Your sweat could tell you when to make a baby — and more

Story excerpt provided by The Washington Post.

Written by Thomas Heath.

You are ovulating. You are dehydrated. Your cholesterol  is too high. Or too low. You are depressed, stressed or your muscles are cramping. Time to get off the golf course and get the heart checked. Or keep playing, you are fine.

A Cincinnati start-up is working on advanced wristbands, headbands and skin patches that will read markers and diagnose your health risks — or opportunities — from the sweat your body secretes.

“This is the hard-science end of wearables,” said Robert Beech, chairman and co-founder of Eccrine Systems.

Click here to read the complete article.

Originally published September 19, 2016.

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