There may soon be an app for detecting ear infections

There may soon be an app for detecting ear infections

Researchers at the University of Washington claimed that the app was able to accurately identified the likelihood of fluid behind the eardrum 85% of the time.
Apple hired prominent obstetrician to join its health team

Apple hired prominent obstetrician to join its health team

Apple reportedly hired Dr. Christine Curry, a prominent obstetrician to join its growing health team.
Apple’s most important contribution to mankind may not be the iPhone

Apple’s most important contribution to mankind may not be the iPhone

Apple may have changed the way we communicate, play, shop and work with the iPhone, but the company believes it may not be the most important contribution to mankind.
Apple hired CEO of Mango Health, a startup that helps users manage medication

Apple hired CEO of Mango Health, a startup that helps users manage medication

Apple adds another high-profile individual to its health team.
#HWZtechmeup: Health and fitness hacks

#HWZtechmeup: Health and fitness hacks

#HWZtechmeup series features useful, lifestyle and shareable tech hacks that make your life a whole lot easier. In this episode, we field 6 app companions to help you get into shape the fun way, including one that offers free credits to use.
Nest and Samsung reportedly interested to buy Nokia's Digital Health business

Nest and Samsung reportedly interested to buy Nokia's Digital Health business

There are several companies interested in buying Nokia's Digital Health business.
Future Apple Watches to go beyond basic heart rate monitoring?

Future Apple Watches to go beyond basic heart rate monitoring?

The Apple Watch could be a serious medical device.
The Apple Watch could be used to measure blood pressure

The Apple Watch could be used to measure blood pressure

One of Apple's patent applications describes how the company is developing technology for the Apple Watch to measure blood pressure.
Apple working to make your iPhone a personal health hub

Apple working to make your iPhone a personal health hub

CNBC reports that the tech giant's next push seems to be geared towards the healthcare industry, starting with your phone.
Apple Watch able to detect abnormal heart rate with up to 97% accuracy

Apple Watch able to detect abnormal heart rate with up to 97% accuracy

A recent study has found that the Apple Watch's built-in heart rate, when paired with a special algorithm, is able to detect abnormal heart rate with an accuracy of up to 97%.