would you do this?

By haoleboy Latest Reply 2014-01-19 18:44:53 -0600
Started 2014-01-16 20:13:13 -0600

Google said a prototype of its "smart contact lens" can generate a reading of a tear's glucose level every second, potentially replacing the need for people with diabetes to prick their fingers …
read on: http://goo.gl/ZQahUa
(I'm in)

10 replies

Dr John
Dr John 2014-01-18 09:19:44 -0600 Report

I tried contact lenses several times. I could never get used to them. What I really want is the Pancreum artificial pancreas.

GabbyPA 2014-01-17 21:01:03 -0600 Report

I saw that tease this morning on the news, but didn't get to see the piece. How cool. I would take contacts over finger pricks any day!

Glucerna 2014-01-17 19:56:45 -0600 Report

It's great to hear about new technology and innovations. Who remembers when glucometers first became available? I do! ~Lynn @Glucerna

Just Joyce
Just Joyce 2014-01-17 19:44:25 -0600 Report

I saw that on the news this morning. They are not suppose to be available for another 5 years. I can't wear contacts so it would be of no use for me.

Nick1962 2014-01-17 09:32:31 -0600 Report

In a heartbeat, if fact I was hoping they'd call for Beta testers. BTW, I think investing in google stock right now might be a good idea.

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