Apple Watch set up the ECG app

Apple Watch could become a self-check tool for symptoms of heart attack (myocardial infarction)

About every 40 seconds, someone in the United States (US) has a myocardial infarction (MI).1  The outcomes after MI depend on the time that elapses...
Apple Watch temperature sensor design

Apple’s new patent details elements of the rumored body temperature sensor

There have been numerous reports about upcoming temperature sensors on wrist-based wearables. Although these reports and rumors have been focused on the Apple Watch...
Movano Smart Ring

Movano Smart Ring gets one step closer to FDA approval process

A new smart ring is joining the hot wearable market. Movano announced they are one step closer to getting FDA clearances for their Movano...
QardioArm 2

Qardio’s new Blood Pressure unit QardioArm 2 gets 510(K) clearance

Digital health technology company Qardio, based out of San Francisco, received FDA approval for a new health product this week. The QardioArm 2.0 is probably...
Tommy Korn, MD is an ophthalmologist at Sharp HealthCare in San Diego, California

Decoding Apple Health following 2022 WWDC – Conversations with Dr. Tommy Korn, MD

Apple’s attempt to delight its customers was on full display during this year’s WWDC. While the tech giant showcased many new user-friendly features coming...
Monitor Heart Rate Variability on Apple Watch

Stanford University researchers outline lessons learned from the Apple Heart Study in a recent...

Stanford University medical researchers have published a paper this week in the journal of Biopharmaceutical statistics that looks at understanding some of the lessons...
watchOS 9 health and fitness features

Apple announces new health and fitness features with iOS 16 and watchOS 9

Kevin Lynch from Apple provided updates on what is coming down the pipeline for watchOS 9. To start, Apple is adding four new watch faces...
fib history on Apple Watch with watchOS 9

Apple obtains FDA 510(K) clearance for a new AFib history feature for Apple Watch

Apple Inc has received FDA’s 510(k) clearance approval for a new feature coming to your Apple Watch. The Apple Watch, using watchOS 9 and...
Apple Watch QTc interval validation in clinical study

A new study launches to validate Apple Watch’s ECG application in children during cancer...

Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Australia, is launching a new study this week to validate Apple Watch’s ECG application in children during and after cancer...
Quell Pain Relief Wearable

NueroMetrix clears DeNovo on its Quell-FM Wearable that works with Apple Watch

NeuroMetrix has obtained FDA’s DeNovo clearance on its latest version of Quell wearable, the Quell-FM. The Quell line of products helps with chronic pain...

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