CARP Health Sampling Package

pub package

This library contains a sampling package for sampling health data from Apple Health and/or Google Fit to work with the carp_mobile_sensing framework. This packages supports sampling of the following Measure types:

  • health

A HealthMeasure can be configured to collect a specific HealthDataType. A HealthDataType can be:

  • BODY_FAT_PERCENTAGE,
  • HEIGHT,
  • WEIGHT,
  • BODY_MASS_INDEX,
  • WAIST_CIRCUMFERENCE,
  • STEPS,
  • ...

See the HealthDataType documentation for a complete list.

See the wiki for further documentation, particularly on available measure types and sampling schemas.

For Flutter plugins for other CARP products, see CARP Mobile Sensing in Flutter.

If you're interested in writing you own sampling packages for CARP, see the description on how to extend CARP on the wiki.

Installing

To use this package, add the following to you pubspc.yaml file. Note that this package only works together with carp_mobile_sensing.

dependencies:
  flutter:
    sdk: flutter
  carp_mobile_sensing: ^0.6.0
  carp_health_package: ^0.6.0
  ...

Android Integration

This package uses AndroidX. See Flutter AndroidX compatibility

Replace the content of the android/gradle.properties file with the following lines:

org.gradle.jvmargs=-Xmx1536M
android.enableJetifier=true
android.useAndroidX=true

Google Fit can be tricky to set up and it requires a separate app to be installed. Please follow this guide to set up Google Fit. Also - check out the documentation of the health package.

iOS Integration

Add this permission in the Info.plist file located in ios/Runner:

<key>NSHealthShareUsageDescription</key>
<string>We will sync your data with the Apple Health app to give you better insights</string>
<key>NSHealthUpdateUsageDescription</key>
<string>We will sync your data with the Apple Health app to give you better insights</string>

Using it

To use this package, import it into your app together with the carp_mobile_sensing package:

import 'package:carp_mobile_sensing/carp_mobile_sensing.dart';
import 'package:carp_health_package/health.dart';

Before creating a study and running it, register this package in the SamplingPackageRegistry.

SamplingPackageRegistry().register(HealthSamplingPackage());

Libraries

health_package
A CAMS sampling package for collecting health information from Apple Health or Google Fit. Is using the health plugin. Can be configured to collect the different HealthDataType. [...]