This iPhone case can read your blood pressure

Posted: March 7, 2014 by kirisyko in Fitness and Training, SykOtic

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Want to use your iPhone(s aapl) for tracking more than just your run? Azoi just launched Wello, a new mobile health tracker that can read and log a number of different vital signs.

“We have effectively put health monitoring equipment, which typically sits on carts in doctor’s offices and hospitals, into a highly convenient and accessible mobile case,” said Hamish Patel, founder and CEO of Azoi.

Wello case

When you look at it, you’d be hard pressed to see Wello as anything other than a standard iPhone case. It’s a fairly innocuous black plastic cover that slides onto your phone and provides protection, just like any other case would. The difference is that Wello has a small chip embedded inside, and two sensors on the back. When you hold your fingers over the sensors for a few seconds, they can read a number of your vital signs including blood oxygen level…

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