Apple Introduces New Potential Healthcare Product
Apple has always been one of the most successful players in the digital and electronic industry. Now, they are looking to become an influence in healthcare. Recently, rumors have been floating around about a device that will revolutionize the healthcare system: an iWatch. “Apple is creating a pervasive new platform with hardware and apps centered on health and fitness that cross over every Apple mobile device.” This new platform will also help aid healthcare employees and the industry itself. Here’s how it works: “the next version of iOS will include Healthbook, an app that taps into the sensors on the iPhone, iPad, iWatch, and plug-in accessories for monitoring and storing health and fitness data. It could not only track steps, calories used, and other fitness statistics, but also heart rate, blood pressure, hydration levels, and other vital data.
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