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We would like to make the device slimmer height-wise, but not smaller width/length wise. A larger button does help the user push on it, since patients may not have as much dexterity. We're trying to figure out how to throw in a rechargeable battery and arduino into the device, and that's one thing we're very eager to figure out. Portability is very important to our target demographic and we need to make it as unobtrusive and as useful as possible.

We have the milanese magnetic band currently on the prototype, so they are able to slip it on with one hand, adjust, and close it with one hand. We decided to avoid a traditional watch clasp or velcro clasp in order to make it easier for them to put on themselves. We do want to improve on this problem though because it's something we've thought a lot about and would love your input on designs of bands that allow one-handed use. Waterproofing is another very important thing we've thought about. It's in our plans for a future iteration - we have been thinking of sealing it with silicone or some kind of urethane waterproof coating. This really would help them wear it all day long, which is important when considering their everyday needs. Thank you for your input!!

Thank you! We designed the latest iteration of the prototype to fit with the Apple iWatch wristbands - hopefully this allows users to switch out to wristbands with colors and styles that appeal to the user without having to get it from us :-). We're also hoping to have a clip version in the next iteration of the prototype, which would allow users to clip it on to existing wristwatches, etc for them to embrace their current style. We would love to offer the device in different colors though - we haven't done enough research as to preferences as to color of device and we definitely will!