Understanding Aging in the Real World: What Wearable Devices Reveal About How We Age Differently with Benjamin Smarr

4/5/2024; 57 minutes

Benjamin Smarr Ph.D. discusses wearable tech in health research, stressing community engagement in data sharing. He explores sensors tracking temperature, heart rate, and more, noting the importance of naps for health. Smarr addresses reliability, access, and the link between sleep and conditions like dementia. He mentions ongoing research beyond temperature tracking, emphasizing inclusivity and health factors' consideration. (#39386)

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