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5 Emergency Watch Features That Can Save Your Life

  Wearables and smartwatches offer an amazing amount of data, yet, so very few make full use of the data and the technology packed inside. While many smartwatches on the market can collect and provide users with everything from their heart rate and sleep cycles, to their GPS location, these features only scratch the surface… Read more »

Why Emergency Help Devices for Seniors Need a Facelift

When’s the last time you got excited about a personal emergency help device? We’ve all seen the black-and-white commercials of a helpless person rolling around and being rescued at the push of a button. The commercials were cheesy, but the concept made absolute sense. Now, envision a world where this lifesaving technology came standard with the… Read more »

iBeat Company and Product Update – August 2017

Happy August! Can you believe that summer is already halfway over?! Several of you have been reaching out asking to see the product in action so we put together this video showing off the watch’s interface and demonstrating how the emergency help button works. For more product videos, we encourage you to subscribe to our YouTube channel. Regarding… Read more »

How You Can Live A Full Life With Heart Disease

  Wondering how to manage life with heart disease? We share how you can live the life you love. Anyone who hears the words “heart failure” or “heart disease” coming from their doctor’s mouth knows those aren’t words you want to hear. But with medical advances and new treatments, heart disease, while still serious, doesn’t… Read more »

iBeat Company and Product Update – July 2017

  Summer is in full swing here at iBeat, and we’re excited to share we recently hired three new executives. These new executives, two of which hail from Apple and one of which teaches at Stanford University, will be helping us on several fronts – hardware and manufacturing, supply chain management, and clinical testing. We… Read more »

Wristband Heart Rate Monitors vs. Chest-Strap Monitors – Is One Better?

  Trying to decide between a wristband heart rate monitor and a chest-strap heart rate monitor? Read more to find which one will fit your lifestyle best. When it comes to monitoring your heart, you have a couple options available: more traditional chest-strap heart rate monitors and wristband heart rate monitors. What works for one… Read more »

iBeat Company and Product Update – June 2017

  Our engineering team recently traveled abroad to meet with product manufacturing candidates, and we are pleased to share, we have officially selected a firm we feel is best-in-class in getting the iBeat watch from our factory and onto your wrists! Our team refuses to deliver anything short of excellence, and we are dedicated to… Read more »

What To Watch For: 8 Risk Factors For Heart Disease

Worried that heart disease could be in your future? Today we share how you can manage risk factors to keep your heart healthy. Approximately 86 million Americans–about one in four–are living with heart disease. Other statistics are just as startling: 750,000 Americans suffer from heart attacks each year, and heart disease causes more deaths each… Read more »

iBeat Company and Product Update – April 2017

  Our team has been hard at work at our offices in San Francisco ramping up for product manufacturing, and we can’t wait to share with you what we’ve been working on. It’s been a busy couple of months since we last posted an update. In that time, we’ve filed more than a dozen patents,… Read more »

3 Things I Didn’t Know About Heart Disease Until It Happened to Me

Wondering what life is like with heart disease? These three patients share their stories. For some, heart disease is sudden and comes as a shock. For others, heart disease is a lifelong journey. Three patients, two diagnosed during adulthood and one as an infant, share their stories and what they’ve learned along the way. You… Read more »