Apple highlights Apple Watch anniversary gift that saved a life
What you need to know
- Apple has today highlighted the story of Bob March and how his Apple Watch saved his life.
Apple has highlighted the story of Bob and Lori March, and how an Apple Watch anniversary gift saved Bob's life.
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More erratic heart readings later, Bob scheduled a physical, where doctors discovered he had an arrhythmia that was causing his heart to go into overdrive. Bob received surgery and was successfully treated, and is now back to running.
Apple highlighted its own work with research institutions and how it is trying to improve Apple Watch as a tool for healthcare:
Apple recently announced trade-in bonuses for Apple Watch through the month of February.
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