Dream Tracking and influencing with a wearable

Targeted Dream Incubation (TDI) takes sleep tracking and dream research to the next level

Neuroscience has demonstrated sleep is crucial for memory consolidation, creative insight generation, learning, emotion regulation, and more. More and more tech platforms such as...
Microsoft Blood Pressure monitor wearable

Microsoft looking to explore Wearable Blood Pressure Action via SmartBands

In a new patent, Microsoft is exploring how to estimate blood pressure via a wearable computing device
Whoop for heart failure management

WHOOP positioning as a clinical tool for Heart Failure management

Researchers at the Milton Hersey Medical center are currently evaluating if WHOOP as a device can be used as a clinical tool for heart...
activity on apple watch

Can an Apple Watch assess symptoms in cancer patients? National Cancer Institute study hopes...

Can an Apple Watch help assess cancer symptoms, response to therapy, and quality of life for people with cancer? A NCI study asks just that

United Health launches its own Level2 continuous glucose monitoring wearable system

UnitedHealth Group launched Level2 today, an innovative new digital therapy that combines wearable technology and customized personal support to help improve the health of...
Kopa app for Psoriasis

New Kopa app offers a unique program for managing chronic conditions

The Kopa app provides psoriasis sufferers with support like patient advocates and medical professionals all within a moderated community.
Sweat sensors via Aura Band

Top four sweat sensor related features coming soon to your smartwatch

Sweat sensors may be the game-changer for smartwatches. Not only can they identify health metrics from body chemistry, but they may also just be able to power your device!
Apple's HealthKit

Apple and German Heart Foundation team up around using Apple Watch for dilated cardiomyopathy

Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM) is a heart condition that affects mostly men in their middle ages. The five-year survival rate is about 50% for this...
Samsung Active Blood Pressure monitor

Samsung Health introduces Blood Pressure Monitoring for Galaxy Watch Active 2 users

Among the key players in the health and wearables space, Samsung has become the first company to successfully launch a blood pressure monitoring feature...
Garmin pulse oximeter

Does Fitbit, Garmin, or other wearable device offer a Pulse Oximeter?

Since the advent of the pandemic this year, the interest in consumer products supporting a pulse oximeter functionality has gone through the roof. Related reading ...