FitBit and Diabetes UK join forces to raise health awareness through a three-year partnership

The wearable tech company and leading diabetes charity will work closely together to raise awareness of the importance of a healthier, more active lifestyle.  Focusing on how such a lifestyle can play an important role in the prevention of type 2 diabetes and the management of all types of diabetes, the duo will collaborate on […]

Nine Lessons Learned on Digital Health For 2020

With 2020 thankfully behind us, we are ready to welcome the new year, which seems to be one of enormous potential for digital health. Although the past year has been mainly devoted to COVID-19 and its impact throughout the world, there have been other important developments, many of which were a direct (positive) result of […]

Samsung Announces Launch of ECG And Blood Pressure Measurement Smartwatch Features to Be Available In 31+ Countries

A much-anticipated update to the Samsung Health Monitor application will activate these features on the Galaxy Watch3 and Galaxy Watch Active2 from February 4 for selected markets. By taking measurements that move beyond the usual heart rate, Samsung is going ahead with the steady implementation of blood pressure measurement and ECG monitoring on its consumer […]

Apple’s new feature ‘Time to Walk’ lets Fitness+ subscribers access celebrities’ motivational stories

With headliners like Draymond Green, Dolly Parton and other celebrities, the new feature will launch with four 25- to 40-minute episodes. Apple aims to encourage Apple Watch owners to use their device for regular exercise, like a short stroll. Apple began fleshing out its newly launched Fitness+ subscription by allowing users to access celebrity-driven audio […]