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6 hrs ago | The Straits Times

Fitness trackers: Help or hype?

Unlike smartphone apps that use GPS to track movement, fitness trackers use an accelerometer to measure motion, compute calories burned and monitor sleep patterns.

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Related Topix: Medicine

12 hrs ago | The Straits Times

100 Hot Bods: ST e-book has a four-week exercise plan for beginners to get fit

Find out how to keep fit with 100 Hot Bod's four-week exercise plan for beginners.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Ipad, Science / Technology

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Health.com

7 Superfoods You Should Be Eating Now

Juice bars are popping up right and left all over the country. In some cities, it's impossible to walk two blocks without running into one.

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Related Topix: Aloe Vera, Medicine, Nutrition, Life, Food, Vitamin C

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Nashua Telegraph

Orangetheory Fitness

Orangetheory Fitness offers 60-minute sessions broken into segments of cardiovascular, power and strength training.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Recreational Vehicle, Marathon, Nashua, NH

The Gazette

Moving the Future: Why are we so afraid of muscle?

Do we not like to lift heavy stuff? Are women so bothered by the hackneyed "looking like a man" idiom that they'd rather have a fragile frame for their adult lives? Unless bodybuilding or fitness modeling or competing in a world's strongest behemoth contest is a means for putting clothes on our backs, food on the table and a roof over our heads, we ... (more)

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Related Topix: Weight Training, Fitness, Dwayne Johnson, Medicine

PsychCentral

Aerobic Exercise May Boost Memory

Older women with mild cognitive impairment may benefit significantly from regular aerobic exercise, new findings show.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Sun Jul 27, 2014

CiteULike

Energy expenditure and physiological responses during indoor rock climbing.

British Journal of Sports Medicine , Vol. 31, No. 3. , pp. 224-228, doi:10.1136/bjsm.31.3.224 OBJECTIVES: To report the physiological responses of indoor rock climbing.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Understanding rotator cuff injuries, treatment options

A rotator cuff injury is a common injury and can be from gradual wear and tear from everyday activities; they are not always from sports injuries.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Haywood County, NC

Minnesota Monthly

3 Keys to Happiness

Our mental and emotional health as well as happiness are boosted by the kind of physical well-being promoted by an active lifestyle.

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Related Topix: Minneapolis, MN, Medicine, St. Paul, MN

Medical News Today

High school lacrosse players at risk for concussions, other injuries

Lacrosse is one of the fastest-growing high school sports in the United States, with more than 170,000 students now playing the sometimes hard-hitting game.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Chron

Apps by medical pros guide athletes of all ages to heal injuries

This time of year brings back-to-school hustle and bustle as well as a return to the practice field for thousands of student athletes.

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Related Topix: WebMD, Medicine

Tue Jul 22, 2014

KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

New breakout and exclusive healing shot offered in Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City, Okla.-Oklahoma is one of only two states in the country to offer a new "healing shot" by re-purposing a patient's blood, spinning it, and then injecting it back into the injured area of the patient.

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Related Topix: Oklahoma City, OK, Medicine

Mon Jul 21, 2014

EurekAlert!

New study finds high school lacrosse players at risk for concussions, other injuries

Lacrosse is one of the fastest-growing high school sports in the United States, with more than 170,000 students now playing the sometimes hard-hitting game.

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WLUC-TV Negaunee

Running the Canal Run: Part 1

I've never been much of a runner. In fact, I haven't done much running in almost seven years since I was in high school, but I always envied my friends who ran in marathons with ease.

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Rehab Management

Seton Hall Aims to Enhance Interprofessional Ed with Creation of New Center and Institute

In a news release issued by Seton Hall University, its School of Health and Medical Sciences highlights the establishment of the new Center for Interprofessional Education in Health Sciences and the Institute for Advanced Study of Rehabilitation and Sports Science .

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Related Topix: Seton Hall University, Medicine

Medgadget

's Review of the Salutron LifeTrak Zone C410

Here are our thoughts for your consideration! We'll be honest: the Zone C410 won't win any awards in the looks category.

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The Croton Daily Voice

Work (Out) For The Weekend

You cherish your long runs and pick-up games on the weekend, so why risk missing them by not preparing to play the other i ve days of the week? If you neglect to exercise Monday through Friday but transform into a bundle of motion on Saturday and Sunday, you're a weekend warrior - and that's not a title to be proud of.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Tue Jul 15, 2014

US News & World Report

Women: Play Smart, Eat Smarter

More girls are participating in organized sports in the U.S. than ever before, and as a sports medicine physician, I am thrilled to see healthy activity and athleticism skyrocket in young women.

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Related Topix: Columbus, OH

Mon Jul 14, 2014

NJ.com

Lehigh Valley Health Network's new sports fitness center to open doors Tuesday

An open house will be held Tuesday at the new Lehigh Valley Health Network sports medicine and fitness center in Allentown .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Allentown, NJ, PPL Corp, Energy, Health, Massage Therapy

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Summer Series - Rotator cuff seminar is July 29

MedWest Haywood will hold a seminar focusing on rotator cuff tears from 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 29, at MedWest Haywood Health & Fitness Center.

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