Dubai PR Network, Online Press Release from Dubai and Middle East
 
Technology, Computers & IT(Technology)
Filter PR by
  
Keeping Track of your Blood Oxygen Saturation (SpO2), an Indicator of COVID-19, at Home
 
Keeping Track of your Blood Oxygen Saturation (SpO2), an Indicator of COVID-19, at Home

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 08, 2020:   Whilst at home, it is critical to ensure that you are monitoring your health and taking steps to ensure an active lifestyle, even in isolation. The good news is that the latest innovations in wearables go beyond recommending workouts to also track blood oxygen which can help reveal the onset of serious health conditions including COVID-19. 

Blood Oxygen Saturation monitoring or SpO2 monitoring stands for peripheral capillary oxygen saturation, which refers to the percentage of red blood cells that are saturated with oxygen. Since human blood carries oxygen through the combination of red blood cells and oxygen, the higher the oxygen content in the blood, the better the metabolism of the human being. 

The oxygen saturation is an indication of respiratory function and the overall physical condition of the human body. As per interim guidance from World Health Organization (WHO) , in a young adult, Severe Pneumonia accompanied by high fever or a respiratory anomaly and a SpO2 level of less than or equal to 93% is one of the major symptoms of COVID-19. While in children, symptoms are cough with difficulty in breathing and a SpO2 level of less than or equal to 90%. A normal healthy person should be able to achieve SpO2 levels of 94% to 99%. For patients with mild respiratory diseases, the SpO2 should be 90% or above.

Maintaining the precise balance of oxygen-saturated blood is vital to your health while insufficient blood oxygenation may cause fatigue, drowsiness, listlessness, dizziness, rapid heartbeat, and decreased memory. Hence, it the management and monitoring of SpO2 levels are crucial. 

The HONOR Band 5, an all-in-one fitness tracker, heart rate monitor and sleep tracker, is the only entry-level fitness tracker that is equipped with SpO2 monitoring. It is one among a suite of other features, including a 0.95”AMOLED Full Colour touchscreen, multiple sports and fitness modes and up to 14 days of normal usage from a single battery charge. 

The Band 5 also features latest HUAWEI TruSeen™ 3.5 heart rate technology which provides accurate 24-hour real-time continuous heart rate monitoring to help users keep track of their health and fitness. TruSleep™ technology helps the user track and monitor sleep quality and provides more than 200 customised suggestions to improve sleep quality.

SpO2 monitor is not designed to be a medical device, and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. All data and measurements should be used for personal reference only. If you notice that your SpO2 levels are below the normal levels for a prolonged period, please call your doctor for consultation.


Posted by : Dubai PR Network Editorial Team
Viewed 6222 times
PR Category : Technology
Posted on : Wednesday, April 8, 2020  3:03:00 PM UAE local time (GMT+4)
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of DubaiPRNetwork.com.
Previous Story : Genetec Makes Its Digital Evidence Management System Availab...
Next Story : Prologic First Offers Comprehensive and Safe Solutions to En...
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine
Back to Section Home

Related Stories



 
 
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Eid Gifts From The Body Shop [7626-Views]
UAE Banks Among Top Performing in GCC, KPMG Report Finds [4182-Views]
Made in Italy, ICSA® Issues a Notification of Counterfeit Products Found in the Kingdom of... [3559-Views]
First Range Rover Made Under Social Distancing Measures Comes Off Jaguar Land Rover's Sol... [2911-Views]
Introducing the Marks & Spencer Summer Edit [2907-Views]
Ralph Lauren: How to master the art of tie-dye. #RLatHome [2878-Views]
HONOR MagicBook Series is Perfect for Fashion Forward, Design Conscious Individuals Across... [2759-Views]
Emirates Sets Industry-leading Safety Standard for Customers Travelling as It Resumes Oper... [2702-Views]
OMEGA Adds Full Gold Models to The Speedmaster 38 mm Collection [2550-Views]
Dubai Customs and Omani Counterpart Discuss Post-Covid19 Era [2522-Views]
UAE Develops a Rapid Coronavirus Laser Testing Technology [2485-Views]
The Heart of Europe Takes Shape as the Ultimate Sustainable Island Tourism Destination in ... [2321-Views]
VFS Global Joins Nation's Biggest Community Campaign; Donates to the 10 Million Meals Init... [2194-Views]
Mubadala Supports the Fight Against COVID-19 by Leveraging Its Assets' World-Class Capabil... [2087-Views]
Union Coop Al Barsha – 3 Commercial Center 40% Complete [2075-Views]
Trina Solar Publishes Its Vertex Module Technology White Paper, Unveiling a Brand New Tech... [2066-Views]
Aster DM Healthcare Launches ‘Our New Earth' Microsite to Coach People to Transition to th... [2050-Views]
Vatika Launches Natural Hair Food, an Effective Solution for Dry Hair [1997-Views]
INFINITI of Arabian Automobiles Launches Exclusive Eid Rewards Campaign [1956-Views]
Samsung Brings Unparalleled Offers to Tech Enthusiasts This Eid [1952-Views]
Renault of Arabian Automobiles brings you Trade-In Super Sale for Eid [1939-Views]
IATA COVID-19 Middle East and Africa Update Today at 12 PM [1894-Views]
Special Edition Jaguar XE, XF & Range Rover Vogue Vehicles Arrive in UAE [1763-Views]
The Best Omega Sunglasses For a Long-Awaited Summer [1759-Views]
SALAMA Announces AED 13.65 Million Profit for Q1 2020 [1755-Views]
 
RSS Facebook Twitter LinkedDin
 
Top Sections
 
Top Stories