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The N.F.L.’s Obesity Scourge

The N.F.L.’s Obesity Scourge

The former N.F.L. players Derek Kennard, left, and Vaughn Parker, right, are among those who have struggled to shed weight they once needed to do their jobs.
Johnson & Johnson partners with Apple to see if Watch can prevent strokes

Johnson & Johnson partners with Apple to see if Watch can prevent strokes

Field testing is required before marketing medical devices as capable of performing given functions, so the Apple Watch will be tested as a stroke detector.
Medtronic debuts first apps to let heart patients monitor their pacemakers

Medtronic debuts first apps to let heart patients monitor their pacemakers

In a world's first, a leading pacemaker manufacturer is enabling patients to see the status of their heart implants using popular smartphones and tablets.
CES 2019 was where wearables lost all shame and aimed for every body part

CES 2019 was where wearables lost all shame and aimed for every body part

Are you ready for smart underwear? Implants? A smart purse? Every wearable you can imagine was on the floor at the 2019 CES, and we'll show them to you.
Withings debuts $70 Move watch, $130 Move ECG, and $250 BPM Core stethoscope cuff

Withings debuts $70 Move watch, $130 Move ECG, and $250 BPM Core stethoscope cuff

After splitting from Nokia, Withings is moving to regain ground in the connected health accessories space with competitive pricing and advanced heart monitoring.

Diagnosis: He Thought He Just Had the Flu at First. Then His Heart Could Barely Pump.

The disease should have dried him out, yet his body was producing liter after liter of excess fluid. Why?
The New Health Care: Scant Evidence Behind the Advice About Salt

The New Health Care: Scant Evidence Behind the Advice About Salt

There are many recommendations to steer clear of salt, but often not much data to back them up.
The New Health Care: Scant Evidence Behind the Advice About Salt

The New Health Care: Scant Evidence Behind the Advice About Salt

There are many recommendations to steer clear of salt, but often not much data to back them up.
The New Health Care: Scant Evidence Behind the Advice About Salt

The New Health Care: Scant Evidence Behind the Advice About Salt

There are many recommendations to steer clear of salt, but often not much data to back them up.
Shareef O'Neal Has Heart Surgery to Fix Irregularity

Shareef O'Neal Has Heart Surgery to Fix Irregularity

The former top recruit and progeny of NBA royalty missed his entire freshman season at UCLA because of a heart irregularity.
How to use the ECG app, set up irregular rhythm notifications on the Apple Watch

How to use the ECG app, set up irregular rhythm notifications on the Apple Watch

The Apple Watch Series 4 is the best smartwatch iPhone owners can own, and it just got even better with the addition of the ECG app and ability to identify irregular heart rhythms. Here's how to set