Smartwatches can detect Parkinson’s seven years before symptoms appear, studies show

Smartwatches can detect Parkinson's seven years before symptoms appear, studies show

Smartwatches can help identify Parkinson’s disease up to seven years before key symptoms appear and a clinical diagnosis can be made, a study has found. Data collected by a device that measures how fast people move over seven days was analyzed by the researchers. They discovered that they could use artificial intelligence (AI) to accurately … Read more

Smartwatches can detect Parkinson’s years before diagnosis

Smartwatches can detect Parkinson's years before diagnosis

Smartwatches carry a series of sensors that allow you to record physical activity, heart rate and sleep quality.Nastasik (Getty Images) Before the onset of Parkinson’s disease became apparent, the patient began to write in progressively smaller letters. Before they even know it themselves, they hold down the phone button longer while texting. And a few … Read more