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Tracking Symptoms with the Apple Watch

  • Daily tracking of PD symptoms has proven difficult.
  • Smartwatch algorithms capture dyskinesia and resting tremor around the clock.
  • They detect motor fluctuations and responses to medication.


Researchers from Apple Inc. in Cupertino, California, may have found a way to track PD symptoms. They developed an Apple Watch Application that can accurately capture, 24/7, patterns of resting tremor and choreiform dyskinesia.

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By Werner

Location: Scotland
Profession: Retired
Hobby: Photography
Parkinson Patient

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