Health Connect

Allows developers to read or write user's health and fitness records.
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September 21, 2022 - - - 1.0.0-alpha05

Declaring dependencies

To add a dependency on health, you must add the Google Maven repository to your project. Read Google's Maven repository for more information.

Add the dependencies for the artifacts you need in the build.gradle file for your app or module:


dependencies {
    // Use to implement health connects
    implementation ""


dependencies {
    // Use to implement health connects

For more information about dependencies, see Add build dependencies.


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Version 1.0

Version 1.0.0-alpha05

September 21, 2022 is released. Version 1.0.0-alpha05 contains these commits.

API Changes

  • Renamed Metadata.uid -> and used the terminology recordId consistently throughout related CRUD APIs. (I3d1d2)
  • Made PermissionController.createRequestPermissionActivityContract a static method instead of an instance method. Renamed to PermissionController.createRequestPermissionResultContract. (Icd2fe)
  • Added BloodGlucose unit type for BloodGlucoseRecord (I97678)
  • Rename MenstruationRecord -> MenstruationFlowRecord. (I3b88e)

Bug Fixes

  • Fix unintended behavior not propagating foreground stats from client process. (Ifb44c)

Version 1.0.0-alpha04

August 24, 2022

As of 1.0.0-alpha04, Health Connect has moved from the previous group of into For previous versions of Health Connect, please visit the page. is released. Version 1.0.0-alpha04 contains these commits.

New Features

  • Included optional debug logs builtin for API calls (link)

API Changes

  • Renamed Metadata clientId to clientRecordId, clientVersion to clientRecordVersion. (link)
  • Made Metadata uid more friendly to readers, no longer nullable. (link)
  • Added pounds to Mass unit (link)
  • Renamed DeletionChange.deleteUid to uid (link)
  • Rename Permission -> HealthPermission. This avoids ambiguity with Android Framework permissions. (link)

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed regression issues with incorrect calories unit with Energy (link)
  • Fixed regression issue with aggregation for few record types (link)