Apple Watch once again saved a life for one of its users
in one of these Wonderful stories about applesIn this article, we found the unique experience of a woman who was saved thanks to the use of her Apple Watch. Blocking his watch allowed him to recognize the effect generated in his heart, thus he was able to act on the spot before something terrible happened.
Report from CBS News brings the Apple Watch back into shape The hero of a terrible story.
Kim Dorky, a Maine woman, has spent two consecutive nights with Apple Watch notifications warning her that her heart is suffering. atrial fibrillationThis is a type of arrhythmia that can be caused by poor blood pumping from the heart.
Although at first he thought it was Bad reading of the watchThe next night, the Apple Watch set very high numbers, which undoubtedly made Kim nervous.
“The third night the numbers were a little higher than usual”Kim said. “So I said, ‘You know what, go to the emergency room if they tell you there’s nothing to worry about throwing away the watch.'”.
To Kim’s surprise, the Apple Watch warned tumor It was obstructing the blood circulation in his heart.
“Doctors in Maine soon confirmed that her heart was beating intermittently for a simple and terrifying reason. He was suffering from myxomatosis, a rare, fast-growing tumor that stifled the blood supply in his heart and could eventually cause a stroke.“.
In this situation, doctors transferred Kim to Massachusetts General Hospital, where they performed open-heart surgery to remove the deadly tumor that persisted. five hours.
Currently, Kim is recovering, and doctors have reported that if she had not gone to the hospital in time to have this tumor removed and given that she had not shown any symptoms of physical intervention that would have alerted her, she would have likely suffered fatal consequences.
Kim showed her surprise and gratitude for her own watch, about which she said only positive things. “You really saved my life”. This case joins others where Efficacy and benefits You can have an Apple Watch.
At the moment, the Apple Watch is waiting for its new version that will arrive soon. Let’s hope Apple surprises and continues to do so Features that help usersWell, it is said that it could bring a new body temperature sensor and rumors of a redesign have surfaced again.