• Apple Watch user discovers A-fib heart issue with new ECG app, ‘this probably saved you,' says doctor

    6 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    Apple released watchOS 5.1.2 yesterday, and with it was the much-anticipated ECG app. While most were excited to try it out and saw a normal sinus rhythm, some weren't so lucky. A new report from one user describes how his surprising ECG results may have saved his life.
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  • Here's everything you need to know about using Apple's ECG app

    Here's everything you need to know about using Apple's ECG app

    6 days ago - By iMore

    How do you use the ECG app on Apple Watch Series 4? Follow this guide to find out.
    Perhaps the most significant new feature on the Apple Watch Series 4 is the introduction of an ECG heart rate monitor that works through the wearable device's Digital Crown. The current and historical ECG data, which is viewable on your iPhone Health app, is shareable with your doctor.
    Alongside the ECG app, Apple has introduced another heart-rated wellness feature for Apple Watch users: an irregular rhythm notification is now available on Apple Watch. Both functions are part of the watchOS 5.1.2 update.
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  • How to get the best ECG readings on Apple Watch

    How to get the best ECG readings on Apple Watch

    6 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    Taking an ECG with Apple Watch is quick and straightforward. However, there are some factors that can create inaccurate readings or even prevent readings entirely. Read on for how to get the best ECG readings on Apple Watch.
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