health studies in Research app

The new Research app launches with three health studies

The Apple Heart and Movement, Women's Health and Hearing Studies are now open for enrollment in the U.S.
Apple sleep detection patent

Apple patents a connected home concept that track user’s sleeping habits

The patent describes a method to more accurately determine when someone is asleep, using multiple devices (rather than just one device) as sources of data.
Apple patent stretchable fabric activity band

Apple working on a stretchable fabric activity band for Apple Watch?

The Cupertino-based company continues to assess the utility of the Apple Watch band as a location for medical sensors.
Apple health studies

Apple announces three new health studies

The studies will be conducted in collaboration with leading medical institutions to examine hearing, women's, mobility and heart health.
Apple Watch Series 5

Apple Watch Series 5 announced with always-on screen and international emergency calling

The best smartwatch in the world just got better with a slew of new features that will help Apple cement its position at the top of the market.
Apple healthcare efforts

Apple health team faces departures after a series of leadership changes

Tension has been increasing within the team in recent months, according to eight people familiar with the situation.
dementia study

Apple, Eli Lilly studying whether iPhones and Apple Watches can detect signs of dementia

The early-stage study took place over 12 weeks and included an 82-person healthy control group and 31 individuals with varying stages of cognitive decline.
Apple WatchOS 6

Apple watchOS 6 announced with new health and fitness features

New capabilities include women cycle tracking, Noise app, Activity Trends and App Store right on the wrist; also, there are new watch faces.
Apple Health Data

Morgan Stanley: Apple’s healthcare business could bring up to $313B by 2027

The Cupertino-based company has a few key advantages over its technology rivals, including privacy and the huge base of iPhone and Apple Watch users.
Apple patent smell sensor

Apple patents body odor detection tech

Such technology would enable owners of future iPhones and Apple Watches to detect things like spoiled food, body odor and perhaps even blood sugar levels.