NBA Players Could Wear Smart Ring To Track COVID-19 Symptoms As Season Resumes
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The Oura smart ring.
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As the [ NBA restarts its season using Walt Disney World facilities] in Orlando, Florida, players are reportedly set to use a wearable to track their health and look for [ COVID-19] symptoms. The [/news/how-a-smart-ring-may-detect-early-covid-19-symptoms/ Oura smart ring keeps track of temperature, heart rate, sleeping patterns and respiratory rate] and is being offered to [/tags/nba/ NBA] players, CNET sister site CBS Sports reported Thursday.
The smart ring will provide early warning signs if a player is in danger of contracting the [/coronavirus/ coronavirus], according to [ The Athletic], http://www.wiki-peps.fr/mediawiki/index.php/India_Ready_For_Quarantine_In_Australia_To_Help_Tour_Proceed:_Official citing a memo by the NBPA.
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The [/news/the-nba-is-coming-back-dates-locations-and-how-to-watch-basketballs-return/ NBA is resuming its season on July 30], with players staying at three separate [/tags/disney/ Disney] World resorts. They'll play games at the ESPN Wide World of Sports facilities.
Some have pointed out, however, that perhaps a better use of the Oura smart ring would be to give them to essential workers like doctors, nurses, medical staff and teachers.
Doctors? Teachers? Essential workers? [ ][ June 18, 2020]
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