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Apple may add sensors to monitor blood sugar and alcohol levels in its upcoming Apple Watch

By   /  May 4, 2021  /  Comments Off on Apple may add sensors to monitor blood sugar and alcohol levels in its upcoming Apple Watch

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Your Apple Watch may tell you when you’ve had too much to drink or if your blood sugar is too high.

In recent SCC filings, UK medical tech company Rockley Photonics listed Apple as its ‘largest customer,’ which could add its non-invasive sensors to the devices to measure a number of markers in the blood.

The sensors would hide with Apple’s device, laying on the wrist, and monitor blood pressure, blood sugar and alcohol levels.

The tech giant’s Apple Watch 6 is the first to read blood oxygen levels, but if the new technology makes it into the upcoming Watch, it could be a game changer for the more than 436 million people worldwide with diabetes. 

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Apple may soon add a blood-glucose monitor to an upcoming smartwatch, allowing diabetics to monitor their blood sugar non-invasively. Sensors on the Apple Watch 6 (pictured) are already capable of measuring blood-oxygen levels

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