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32 Innovative Health Wearables

From Chic Blood Sugar Bands to Frugal Fitness Monitors

— December 18, 2015 — Lifestyle
Today's health wearables are about so much more than just measuring heart rate, calories, steps taken or the number of hours a person has slept. Now that these devices have proven themselves to be an effective way for consumers to take health into their own hands, wearables are becoming hyper-targeted to suit specific issues.

There are now a range of devices just for swimmers, infants, pregnant women, athletes and even drivers. Rather than trying to be a cure-all for all of life's ailments, wearable bands, devices and jewelry pieces are now being devoted to tracking and treating a very specific data. For instance, the RefliefBand is a watch-like band that prevents nausea, Raymio provides sun protection advice and Cur's drug-free patch is an effective pain management solution.

The biggest challenge that the most competitive tech companies are now facing is the development of devices and platforms that will encourage widespread adoption of health wearables by balancing fitness tracking and medical applications.
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Life-Tracking Wearables
Life-Tracking Wearables
The Sony 'SmartBand 2' is a Multi-Purpose Tracker
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Rewarding Activity Trackers
Rewarding Activity Trackers
This Program Rewards Frequent Flyers for Physical Activity
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Frugal Fitness Monitors
Frugal Fitness Monitors
The Aenmil Sports Bracelet Provides Affordable Tracking Technology
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Motivational Wellness Trackers
Motivational Wellness Trackers
Pebble Health's Intuitive Health Tracker Compares Personal Bests
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Athletic Health Wearables
Athletic Health Wearables
The 'Happy Hours' Waterproof Wearable is Ready for Swimming and More
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Fitness Swimming Trackers
Fitness Swimming Trackers
The Speedo Shine Allows Swimmers To Conveniently Monitor Their Progress
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Wearable Diabetic Patches
Wearable Diabetic Patches
V-Go Reduces Insulin Requirements for Those with Type 2 Diabetes
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Nausea Prevention Wearables
Nausea Prevention Wearables
The ReliefBand Uses Programmed Pulses to Help Users Avoid Sickness
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Heart-Monitoring Watches
Heart-Monitoring Watches
Polar's Wearable Fitness Watch is Dedicated to Tracking Heart Rates
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Rewarding Activity Trackers
Rewarding Activity Trackers
This Retail Chain Rewards Healthy Habits with Store Discounts
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Touch Sensor Smartwatches
Touch Sensor Smartwatches
The Misfit Shine 2 Tracks Calories Burned, Sleep Quality and More
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Video Game-Embedded Jewelry
Video Game-Embedded Jewelry
The Microsoft Gameband Minecraft Bracelet is a Gamer-Focused Wearable
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Healthy Driver Wearables
Healthy Driver Wearables
Jawbone UP and Automatic Prevent Road Rage by Assessing Mood and Diet
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Sun Protection Wearables
Sun Protection Wearables
The 'Raymio' Wearable Provides Personalized Sun Protection Advice
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Multitasking Juvenile Wearables
Multitasking Juvenile Wearables
The Orbo Kids Smartwatch Wearable Features a Camera and much More
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Fashionable Fitness Wearables
Fashionable Fitness Wearables
These Bejeweled Bracelets Feature Jawbone's 'Up Move Tracker' Device
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Wearable Pregnancy Monitors
Wearable Pregnancy Monitors
'Jana' is a Remote Pregnancy-Tracking Technology for Mothers
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Calming Tech Wearables
Calming Tech Wearables
The Doppel Wearable Motion Tracking Wristband Works With Your Body's Rhythm
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Wearable Baby Monitors
Wearable Baby Monitors
This Wearable Device Monitors an Infant's Temperature and Position
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Medical-Grade Fitness Trackers
Medical-Grade Fitness Trackers
Google is Developing Its Own Wearable Health Monitor
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Wearable Thermometers
Wearable Thermometers
Vivalnk's eSkin Technology Makes Taking a Child's Temperature Painless
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Needleless Diabetic Wearables
Needleless Diabetic Wearables
Google's Device for Diabetics Draws Blood Without a Needle
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Feminine Fitness Trackers
Feminine Fitness Trackers
The Jawbone UP2 is for Tracking and Connecting All Lifestyle Aspects
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Menstrual Smart Jewelry
Menstrual Smart Jewelry
The Limited Edition Leaf From Bellabeat is a Health and Period Tracker
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Pregnancy Tracker Jewelry
Pregnancy Tracker Jewelry
Bellabeat Leaf is an Activity and Wellness Tracker Expecting Moms
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Stand-Alone Fitness Watches
Stand-Alone Fitness Watches
This Activity-Tracking Watch Does Not Require a Smartphone to Work
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Elderly-Monitoring Wristbands
Elderly-Monitoring Wristbands
The Allen Band Will Help Caregivers Keep Tabs on Seniors
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Stylish Smart Jewelry
Stylish Smart Jewelry
Leaf Wearables' 'Safer' Wearable Jewelry Focuses on a Wearers Well-Being
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Stress-Reducing Bracelets
Stress-Reducing Bracelets
This Wearable Device is Specially Designed to Lower Stress Levels
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Economical Fitness Trackers
Economical Fitness Trackers
The Trasense Wearable Fitness Tracker Retails for Under Twenty Dollars
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Vital-Tracking Wearables
Vital-Tracking Wearables
The Biovotion VSM 1 Digital Health Wearable Tracks Everything Possible
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Radius-Resting Wristwatches
Radius-Resting Wristwatches
The 'Side Watch' Sits on the Inside of the Wrist to Better Show Time
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