Women will certainly now have the ability to track their menstruation patterns thanks to a bunch of brand-new HealthKit metrics that Apple has revealed for iOS 9 at WWDC 2015.

Apple presented the HealthKit framework as component of iOS 8 last year to track numerous physical fitness and health and wellness activities/ variables utilizing a number of various sources, but as you could have currently guessed, it did not have the capacity to aid track reproductive health and wellness.

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All that is changing now though with iOS 9 as Apple is updating its HealthKit structure to consist of the capacity to allow its women audience to track their menstruations utilizing the same Health application on the iPhone to which everybody is a lot acquainted with. The feature, which had actually been missing out on for almost a year considering that the arrival of Health and wellness app, has actually been a problem, with Apple seemingly ignoring ladies with iPhones.

Just what this new addition likely ways is that women will finally be able to link this certain data type from third-party apps right into Apple’s linked Health and wellness application.

Here’s a screenshot showing this in iOS 9’s Health and wellness application.

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Apple is additionally looking to putting extra metrics to its HealthKit platform, including tracking UV direct exposure, and how long a customer has actually been resting lazily in one area. Support for tracking an individual’s hydration level, which might go together with tracking workouts, is additionally stated to be part of the brand-new HealthKit package.

While iOS 9 beta 1 has already been released for registered participants of the Apple Developer Program, a public beta has actually been announced for the month of July, and the final launch will be rolled out somewhere in autumn in addition to the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus.

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