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Can high-tech plates and silverware help patients manage disease?

Can high-tech plates and silverware help patients manage disease?

Can high-tech plates and silverware help patients manage disease?

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The lowly plate and humble utensil are getting high-tech upgrades to become tools for people watching their weight or managing diseases like Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, and cancer.

Food bland? Electric spoon zaps taste into every bite

Can high-tech plates and silverware help patients manage disease?

Can high-tech plates and silverware help patients manage disease?

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If dinner is missing some zing, a spoon studded with electrodes could help. It creates tastes on your tongue with a pulse of electricity. The utensil may add some extra flavour for people who shouldn’t eat certain foods.

Students devise products for adults with dementia

Can high-tech plates and silverware help patients manage disease?

Students devise products for adults with dementia

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Finalists in the Stanford Center on Longevity's Design Challenge aim to help people with cognitive impairment remain independent longer