Omicron: 7 medical gadgets to keep at home
Pulse Oximeter: Measures blood oxygen level
Pulse Oximeter has become one of the most important medical gadgets during the pandemic that everyone should have at home. As it is important to monitor blood oxygen level of coronavirus patients.
Digital blood pressure monitor
Digital blood pressure monitor is also a handy medical device to keep at home. A decent blood pressure monitor costs around Rs 3,000.
Contactless or IR thermometers can measure body temperature from a distance of 1-2 inch distance without any physical contact. This helps reduce the chance of contamination.
Covid-19 Rapid Antigen self test kit
Covid-19 Rapid Antigen self test kit is not exactly a gadget, but it lets users do a rapid Antigen test by themselves. Covid-19 self testing kits can be purchased online and offline
Glucometer is a must for all diabetic patients to keep track of their blood sugar levels. Price of a decent glucometer ranges between Rs 500 and Rs 3,000.
UV Sterilizer helps keep our gadgets and other devices free from germs and infection. They come in different sizes and form factors.
Fitness Band with SpO2 and heart rate monitor
Most fitness bands, including affordable ones now feature basic health monitoring features like heart rate monitor, SpO2 monitor, etc.