By now, we’re all no strangers to wearable tech. We’ve got smart watches that count steps, calories and allow us to check movie times. It’s crazy how much you can do with the things that you can wear on your body these days. But it’s more than just fun little toys to make things a little more convenient; researchers are working on wearable tech that can actually solve some upcoming societal problems.
According to the United Nations, we’re facing an aging population crisis. By 2050, there’s going to be an astronomical number of people over the age of 60 – almost 2.1 Billion.