Wearable Health Technology

  • Heart Rate Monitor – if you are athletic and want to monitor your heart rate during exercise. There are many from which to choose.

  • Blood Pressure Monitor – will also tell you your heart rate. This is what I bought.

  • Pulse Oximeter – will also tell you your heart rate. This is what I bought.

  • Blood Glucose Monitor

    This is extremely important. This is what I bought. Learn what your morning (fasting) blood sugar is by taking a morning measurement (before eating) for one to two weeks.

    Learn how different foods affect your blood sugar levels by taking a measurement 60 - 90 minutes after eating. This measurement should be 

  • Sleep Monitoring system. I do not own this system.

  • Single Lead EKG. This is what I bought. 

  • Heart Rate Variability. This is what I downloaded.

  • Drug/Medication interaction checker: MyRxProfile

 

Up and Coming Wearables

Cardiac Monitoring: HealthPatch MD, Zio XT Patch

Glucose Monitoring or CGM (Continuous Glucose Monitors): FreeStyle Libre, DexCom - these are quite expensive right now.

Artificial Pancrease: MiniMed 530G System with Enlite Sensor

Pain Relief – Nerve Stimulator: Quell

Pulse Oximeter: Wrist Ox2

Smart Hearing Aids: Siemens

More wearables here

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