- Apple Watch iPhone Apps
- ⏰ 40 mins ago
- Medhi Naitmazi
NapBot, a popular iPhone and Apple Watch sleep tracking app previously featured, has been updated to add support for a new feature that will help people identify and more importantly monitor sleep apnea. sleep. In France, OSAHS or obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome affects 4% of the population.
NapBot detects sleep apnea
The new feature, available through NapBot’s latest 1.7 update which is currently on the App Store, uses Apple’s tocante sensors to track the user’s breathing rate. From there, she is able to use this information to determine whether a person has sleep apnea or not.
Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder that can cause breathing to stop for a period of time. When they catch their breath, they make a loud snoring sound, and the poor quality of sleep can cause them to feel tired during the day. Sleep apnea can lead to a higher risk of heart disease and stroke. More than three out of four people with stable heart failure also have sleep apnea. Check the Wikipedia page for more information.
With this new update, NapBot can be told to only check for sleep apnea when “Sleep Focus” mode is enabled, ensuring that no false positives will be detected.
Added sleep apnea analysis.
Activate sleep mode on your Apple Watch to capture respiratory rate and get sleep apnea analysis every night.
Along with this new feature, NapBot still includes all the other sleep tracking users know and love, including heart rate and sleep noise tracking. A competitor to AutoSleep and Sleep Cycle in particular.
The new update can be downloaded now. Advanced features require a NapBot Pro subscription, available as a monthly ($0.99) or annual ($10.99) payment, with one week free trial. NapBot is one of the best Apple Watch apps for tracking sleep quality and this new addition could prove vital for a number of people. And if you need, don’t forget the promotions on the latest Apple Watch 7.
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