APP with a Panic Button Warns of Nearby Bars and Pubs
by Deirdre Blake
posted Mar 27 2014 7:37AM
There's an APP for almost everything and now one of them is keeping people with an alcohol problem from falling off the wagon.
Developed by University of Wisconsin Researchers, it has a panic button and sounds an alert when they get too close to taverns or bars. The folks released from alcohol treatment centers who got free sober smartphones report fewer drinking days and better results.