Detailed instructions for the Health app on iPhone
The Health App has been available on all iPhones since iOS 8.
If you are using an iPhone but have never experienced the Health app, you can follow the instructions in the following article.
Share how to use the Health app on iPhone Most of this iPhone Health app doesn’t perform any function except collect and combine all health data like step counting, heart rate measurement, weight heavy, check your sleep quality… in one convenient place.
In order for the application to display the most complete information, you need to understand the operation processes below. Setting up a personal profile on the Health application If your iPhone has already downloaded the Health application, the first step that users need to take is to create a personal profile right in the application.
From the main screen, you proceed to open the Health application. Tap Summary and then tap your picture icon at the top right of the screen. Next, click Health Profile. Proceed to select Edit in Health Profile. Then, you fill in the basic information such as First Name, Last Name, Date of Birth, Sex, Blood Type, Fitzpatrick Skin Type, Wheelchair. Finally, click Done to finish the operation.
How to view health data in the application
You can easily view your health data by activating the application and clicking Summmary. Here are displayed Favorites, Highlights and some other options. In the Favorites section, you can see the most important data. Tap Show All Health Data for more details.
Track health data of a specific category
Right at the main interface of the Health application on iPhone, click Browse in the lower right corner of the screen. In the Browse section, you can select any item under the health Categories line. For example, if you click on Activity, you will see both recent data and old data.
How to edit Favorites in the Health application
* First, you need to select the Summary item in the application
* Next, touch the Edit item located in the right corner, horizontal with the Favorites section. Click the star icon in the items you care about most often and then click Done in the upper right corner of the screen.
* After these operations, the selected data will always appear under Favorites in Summary. Thanks to that, you can review them quickly, more conveniently.
Update health information by category
Also at the main interface of the Health application on iPhone, click Browse. Then select any item containing relevant health information, such as the Heart section with the heart icon. Next, you choose to add a subcategory in the Heart section, such as Heart Rate. In the Heart Rate section, select Add Data to edit the data as you like and end the editing process with the Add button.
How to check health status via Health application in iOS 13.6
From iOS 13.6 version, users will have the opportunity to experience some new and interesting features in the Health application. Regular self-monitoring of health manifestations is essential that you should do in the context of a complicated global pandemic.
At first, go to the Health application on the phone screen and click Browse at the main interface. Proceed to scroll down to the bottom of the screen to select Symptoms and then select any symptom such as Coughing.
Then, you select Add Data in the upper right corner of the screen and choose one of the levels of cough symptoms. Likewise, you in turn add information about other symptoms such as Fever, Chills, Sore Throat, Coughing, Runny Nose, Nausea. Each symptom is supported with information related to the diseases for you to confirm the symptom before adding data.
The advantage of this feature is that you can monitor the severity of your symptoms according to the criteria Not Present – Present – Mid – Moderate – Severe. The new update allows this option to share and export data to another application.
How to Create Medical ID on iPhone
Medical ID is a valuable option that any iPhone user needs to set up. This information can even be accessed from the lock screen and does not require you or others for passcode authentication. Especially in the event of an accident, people nearby can see your current medical status in terms of blood type or allergies to help promptly. Tap the Health app at the screen and then you tap Medical ID in the lower right corner. Continue to click Create Medical ID and start adding your health details. On the screen, enter your medical details including allergies, medical conditions, emergency contact details and any special notes.
How to track sleep data in the Health app
Bedtime reminders wake up time notifications is a feature available in the Watch app. When you set this up, the Watch app allows all sleep cycle information to be shared with the Health app. So, from the home screen, you can track your sleep data by opening the Health app, tapping Browse, and selecting the Sleep item.
How to choose applications that share information with the Health application
It is not too difficult for you to store information from other applications in the Health application, follow these steps. Tap the Health app on the home screen and tap Summary. Select next to the profile picture section in the top right corner. In the Privacy section, click Apps. In this section you will see installed apps that are compatible with the Health app. In case a particular application is not displayed, it means that it is not compatible. Once you have selected the Apps section and click on any of the displayed applications. Here, you can adjust the mode on or off the categories as you like. Based on that, you will have the opportunity to set up more complete information in the Health application.