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Some Doctors Thinks Healthy Individuals Under 65 Should Ignore The Apple Watch's ECG

7 days ago   |   By Ubergizmo

The Apple Watch ECG feature is designed to help provide users with a more detailed look at their heart and whether or not there are abnormalities in its rhythm, which can sometimes indicate that something is wrong. In fact last year we heard the first instance of how the Apple Watch's ECG feature saved its first life. Now you would think that such a feature would be met with praise and endorsements by doctors, but apparently not everyone feels this way. According to a report from The Verge , they did some research of their own where they spoke to various health professionals to get their...
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Apple Watch's ECG Feature Might Just Saved Another Life

Apple Watch's ECG Feature Might Just Saved Another Life

7 days ago   |   By Ubergizmo

Last year when the ECG feature on the Apple Watch was released, we soon heard a report of how the feature might have saved a user's life. Now a new report from WMUR has revealed that the ECG feature could have already saved its second life when it alerted its wearer to the possibility that his heart might be in A-fib. According to the report, Barry Maden, the owner of the watch, bought the device following a brain injury. His original intention was to take advantage of the fall sensor where it would alert 911 in the event his wife wasn't around to help him. However while traveling on...
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