Latest Arrhythmia News

Apple Watch may spot heart problem but more research needed

Mar. 16, 2019 5:57 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A huge study suggests the Apple Watch can detect a worrisome irregular heartbeat at least sometimes — but experts say more work is needed to tell if using wearable technology to screen for heart problems really helps. More than 419,000 Apple Watch users signed up for the unusual...

Medical examiner: Heart problem caused Google worker's death

Mar. 1, 2019 11:56 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York City medical examiner says a 22-year-old software engineer who was found dead at the company's New York City headquarters suffered from an abnormal heart rhythm. Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Barbara Sampson issued the cause of death for Scott Krulcik (KROOL'-sihk) on Friday. He...