The most impressive health monitor tech we’ve seen in 2019 so far
Just a couple decades ago, a pedometer on the wrist was helpful for staying in shape. Then, we started counting our calories and other nutritional metrics. Now, we have the technology to predict disease and illness, all right at our fingertips.
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When it comes to technology, we’re often wowed by incredible products that make our life easier. But, what’s more amazing is utilizing new technology to better our health. Now more than ever, we’re able to have key insight and information about how our bodies function. As a result, the consumer is able to detect abnormalities sooner, meaning they can get help faster.
With each new technology comes a new product and then a series of adoption by brands. The market is chock full of health monitor technology; here’s the best we’ve seen.
Withings BPM Connect Smart Blood Pressure Monitor
Every release from Withings combines sleek design and a new metric for monitoring our health. The BPM Connect is a smart blood pressure monitor that uses Wi-Fi to deliver the results. Simply wrap it around your arm and press the single button. It provides accurate results as well as color-coded results so you can better interpret the data. Plus, all the data syncs in the app so you can keep track of trends (which you can easily share with your doctor).
Philips SmartSleep Deep Sleep Headband
The one thing we all want more of: sleep. The SmartSleep Headband from Philips is an impressive wearable that is clinically proven to improve sleep quality. It’s actually designed for those who can’t get more than seven hours of sleep per day but need more. Thanks to 30 sensors, the headband helps you fall asleep and stay asleep for longer. It’ll also help you wake up feeling more refreshed. The companion app then gives you sleep data so you can make informed decisions for even better sleep.
Spire Health Tag Body & Mind Health Tracker
Attaching directly to your clothing, Spire Health Tag is a tracker for the health of both your body and mind. Along with your activity and sleep, the wearable also tracks your stress levels. It’s designed to remain on your clothing day in and day out and, thanks to the waterproof design, that’s totally possible. All the information you need will appear in the app, letting you identify what may be causing you the most stress.
Theragun G3PRO Muscle Pain Reliever
Muscle pain and strain used to mean a trip to the doctor. Now, with the Theragun G3PRO, you can start to feel better right at home. The handheld gadget delivers a deep muscle with 60 lbs. of pressure. Taking just 30 seconds per muscle, it works out even the most strained and tight muscles. It also eliminates muscles spasms. With the G3PRO, you can get back to your exercise routine with less downtime.
Medify Air AIRESPA Aromatherapy Air Purifier
One oft-forgotten area of our health is the air around us. The AIRESPA from Medify Air combine two useful functions in one impressive machine: an air purifier and a humidifier. It can change the air in a 600 square foot space twice over. Or, in a 300 square foot space, it’ll change four times over. Removing toxins, viruses, and bacteria, the air doesn’t just smell better but it’s also better for your body. The AIRESPA also includes soundscapes and aromatherapy should you like to indulge in some meditation.
Scosche Rhythm+ Armband Heart Rate Monitor
There are plenty of heart rate devices on the market. But, what sets the Scosche Rhythm+ apart is the use of PerformTek biometric sensor technology. With it, you get impressively accurate heart rate readings no matter your activity. Wearable on your bicep, tricep, or upper forearm, the Rhythm+ also sports a full activity tracking system with calories, distance, pace, and even the intensity of your workout.
Lumen Metabolism Tracking Device
Looking for a deeper understanding of how your body processes nutrients? Lumen does it all. Taking just a single breath for analysis, this device can tell if you’re burning carbs or fat. Encouraging you along your fitness journey, the device and app offer healthy tips while guiding you on which types of foods to consume for better energy. Whether you want to lose, gain, or maintain, Lumen gives you key insight so you can make the right choices.
La Roche-Posay My Skin Track UV Sensor
Exceptionally compact, the My Skin Track UV Sensor is a battery-free sensor that can detect the UV rays exposed to your skin. Totally waterproof, it tracks UV exposure over time, giving you a better understanding. And, because it’s so small, you can attach it to your shirt, sunglasses, hat, watch, or any other place you feel is getting the most exposure. All the data appears concisely in the app for your review.
Do you have any must-have health monitors you use every day? Let us know in the comments!
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