Fitness

Iowa State University Tests Four Fitness Monitors

8 hours 10 min ago
Do you track your calories and activity? A lot of people seem to be wearing those fitness trackers. Have you ever wondered how accurate they really are? Iowa State University just released its latest testing results of four popular commercial fitness ...
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Be honest with would-be boyfriend about his health, fitness

8 hours 20 min ago
Hi, Carolyn: For almost a decade now, I have been close friends with an incredibly kind, compassionate, sweet and altogether special man. We have been spending a great deal of time together, and I am beginning to envision a romantic future with him.
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LA Fitness to close downtown Lexington location

10 hours 1 min ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - The doors will close for good Friday at the LA Fitness location perched atop a parking garage in the middle of downtown Lexington. Workers at the health club at 230 West Street told WKYT the location would end operations at 2 p.m ...
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The First Smart Fitness Apparel We’re Actually Excited to Own

10 hours 53 min ago
Most feedback athletes receive on their weight-lifting form is subjective. They rely on a coach or a mirror—and even the best coach in the world has trouble telling precisely what’s going on with every rep. Mazen Elbawab, CEO of Heddoko, a combination ...
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The First Smart Fitness Apparel We’re Actually Excited to Own

11 hours 54 min ago
Most feedback athletes receive on their weight-lifting form is subjective. They rely on a coach or a mirror—and even the best coach in the world has trouble telling precisely what’s going on with every rep. Mazen Elbawab, CEO of Heddoko, a combination ...
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Fitness tracking company Jawbone files lawsuit against rival Fitbit

13 hours 23 min ago
Jawbone, a company that makes fitness tracker devices sued rival Fitbit claiming the company poached its employees and stole trade secrets. NEW YORK — In a clash of rival makers of fitness trackers, Jawbone is suing Fitbit and a group of employees who ...
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Fitness tracking company Jawbone files lawsuit against rival Fitbit

13 hours 23 min ago
Jawbone, a company that makes fitness tracker devices sued rival Fitbit claiming the company poached its employees and stole trade secrets. NEW YORK — In a clash of rival makers of fitness trackers, Jawbone is suing Fitbit and a group of employees who ...
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Pear Sports picks up another $800K for its whitelabel fitness coaching

13 hours 55 min ago
Pear Sports, the Irvine, California-based activity tracking and audio coaching company, has raised an additional $821,000 according to an SEC filing, the beginning of a hoped-for $3 million round. Investors weren’t disclosed, but the funding could ...
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Cruise lines bring fitness to the river

14 hours 19 min ago
It's a trend that has been quietly gaining momentum lately: river cruise lines offering passengers more and better ways to stretch their legs and get their heart rates up while on their river cruise. Gone are the days (for the most part) of windowless ...
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Cruise lines bring fitness to the river

14 hours 20 min ago
It's a trend that has been quietly gaining momentum lately: river cruise lines offering passengers more and better ways to stretch their legs and get their heart rates up while on their river cruise. Gone are the days (for the most part) of windowless ...
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Fitness in middle age linked to healthier brain in later years

14 hours 21 min ago
(Reuters Health) - - People who have better aerobic fitness in middle age may ward off decreases in brain volume later in life, potentially preserving memory and other functions, a U.S. study suggests. “The current findings suggest that maintaining high ...
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Fitness in middle age linked to healthier brain in later years

14 hours 21 min ago
(Reuters Health) - - People who have better aerobic fitness in middle age may ward off decreases in brain volume later in life, potentially preserving memory and other functions, a U.S. study suggests. “The current findings suggest that maintaining high ...
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Five top fitness activities senior citizens can do easily at home

15 hours 58 min ago
May 28, 2015 – It would be difficult to find a senior citizen who does not know that regular physical activity can reduce the risk of a variety of serious ailments. An active lifestyle, however, can become challenging as aging bodies become more ...
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Aston Villa's Shay Given nearing fitness for FA Cup final

16 hours 8 min ago
The Exploding Heads reveal everything you need to know ahead of Saturday's FA Cup final between Arsenal and Aston Villa. Aston Villa goalkeeper Shay Given is winning his fitness fight to be ready for the FA Cup final. The keeper missed Sunday's 1-0 defeat ...
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Jawbone UP2 Vs. Fitbit Charge: Top Fitness Trackers Do Battle As Smartwatches Loom

16 hours 59 min ago
The advent of smartwatches like the Apple Watch may eventually erode the market for dedicated fitness trackers, but Fitbit and Jawbone, two of the industry’s heavyweights, continue to produce new devices. The Fitbit Charge has sold well (and replaced ...
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Fitness Is Just One Piece of the Wellness Puzzle at Boutique-style Center Poised to Debut in Edina

17 hours 1 min ago
A new approach to discovering and embracing a healthy, fit and emotionally balanced life is being announced today that will offer women and men an inviting and comfortable workout space unlike any available in the Twin Cities. Physical Culture(v) has the ...
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Here's the extreme diet and fitness plan regular people used to look like underwear models in 30 days

17 hours 21 min ago
These people might look like underwear models, but they're not. And 30 days before this photo was taken, they didn't look like this. View gallery (Viceroy Creative) From left to right: Viceroy Creative's CFO Aaron Bearce, creative director Gabrielle Rein ...
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Here's the extreme diet and fitness plan regular people used to look like underwear models in 30 days

17 hours 21 min ago
These people might look like underwear models, but they're not. And 30 days before this photo was taken, they didn't look like this. View gallery (Viceroy Creative) From left to right: Viceroy Creative's CFO Aaron Bearce, creative director Gabrielle Rein ...
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Wearable fitness tracker maker Fitbit sued by rival Jawbone

17 hours 43 min ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Wearable fitness tracking device maker Fitbit Inc. is being accused by rival Jawbone of attempting to steal core confidential data about Jawbone’s business, according to a lawsuit filed Wednesday. The lawsuit, filed in San Francisco ...
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Clash Of The Fitness Trackers: Jawbone Lawsuit Accuses Fitbit Of Stealing Trade Secrets, Other Info

19 hours 4 min ago
That rumble you hear in the gym, amid the clanking and whirring and grunting? It’s two fitness trackers going at it, just in time for one of the companies to go public: Jawbone has filed a lawsuit against Fitbit, claiming its rival stole Jawbone ...
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