If you’ve read any of my posts on this blog, you know I’ve mentioned this monitor many times over the past couple years. I’m a huge fan of this device and in my opinion it’s a “must have” for all afibbers!
About a week ago I posted on my Living With Atrial Fibrillation Facebook page a quick blurb about the new FDA-approved MobileHealth (MbH) wireless Bluetooth blood pressure monitor with atrial fibrillation detection. I reached out to TaiDoc, the company behind this device, to see if I could get them to send me one so I could review it. They were gracious enough to do that so here goes my review. What Makes the MbH Blood Pressure Monitor Unique: Afib Detection […]
I’ve always advocated taking responsibility for your own health. But until recently, it was difficult to monitor your heart without a costly visit to your doctor for an ECG, or the uncomfortable—and expensive—ordeal of wearing a Holter monitor for days or weeks. Now, the HeartCheck Pen, the only device of its kind cleared by the FDA for consumer use, makes it possible to monitor your heart health at home and get reports from a physician remotely, at a fraction of the cost.