Home Videos Photos Shop
PerezHilton CocoPerez Beyoncé Rihanna Kim K. Kesha PerezTV

GPS Shoes Designed To Track Alzheimer's Patients

| Filed under: Tech TalkFitnessHealth

GTX shoes

Such a good idea!

A pair of shoes equipped with a GPS tracking system have been specially designed for Alzheimer's patients and will be available next month!

Just in time for Christmas, the shoes used to keep track of loved ones cost about $300, plus a subscription fee for the monitoring service.

The revolutionary product was originally being designed for children, but developers realized there was also a large (and sadly, growing) market for Alzheimer's Disease patients which number about 5.4 million in the U.S. alone.

Sources report that 60% of sufferers wander and often become lost. Up to half who are not found within 24 hours may die from dehydration, exposure or injury.

With those kind of statistics, we'd definitely invest in a pair of these bad boys for a loved one, would U?

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Celebs With Crazy Restrictive Diets!
12 Celebrity Workouts To Keep You On Track This Year!
Biggest Celebrities Affected By Hacking Scandals
25 Hottest Christmas Toys Through The Years!
5 Freaky Sex Tales!
20 Best Movie Robots Of All Time!!

Comments are closed.