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 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.
iPhone Watch Heart Study

Apple Heart Study officially launched

The ResearchKit-based study launches in partnership with Stanford to identify irregular heart rhythms.
MyGeneRank app

Scripps’ ResearchKit-based study looks at how genetic risk influences heart health decisions

Called MyGeneRank, the app allows users with genetic data from 23andMe to obtain an estimated genetic risk score for coronary artery disease.
ResearchKit 1.5

ResearchKit 1.5 announced with support for active tasks, steps and more

There is also a new video instruction step that makes it easier for developers to display rich video content to users within their apps.
BiAffect app

Mobile app that tracks bipolar manic and depressive episodes wins award

BiAffect can monitor mobile device usage, including keyboard typing speed, to predict manic and depressive episodes in people with bipolar disorder.
Apple Watch

Purdue, Geisinger Health System launch a ResearchKit study on pain management

The two parties aim to use digital health technology to help people with chronic pain decrease their use of pain medication.
webMD Pregnancy app - study

WebMD, STSI launch a ResearchKit-based study to what contributes to healthy pregnancies

The study will use WebMD's newly redesigned Pregnancy app for iPhone, enabling participants to easily answer questions and share connected device data.
EpiWatch app

EpiWatch ResearchKit study finds most seizures linked to stress

Stress was the most common trigger, linked to 37% of seizures, followed by lack of sleep (18%), menstruation (12%) and overexertion (11%).
Penn Medicine ResearchKit app

Penn Medicine launches its first ResearchKit app to study sarcoidosis

The app supplies links to disease information and advocacy groups, and directs patients to specialists in their area based on their phone's GPS.