Can Apple Watch detect heart problems?

Cardiogram and UCSF previously demonstrated the ability for the Apple Watch to detect abnormal heart rhythm with a 97 percent accuracy. This new study shows the Watch can detect sleep apnea with a 90 percent accuracy and hypertension with an 82 percent accuracy.Nov 13, 2017

How to track Your Sleep with the Apple Watch?

  • AutoSleep allows you track your sleep with your Apple Watch in two different ways. The first, and most detailed/accurate, way is to wear your Apple Watch while you sleep. If you do this, all you have to do is download the AutoSleep app from the App Store and plugin some basic information about yourself.

What is the best sleep app for the Apple Watch?

  • Now owned by Apple, Beddit is one of the best sleep tracking companies out there. Its Apple Watch app, however, doesn't actually do the tracking, but relies on the sleep monitor sensor you'll need to buy. What it does do, however, is track and recommend daytime naps. Yes, this is a daytime sleep tracker.

Can fitness trackers detect sleep apnea?

  • Fitness trackers' ability to measure sleep often comes from sensors called accelerometers, which detect a wearer's motion, along with the speed and direction of that motion. Experts say that while most trackers can in theory tell when a person is awake versus asleep, they are prone to mistakes.

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