Arrhythmia can be a common and transient alteration of your heart beat or a sign of pathology mostly not detected.
What is an arrhythmia?
An arrhythmia is a problem with the rate or rhythm ...of your heartbeat. Many factors can affect your heart's rhythm, such as having had a heart attack, smoking, congenital heart defects, and stress. Some substances or medicines may also cause arrhythmias.
Atrial fibrillation can be treated pharmacologically when recognized. So, it is crucial to promptly detect it.
What is Atrial Fibrillation (AFib)?
AFib is the most common type of arrhythmia. The ...cause is a disorder in the heart's electrical system. AFib can lead to an increased risk of stroke. In many patients, it can also cause chest pain, heart attack, or heart failure.
Continuous pressure control. Blood keeps you alive, but this pressure can say a lot about your health.
What is blood pressure?
Blood pressure is the force of your blood pushing ...against the walls of your arteries. Your blood pressure is highest when your heart beats, pumping the blood (systolic pressure). When your heart is at rest, between beats, your blood pressure falls (diastolic pressure).
Oxygen saturation is a blood index that reflects the total amount of oxygen retained by your red blood cells.
Why is Oxygen saturation important?
When you breathe, your lungs take in (inhale) oxygen ...and breathe out (exhale) carbon dioxide. If there is an imbalance in the oxygen and carbon dioxide levels in your blood, it can mean your lungs aren't working well.
The Ancient Greek suggested "know thyself". Now it will be easier, thanks to physiological parameters and body sensors.
Why is it important?
Mental health includes our emotional, psychological, ...and social well-being. It affects how we think, feel, and act as we cope with life. It also helps determine how we handle stress, relate to others, and make choices. Mental health is important at every stage of life.
Thanks to the audio recording of the breath IntelliHearts can detect chronic obstructive pulmonary disease before those symptoms occur.
What is COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)?
COPD is a group of lung diseases that make it hard ...to breathe and get worse over time. At first, you may have no symptoms or only mild symptoms. Treatments can help with symptoms, slow the progress of the disease, and improve your ability to stay active.
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