Anne Rowe residing in Alabama of the USA was gifted an Apple Watch Series 4 by her beloved husband last year and she calls it as her life savior and personal medical examiner. According to the reports from several sites, she has a medical history of asthmatic conditions and was showing the symptoms of Atrial Fibrillation. According to an online source, AF is an irregular, rapid heart rate that may cause symptoms like heart palpitations, fatigue, and shortness of breath. AF occurs when the upper chambers of the heart (atria) beat out of rhythm. In this case, Apple Watch reportedly noticed heartbeats and its rhythm precisely, leading Rowe to visit her doctor timely. Rowe reportedly has had open heart surgery and that has helped her from facing any emergency like fatal heart stroke and other heart problems.
ECG (Electro Cardiogram) is one of the most important features of Apple’s smartwatch. It regularly checks and presents the chart of the heart rate in its App on iPhone or iPad. So you can check any irregularity in your heartbeats and concern with your doctor. Apple always ensures that its Apple Watch is designed to measure your health and it helps to avoid any medical emergency. Since the introduction of the Apple Watch, the ECG feature of it has been critically by medical experts. It may sound unimportant to you if you have you are young and fit but after a certain age human heart is likely to become weak and Apple Watch’s this features may help to prevent fatal heart problems. In Rowe’s case, Apple Watch tracked her irregular heartbeats which alarmed her to visit her cardiologist and prevented her from severe heart problems. This isn’t the first case where Apple Watch has been credited as a lifesaver for patients or any user. There are several reports in which users are claiming that Apple Watch has helped them many problems and warn them to visit doctors soon which have helped to avoid the emergency in advance.
Now, Apple is planning to refresh its Watch Series with the Apple Watch Series 5. According to several speculations regarding Apple’s September event, Apple Watch Series will be launched along with iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro next month. There are not many expectations to get change in the features of the smartwatch but there are some changes in the body and look. At Apple’s WWDC event, watchOS 6 was revealed and is scheduled to release this fall along with iOS 13, tvOS, and macOS Catalina. watchOS 6 has brought some dedicated features for women like Cycle Tracking and recording voice memo. It will also bring an App Store dedicated to Apple Watch only. With such news in the market, it seems that Apple’s statement about its product helping its users in every aspect of lifestyle is proving right.