A new study out from health startup Cardiogram and the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) suggests wearables like the Apple Watch, Fitbit and others are able to accurately detect common but serious conditions like hypertension and sleep apnea. Read More
Apple Watch can detect sleep apnea and hypertension, study shows
Thanks to its numerous built-in sensors and the ResearchKit platform, the Apple Watch is increasingly proving to be a good diagnostic tool for various health conditions. In one of the latest studies exposing this, health startup Cardiogram and the University of California San Francisco discovered that the Watch could help accurately detect both sleep apnea and hypertension.