Intelligent pills.

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Big Brother is everywhere--even in our medication. New so-called 'smart pills' contain an edible microchip that records when tablets are taken. Once swallowed, the chip sends an alert to a sensor patch worn on the body, which then transmits a message to a smartphone application. It allows patients to view the percentage of pills they have taken correctly. The technology, developed by Californian company Proteus Biomedical, launches after the...

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