On Thanksgiving weekend, 25-year old Zachary Zies thanked his Apple Watch for saving his life. Recently graduated from Ohio State University, Zies had been suffering from a genetic disease called Friedreich’s Ataxia that attacks some vital parts of the body including the spine, the brain, and the heart. Now we’re not doctors per se, but we’ve watched enough medical shows to know that you might need these organs functioning fully in order to experience life. Those with this disease have problems walking and talking.
So with one strike against him, . It seems that …