The Apple Watch could help doctors spot this dangerous heart condition

July 23, 2017

That Apple Watch actually monitors more than you might guess.Image: lili sams/mashable The Apple Watch could be used to detect a heart condition that causes over 100,000 strokes every year, according to a new study. Heart health app Cardiogram and researchers from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Cardiology Health eHeart project teamed up to take a closer look at just how effective the Watch can be at tracking…

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Google wants 10,000 people to let them monitor their health for 4 years

May 26, 2017

Google is looking for 10,000 volunteers.Image: Jeff Blackler/REX/Shutterstock Welcome, lab rats of the future. Google wants 10,000 of you in the United States to be their test dummies for four years so they can understand a lot more about health and the human body. And by Google, we mean Google’s parent company, Alphabet, which owns Verily, the company conducting this study. Stay with us now. SEE ALSO: Google Scholar might…

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The Apple Watch could help doctors spot this dangerous heart condition

May 23, 2017

That Apple Watch actually monitors more than you might guess.Image: lili sams/mashable The Apple Watch could be used to detect a heart condition that causes over 100,000 strokes every year, according to a new study. Heart health app Cardiogram and researchers from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Cardiology Health eHeart project teamed up to take a closer look at just how effective the Watch can be at tracking…

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