Smart devices have completely transformed the way we communicate, however, to make good use of it and avoid problems, we must take precautions. Also when it comes to health. Apple has just shared a publication with a list of ‘gadgets’ developed by the technology that contain magnets or components that emit electromagnetic fields. For what the user you should keep them at a safe distance from your medical devices of your medical devices. Likewise, it has developed a series of recommendations that can help to avoid any failure due to its cause in pacemakers or defibrillators.
‘Under certain conditions, magnets and electromagnetic fields can interfere with medical devices. For example, implanted pacemakers and defibrillators may contain sensors that respond to magnets and radios when they are in close contact.
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To prevent possible interactions between gadgets and this type of medical device, it is recommended to keep your Apple smartphone, tablet or smartwatch at a safe distance of 15 centimeters. If it is also compatible with wireless charging, the distance must be increased to at least 30 centimeters.
Regarding Apple devices that contain magnets or components that emit electromagnetic fields and should be kept away from medical devices, the firm points to all models of its AirPods wireless headphones, as well as its charging cases, the Apple Watch and the straps and chargers it uses, the Homepod and Homepod Mini smart speakers, the iPhone 12 and its Magsafe chargers, the iPad and its accessories, as well as the Mac and MacBook computers.