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Health Sensors & Trackers

Digital Health Trackers Are Changing The Experience of Pregnancy and Motherhood

As pregnancy and birth is a sensitive period for both the baby and the mother, it is crucial to monitor their health closely. It comes as no surprise that the market of sensors and health trackers for pregnancy and early motherhood is flourishing. In order to help expecting mothers navigate in the jungle of wearables, I listed the most useful pregnancy trackers and high-tech gadgets on offer. Check it out!

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Health Sensor Under The Mattress: Live by Earlysense Review

I have always been skeptical of sleep sensors to be placed under the mattress due to their assumed inaccuracy. However, Live by Earlysense proved me wrong, and if its smart alarm were better, I would even reconsider my routine sleep tracking method. Read on to discover the details of my big Live by Earlysense review.

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What Should Primary Care Look Like in the Future?

I truly hope that very soon I do not have to make an appointment at the GP when I suspect signs of a disease, but my GP will send me a message that she spotted something irregular in my latest test results and my digital health data, so I’d better visit. Let me show you in detail, how primary care should be carried out in the future!

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The Big Kardia Review and the Evolution of Digital Health

Kardia was the very first health sensor I have ever used, and I was fortunate enough to follow its evolution. Now, the company, AliveCor sent me their latest version of the Kardia Mobile heart health monitor. Check out my review below!

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The Multichannel ECG on Your Smartphone: The ECG Dongle Review

I reviewed the ECG Dongle heart rate and stress level monitor developed by the Russian company, Nordavind. With its promise to bring multichannel ECG as an add-on to your smartphone, it is certainly one of its kind.

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5 Ways for Sleep Tracking: A Week-Long Experiment With Apps And Sensors

Sleep tracking is not an easy business. There are plenty of options on the market, while choosing and paying for a sensor, an app or both is a serious commitment. I decided to carry out a week-long experiment by testing various sleep apps, sensors and their combinations in order to help you with my own results. Check it out!

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Sleep Tracking 2.0: My Viatom O2 Sleep Monitor Review

One of my duties as The Medical Futurist is testing new healthcare sensors. I tested the Viatom O2 which promises to closely monitor your heart rate and blood oxygen level, while you are dreaming about a holiday in Hawaii. Moreover, it offers to warn you with a smart vibration, if the SpO2 level drops too low. Here is my verdict about the device.