Navigation Links
The Inside Scoop on Activity Trackers and Weight Gain
Date:8/18/2014

VANCOUVER, Wash., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently, in the news there has been much discussion on whether activity trackers are to be blamed for people's weight gain. Some who own these bands, say they start using the tracker, and, remarkably, the scale starts moving up instead of down.

Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140814/136338

This controversy has even been featured on NBC's "The Today Show" where the following topics were discussed:

  • Accuracy of activity trackers' daily calorie intake recommendations
  • Activity trackers' inability to take into account individuals' metabolic rate
  • The bands' incapacity to measure people's overall well-being and stress levels

Since they've hit the fitness market, activity trackers have been viewed by people as a companion that helps you reach and maintain a healthy lifestyle. So are the recent accusations true? Is the band really to blame? Find out by reading the full article on Bowflex Insider™ (www.bowflexinsider.com/is-your-fitness-tracker-really-making-you-fat/).

Bowflex Insider™ (www.bowflexinsider.com) is owned by Nautilus Inc. (www.nautilusinc.com) a leader in innovative home fitness equipment, with a brand portfolio that includes Nautilus®, Bowflex®, Schwinn® and Universal®.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Nautilus Inc.
Copyright©2014 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. Treatments waiting to be discovered inside new database
2. Measuring the number of protein molecules inside cells
3. Engineering a better way to rebuild bone inside the body
4. UT Dallas team creates flexible electronics that change shape inside body
5. GW researcher looks inside the box for a sustainable solution for intestinal parasites
6. Imaging dynamics of small biomolecules inside live cells
7. Special air filter blocks small particles called UFPs from getting inside cars
8. Single chip device to provide real-time 3-D images from inside the heart, blood vessels
9. Inside out at the 2014 AAAS meeting: The impact of gut flora on diabetes and obesity
10. Nanomotors are controlled, for the first time, inside living cells
11. Harvard scientists control cells following transplantation, from the inside out
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/28/2017)... , March 28, 2017 ... Biometrics), Hardware (Camera, Monitors, Servers, Storage Devices), Software (Video ... and Region - Global Forecast to 2022", published by ... in 2016 and is projected to reach USD 75.64 ... 2017 and 2022. The base year considered for the ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... Research and Markets has announced the addition of the ... Forecast to 2025" report to their offering. ... The Global Vehicle Anti-Theft System ... over the next decade to reach approximately $14.21 billion by 2025. ... forecasts for all the given segments on global as well as ...
(Date:3/20/2017)... -- PMD Healthcare announces the release of its new ... (WMS), a remote, real-time lung health monitoring and management ... a Medical Device, Digital Health, and Chronic Care Management ... solutions that empower people to improve their healthcare and ... the first ever personal spirometer, Spiro PD, which was ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:4/20/2017)... /PRNewswire/ - Prometic Life Sciences Inc. (TSX: PLI) (OTCQX: PFSCF) ("Prometic" ... Liver Congress ("ILC") 2017 of the European Association for the ... on the positive effects of PBI-4050 on reduction of ... metabolic syndrome. ... Dr. Lyne Gagnon, Vice-President of R&D Pre-clinical of Prometic "This ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... , April 20, 2017 Dutch philosopher Koert van ... ,Next Nature, at the University of Technology in Eindhoven - has written ... this letter, he calls on humanity to avoid becoming a slave and victim ... ... Dutch philosopher Koert van Mensvoort – founder of the ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... ... April 18, 2017 , ... A number of new instruments ... which is part of the Protein and Cell Analysis Education Webinar Series , ... this technology fits in current and future applications. , Many flow cytometers have ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... ... April 19, 2017 , ... ThermaGenix, the PCR Improvement Company, ... to several other early achievements at ThermaGenix, including the business formation and licensing ... ThermaGenix will use proceeds from the Series A-1 round to:, ...
Breaking Biology Technology: