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A Mouthguard That Could Measure Concussions

Professional football, rugby, and other contact sports could benefit from it

Prompted by his own injuries, Gonzales, an MBA student at ASU, has developed FITGuard, along with fellow ASU grad Bob Merriman. The mouth guard is equipped with sensors that measure the force of a hit to the head and calculate the likelihood of a concussion based on age, gender and medical history.

Read the full article on Smithsonian Magazine

Tags: Alvaro Ordonez DDS Mouthguard, Oral Health Smithsonianmag Dentist Innovation

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