Alzheimer’s Assistant

By on July 22, 2020
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Being a maker, I thought about this and decided that I will build a wearable device, a system which can help both patients with Alzheimer and their caretakers. This system should be able to carry out at least the following tasks:

  • Reminding the patient of carrying out tasks, he/she has to do daily (such as medications, exercise, etc)
  • Monitor where the patient is in the house
  • Alert the caretakers in case of an emergency of any sort
  • Display the time (it’s a watch, after all!)
  • It should be portable, and easy to use, even for an elder patient
  • The cost should be kept to a minimum

I will be using the following parts for the bare-bones project to function:


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About Carlo Palumbo

Electronics and informatics are my biggest passions and through the development of projects in both areas during my graduation I was able to improve skills required to become expert in both. Curiosity was essential to increase my willing for learning more every day and that same curiosity is what motivates me to keep developing my knowledge. I have also attended the iOS Apple Developer Academy in Naples and won the WWDC18 contest. LinkedIN: YouTube: Facebook: GitHub:

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