Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: 'We could see her lungs through her skin' > Health-in-Motion 06 June 2017 One day your T-shirt might just save your life One day your T-shirt might just save your life. A newly developed “smart T-shirt” can accurately monitor its wearer’s breathing rate in real time without any sensors or wires attached to the body. Employing a small antenna made of a silver-coated optical fiber sewn into the fabric at chest level, this technological advance may lead to the creation of garments capable of diagnosing and monitoring respiratory problems. This could prove particularly valuable to individuals who suffer from conditions such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, sleep apnea or asthma. 0 More: Daily Dose: 'We could see her lungs through her skin' Health-in-Motion advertisement Other news Medical This man has been injecting snake venom for 30 years – and this is what happened Medical Adele singing about ‘cheesy butter cups’? Why we sometimes hear the wrong lyrics… Lifestyle 5 exercises you can do in your lounge Medical This group of people has a 7 times greater risk of sudden heart death Lifestyle This factor is key for online quit-smoking Medical ‘I Googled how to kill myself’ From our sponsors Fill in our quick and easy survey and stand a chance of winning a R2000 voucher! R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher up for grabs! Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know 8 strategies for treating both your bladder problems and your depression Live healthier Watch out! » Gross fungal infections you can pick up at the gym You go to gym to exercise. But make sure the only thing you pick up is a dumbbell and not one of these gross fungal infections. Holiday health » Your 10-step asthma holiday checklist Don’t let asthma ruin your summer holiday. Whether you are travelling or embracing the summer at home, make sure you plan ahead.