Mothers-to-be have always worried about the health of their unborn child, and fathers often place their ear on Mom' abdomen, listening to the infant's heartbeat. The 'quickening' when the baby's first movements are felt is a never forgotten moment.
A whole new generation of devices can be worn, and transmit information wirelessly and transparently allowing 24 hour real time data recording.
Health Trackers Are Changing The Experience of Pregnancy
by Dr. Bertalan Meskó on July 30, 2015
Wearables during pregnancy
Smart scales, smart socks, music and heart rate devices in pregnancy.
In many of my videos, I have talked about how I quantify my health with trackers and wearable gadgets. I thought that fitness and sport enthusiasts would come to me asking questions about these gadgets, but I have received the biggest number of questions from pregnant mothers who wanted to first quantify their own health, plus the health of their babies.
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