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November 2, 2018
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Apple Heart Study not used to gain FDA clearance for Apple Watch Series 4 ECG

The Apple Heart Study, conducted in partnership with Stanford Medicine, collected heart rate data from more than 400,000 Apple Watch users in its attempt to determine whether wearable devices can effectively detect irregular heart rhythms. Contrary to previous reports, however, … Continue reading

November 2, 2018
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Stanford says over 400k people joined Apple Watch Heart Study, full completion expected early 2019

Back in August, Stanford and Apple announced they were closing their joint Heart Study program to new participants. Now, Stanford Medicine has outlined additional details about the future of the program in a blog post. more… The post Stanford says … Continue reading

September 14, 2018
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Apple Heart Study data reportedly used to win FDA approval for Apple Watch ECG

The two FDA clearances that Apple announced Wednesday for the Apple Watch Series 4’s ECG capabilities came from data collected via the Apple Heart Study, according to a report Thursday. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

August 30, 2018
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Apple Watch, other wearables increasingly used to manage chronic health conditions, study says

A study of user data pulled from popular health app Cardiogram yields unique insight into usage the patterns of Apple Watch and other wearable products, suggesting devices with advanced biometric monitoring capabilities are seeing increased use in the management of … Continue reading

February 7, 2018
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Large-scale study shows Apple Watch & other wearables can detect early signs of diabetes

A large-scale study involving more than 14,000 Apple Watch and Android Wear users has shown that heart-rate data from the wearables can detect early signs of diabetes. The study – a collaboration between UC San Francisco and digital health startup Cardiogram … Continue reading

May 26, 2017
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Yale/UC study finds extensive Facebook usage decreases health & happiness

A large-scale study jointly carried out by academics from Yale University and the University of California has concluded that greater than average use of Facebook decreases both mental health and happiness … more… 9to5Mac

May 18, 2017
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Apple’s iPhone scores 92% loyalty rate ahead of ‘iPhone 8’ launch, study finds

A new study published by investment bank Morgan Stanley shows 92 percent of iPhone users who are "somewhat or extremely likely" to upgrade within 12 months intend to buy Apple, a good indicator that this year’s iPhone revamp has the … Continue reading