoCap as one of the 10 Quirkiest Gadgets at the show, referring to products that “…meld peculiarity and innovation”.
“One in 10 kids has asthma, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and kids are more likely than adults to have an attack.
Behind the scenes: David being filmed for our new campaign video by Apolis Media.