By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

Blood pressure meterAt the Consumer Electronics Show this month, Omron Healthcare previewed its new blood pressure monitoring tools and announced it will donate 400 upper-arm blood pressure monitors to the American Heart Association.

The monitors, worth $20,000, will be distributed to communities and programs in need.

The potential recipients were not decided as of Jan. 20.

Editor’s note: The headline was edited on Jan. 25.