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technology.inquirer.net Experimental app might spot drug overdoses in time to help

WASHINGTON --- Too often people die of an opioid overdose because no one's around to notice they're in trouble. Now scientists are creating a smartphone app that beams sound waves to measure breathing --- and summon help if it stops.

 

The app is still experimental. But in a novel test, the "Second Chance" app detected early signs of overdose in the critical minutes after people injected heroin…
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