Witnessing someone having a seizure can be a frightening experience. You need to act quickly and be there for them without panicking. Although you can’t do anything to stop the seizure, there are things you can do to protect them from injury. Most seizures aren’t an emergency and are caused due to changes in the… Continue reading What to do when someone is having a seizure?
The holiday season can be a fun time for everyone. Along with parties, lights, drinking, and all the merry making, it is also very important to be aware of the various triggers of seizures and taking the utmost care to keep them at bay. While the major causes of seizures include brain injury, high fever,… Continue reading Epileptic Seizures- Triggers And Care During The Holiday Season
Most people who have or have had a pet dog would attest to the fact that their canine companion is their best friend, but for a growing number of people who have physical, mental or neurological conditions, a dog is an integral part of their daily lives. Guide dogs, also called assistance dogs, lead the… Continue reading Everything You Need To Know About Seizure Alert Dogs
Smart Monitor is pleased to announce the start of clinical studies of SmartWatch at NYU’s Langone Medical Center. Researchers will study “Detecting Ictal Impairment using a simple task and a wirst worn device” in both inpatient and outpatient settings. This study is supported in part by grant funding from the Danny DID Foundation. This funding… Continue reading SmartWatch from Smart Monitor Starts New Trial at NYU Langone Medical Center
Parents of children with epilepsy always worry about their child having a seizure. The Covid-19 Pandemic has only added to their worries. While there is no evidence that having epilepsy can make an individual more prone to catching the Corona Virus or having more severe Covid symptoms, children (and adults) who have other conditions alongside… Continue reading Covid-Safety For Children With Epilepsy
Personal Profile: Did you know that the actor, Hugo Weaving, from such films as Lord of the Rings, The Matrix, V for Vendetta, and Transformers, has epilepsy? He says: “I was diagnosed as epileptic when I was 13 and had seizures once a year until my 40’s. Then they just stopped. I was basically doped… Continue reading Personal Profile: Hugo Weaving
Smart Monitor CEO Anoo Nathan accepts the Everyday Health Award at the International CES. “We are thrilled that our SmartWatch wearable device has been recognized for the autonomy and peace of mind it brings to people prone to seizures, as well as their families,” said Anoo Nathan, CEO of Smart Monitor. “We are especially grateful… Continue reading Smart Monitor Wins Everyday Health Award for Innovation in Digital Health at 2014 International CES
Smart Monitor, Corp., an innovative monitoring solutions provider for the healthcare and wellness markets, announced today that its SmartWatch® product is now available to purchase through a monthly subscription plan. By drastically reducing the initial acquisition cost, Smart Monitor’s new subscription pricing makes SmartWatch more affordable than ever for potential users. “We aim to make… Continue reading Smart Monitor Announces New Subscription Pricing Plan for SmartWatch™