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Apple Watch saves man's life after reading irregular resting heart rate

4 monthes ago   |   By iMore

What you need to know
A man's life was saved thanks to his Apple Watch.
The ECG feature alerted him to an abnormally low resting heart beat.
Eventually he discovered he needed heart surgery to correct the issue.
The prompt led him to discover he needed heart surgery.
The Apple Watch seems to have possibly saved another life thanks to its ECG feature the monitors the heart. According to a report from Telegraph , a man was alert to a unusually low resting heart rate that could have been life-threatening.
Paul Hutton, 48, was notified by his smartwatch that his heart rate was frequently...
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Apple Watch prompts potentially life-saving heart surgery for 48-year-old dad

Apple Watch prompts potentially life-saving heart surgery for 48-year-old dad

4 monthes ago   |   By 9to5Mac

Apple Watch's ECG functionality has saved a lot of lives , but the latest example shows how the low and high resting heart rate alerts are also uncovering unknown heart issues. After seeing multiple low resting heart rate warnings, a 48-year-old recently discovered he had ventricular bigeminy and was able to address the heart condition with surgery before it caused any issues.
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