5 Ways to Fix iPhone Health App Data Missing

"iPhone 6 health data is gone! I got my iPhone 6 on launch day and it was immediately tracking steps, flights climbed and total mileage. Today, after 6 PM all that data disappeared and the health app dashboard was empty. If I go to show all data, it just tells me there is no data. I have rebooted the device, but everything is still blank."

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iPhone health data disappeared has been complained a lot by many iPhone users. Health App shows you daily activity by tracking the walking distance, steps and flight climbed. Thus, lost data in Health app really can be annoying. Luckily, this article will tell you how to recover missing data on iPhone Health app easily.

1. Quit App and Launch Again

When iPhone Health app no data source error occurred, the first solution is to close the application and then open it again. Double press the Home button, find the Health app, and swipe it up to close. Now go to Home Screen, open Health app again to check if the lost data is back or not.

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2. Restart iPhone

Many users have reported they have fixed iPhone Health app data missing after restore or iOS 11 update by simply rebooting the device. Hold the Power button for seconds until the “Slide to power off” appears, turn off your iPhone. Then press the Power button to turn on your device, open Health app to check if the data appear or not.

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3. Update Software

Update iOS to the newest version has also been another quick fix. So, when the dashboard is empty on Health app, check the new iOS update on your iDevice.

Go to Settings -> General -> Software Update, tab “Install Now” and then follow the automatic instructions to download and install the update. When the process completes, your lost information in Health app will be recovered successfully.

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4. Force Reboot iPhone

If the iPhone health app still not showing any data after trying the methods above, you may need to force reboot your device. Hold and press the Home button and Power button until you see the display go blank and the Apple logo appears.

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5. Restore Health Data from iCloud/iTunes Backup

If you have backed up your device in iCloud or iTunes, you can restore health data from the backup easily. Take restore from iCloud backup for example:

Tip: If you only got iTunes backup, check here to see how to retrieve health app data from iTunes backup.
  • Go to Settings > General > Reset. Then tap Erase All Content and Settings
  • reset factory settings
  • Turn on device and follow the setup steps until you reach the Apps & Data screen, then tap Restore from iCloud Backup
  • restore from iCloud
  • Sign in to iCloud and choose a backup to start transferring. Depending on the size of the backup and the network speed, the progress bar might need a few minutes to an hour to complete.
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This post has listed out all the possible solutions to recover Health app data on iPhone. If you still have further questions, let us know by commenting below.

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