Infographic: The history of wearables

It would be easy to assume tracking your steps and fitness has only just erupted into our world but it has actually been around for years. Join us as we take you through the history of healthcare technology.

Sources:

1 http://www.ssplprints.com/image/125310/a-sketch-of-a-pedometer
2 http://walkertracker.com/blog/2014/08/13/the-evolution-of-the-pedometer/
3 http://www.wareable.com/fitness-trackers/the-origins-of-the-fitness-tracker-1234
4 http://www.informationweek.com/healthcare/mobile-and-wireless/10-medical-device-wearables-to-improve-patients-lives/d/d-id/1323544
5 http://mashable.com/2014/05/13/wearable-technology-history/#7FExUXXmCZqN
6 https://www.apple.com/uk/pr/library/2006/05/23Nike-and-Apple-Team-Up-to-Launch-Nike-iPod.html
7 http://mashable.com/2014/05/13/wearable-technology-history/#7FExUXXmCZqN
8 https://www.lifeline.philips.com/about-lifeline/our-history.html
9 http://www.proteus.com/press-releases/proteus-digital-health-announces-fda-clearance-of-ingestible-sensor-2/


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  • January 20th 2017 07:05

    […] Here is a nice walk through the history and origins of the health wearable from futurehealindex.com […]


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