atAche is an Automatic call for help app, constantly monitoring your heart rate, attached to you at time of ache.
The application sends message to nearby help stations and well wishers when the user's heart beat is irregular. Nepal had nearly 1000 to 10000 deaths due to coronary heart diseases, according to the data provided by WHO, in 2002. Many of these deaths are due to untimely arrival of help. Similarly, eve teasing is also a serious problem where the females are subjected to harsh commentary, and in many cases, physical attacks. During the onset of these attacks, precious time is lost in thinking whom to call for help and actually calling for help. In many cases, it is very difficult for victim to ask for help by calling or messaging by himself. During this time, it might be too late for the user. Using "atAche", by monitoring the irregularity in the heart rate, data is correlated to the available data base related to heart conditions. Whenever the heart rate is irregular, it sends SOS message IMMEDIATELY and all this is done by the app automatically.
People with coronary heart diseases are ones to benefit from this application. They are most prone to a sudden onset of an attack and need immediate attention and help. Besides them, looking at a broader picture, the application can be used to call for help, not only during an onset of heart related problems but also, for dangerous situation as eve teasing, accident, etc. These are similar situations where the user are not in correct state of mind to call for help and need assistant.