Pro Tips: How to Use Health App in iOS 10 on iPhone

In order to get the best out of Health app in iOS 10 on your iPhone or iPad, you must check out these pro tips.

The stock Health app has been very handy in helping me stay fit. Capable of tracking various activities like sleeping, walking, cycling along with blood pressure, heart rate and more, it provides most accurate data.

With iOS 10, the Health has become more advanced than ever before. The Today section, visual overhaul, and much-improved Health Data tab have enormously enhanced its user-experience.

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How to Use Health App in iOS 10 on iPhone and iPad

Check out these valuable tips to use Health to your best advantage. Let’s roll over!

How to Use Health App in iOS 10 on iPhone

How to View Health Data in iOS 10 Health App on iPhone

The Today section is very helpful in letting you view your data at a glance.

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Step #1. Open the Health app on your iPhone → Tap on Today.

Tap on Today Tab in Health App in iOS 10

Step #2. Next, just scroll up or down to view your health data of that day.

View Activity Summary in Health App in iOS 10

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Step #3. If you want to check out the data of previous days, swipe to the right or tap on a date located at the top of the screen.

View Health Data in iOS 10 on iPhone

Step #4. To check more detail, tap on a subject, There is also an option to select the period for that data like Day, Week, Month, or Year.

View Particular Activity in Health App in iOS 10

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How to Show Health Data from an App on iPhone in iOS 10

You can enable any app to show health data.

Step #1. Open the Health app on your device → Select a category.

Select Category in iOS 10 Health App

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Step #3. Now, you will have to scroll down and then select a subject which data you need.

Select Subject in Category in Health App

Step #4. Tap on Data Sources & Access.

Tap on Data Sources & Access in iOS 10 Health App

Step #5. Tap on Edit at the top right corner.

Edit Data Sources & Access in iOS 10 Health App

Step #6. Now under Data Sources, tap on the app which you want to show data. A check mark will appear next to that data source.

How to Enable the Viewing of Your Medical ID in an Emergency in iOS 10 on iPhone

You can allow your medical ID to be viewed in an emergency.

Step #1. Launch the Health app → Tap on Medical ID tab at the bottom right corner → Tap on Edit at the top right corner.

Tap on Medical ID Then Edit in Health App on iPhone

Step #2. Now, turn on the switch next to Show When Locked.

Show Medical ID on Lockscreen iPhone

How to Access Medical ID from Lock screen in iOS 10 on iPhone

It’s simple to access the medical ID right from the Lock screen.

Step #1. Simply press the Home button of your device to bring up the passcode screen. (You would just need to touch the Home button of your iPhone 7 to access the passcode screen.)

Step #2. Tap on Emergency at the bottom left the corner.

Tap on Emergency in Lock Screen iPhone

Step #3. Tap on Medical ID at the bottom right corner.

Tap on Medical ID in Lock Screen iPhone

Step #4. Check out your Medical ID. Tap on Done at the top right corner once you have viewed your ID.

Make Call in Medical Emergency from iPhone

How to Find Health apps in iOS 10 on iPhone

Launch the Health app on your iPhone and select a category → Scroll down to Recommended Apps. Tap on the app which you like → Next up, you can tap on the “Get” or price buttons to download and/or purchase it.

Find Health apps in iOS 10 on iPhone

How to Export/Import Health Data in iOS 10 from your iPhone

At times, you may have to export/import health data depending on your need. Check out this easy guide to let you do so with ease.

Use these tips to your best advantage and attain your desired fitness.

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Jignesh Padhiyarhttps://www.igeeksblog.com
Jignesh Padhiyar is the co-founder of iGeeksBlog.com who has a keen eye for news, rumors and all the unusual stuff that happens around Apple products. During his tight schedule, Jignesh finds some moments of respite to share side-splitting contents on social media.

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