Blood pressure check kit

The iPhone is a remarkable piece of technology, but who would have thought that with the help of a free App from the iTunes Store and some equipment that you would be able to regularly check your blood pressure!

Well you can with the Withings Blood Pressure Monitor, it works with the iPhone, iPad and iPod, the user downloads the free app, but the actual equipment with the cuff etc will cost anything from around £100 to £120, which is enough to raise your blood pressure a little bit!

These are the specs and features for the Withings Blood Pressure Monitor;

Cuff oscillometric method

Measurement range: 0 to 285mmHg

Accuracy: ±3 mmHg or 2% of reading

Pulse: from 40 to 180 beats per minute

Accuracy: 5% of reading

Cuff circumference: fits arm circumferences 22 to 42cm (9 to 17 in)

Automatic inflation with air pump at 15 mmHg/s

Controlled pressure release valve

Connection through the iPhone, iPad or iPod touch connector

Results are immediately displayed

Online Dashboard

Free, private and secure online account (requires an up-to-date browser and an internet connection)

Free app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

Access to the best health and coaching online services

Secured data sharing with your physician

Priced at around £100 ($130)

Source [Ubergizmo]