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A smart toilet could monitor your health

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A smart toilet boasting pressure sensors, artificial intelligence and a camera has been unveiled by researchers who say it could provide a valuable way to keep tabs on our health.

The model is the latest version of an idea that has been around for several years: a system that examines our daily movements in an effort to spot the emergence of diseases. Such an approach, experts say, has an advantage over wearable devices, since individuals do not need to remember to use the system.

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2020/apr/06/magic-toilet-could-monitor-users-health-say-researchers?

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By Lynn Wood

7 April 2020



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