T-shirt that Watches Over Your Sleep

Jun 09, 2011
The good quality sleep is a key factor for maintaining good health. Nowadays the diagnostics of sleep can be as simple as wearing a specially designed clothes that monitor your vital signs.

Somnus Sleep Shirt was developed by Nyx Device and looks like a regular T-shirt, but is embedded with sensors that track your breathing during sleep. The information about your sleep is sent to a small data recorder that is kept in the pocket. When you want to view the data about your sleep, you simply connect the recorder to your computer and upload the info to the Nyx Devices website.

Matt Bianchi, sleep specialist at Massachusetts General Hospital, who developed the Somnus Sleep Shirt hopes that this health gadget can be especially useful for those who suffer from insomnia.