An injury can happen in a second when you play sports. A fall or an elbow to your mouth can knock out or loosen teeth, resulting in pain and costly dental work. Mouthguards offer a simple way to p ...View Article
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Force Impact Technologies
"The Brain's Check-Engine Light"
Just recently, FITGuard has been introduced to the world of sports and is sure to change history. Just like a regular mouthguard, this device protects athletes’ teeth at the time of impact. FITGuard has taken the next step, however, and can detect the risk of concussions by measuring the linear and angular acceleration of a player when hit. From here, the FITGuard’s LED lights flash different colors related to the measured risk of a concussion. This mind-blowing device also syncs in with your mobile device via Bluetooth and portrays an actual numerical percentage of risk, stating if further medical attention and concussion protocol should take place.
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