Your iPhone is Tracking How Steadily You Walk

Apple lets you track key health metrics with the iPhone (Credit: Apple / The Sun)

YOUR iPhone tracks how steadily you’re walking – and can even reveal if you’re at risk of a fall.

The genius data is stored inside your Health app, and can be viewed at any time.

We carry our smartphones with us constantly, so they can reveal plenty about the way we live and move.

Are you walking unevenly? (Credit: Apple / The Sun)

And because we usually keep our iPhones in our pockets, it’s much easier to monitor how we’re walking.

Inside the Apple Health app, you’ll find a special metric called Walking Steadiness.

“This is an estimate of your stability while walking,” Apple explains.

“Your steadiness is also related to your fall risk.

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SOURCE: The Sun, Sean Keach