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Tuesday, Oct 18, 2011 at 12:58 PM
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By Melissa Davison

Hip & Healthy: Finding the Right Sports Watch

Hip & Healthy: Finding the Right Sports Watch

Serious runners wear sports watches. Read »

Thursday, Aug 11, 2011 at 4:36 PM
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By AP

Stick-On Patch Proposed for Patient Monitoring

Stick-On Patch Proposed for Patient Monitoring

One day monitoring a patient's vital signs like temperature and heart rate could be as simple as sticking on a tiny, wireless patch, sort of like a temporary tattoo. Read »

Wednesday, Aug 10, 2011 at 4:17 PM
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By Michelle Kim

WORKOUT MYTH: Accurately Judging Your Own Exertion

WORKOUT MYTH: Accurately Judging Your Own Exertion

To lose weight, you should be ramping up your intensity when you exercise, according to fitness experts, but do you need a heart rate monitor for that? Read »

Wednesday, Aug 3, 2011 at 12:05 PM
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By Go Healthy New York

New Facebook Category for Announcing Pregnancy

New Facebook Category for Announcing Pregnancy

Facebook has set up an official category allowing users to announce they are expecting a child. Read »

Thursday, Jul 21, 2011 at 11:04 AM
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By AP

Medical, Health Smartphone Apps Under Scrutiny

Medical, Health Smartphone Apps Under Scrutiny

The Food and Drug Administration is taking the first steps toward regulating the rapidly expanding field of medical applications, or apps, for smart phones and other handheld devices. With the rise of... Read »

Tuesday, Jun 21, 2011 at 3:48 PM
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By Michelle Kim

Reality TV Fuels Workout DVD Growth

Reality TV Fuels Workout DVD Growth

The inspirational quality of reality television shows like "The Biggest Loser" and "Dancing With the Stars" may be the biggest selling point for its spin-off instructional DVDs. Read »

Tuesday, Jun 14, 2011 at 3:14 PM
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By Michelle Kim

Videogame Fitness Center for Kids Opens in Tribeca

Videogame Fitness Center for Kids Opens in Tribeca

Call it a video-game powered gym for kids: the new Exerblast center in Tribeca aims to make healthy living and exercise fun for children in an age where childhood obesity has become an American epidemic. Read »

Monday, Jun 13, 2011 at 2:50 PM
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By Michelle Kim

Social Media, the New Disease Tracker

Social Media, the New Disease Tracker

There was a time when illness usually prompted a trip to the doctor's office. now the sick are connecting with one another directly through social media to compare, contrast and gripe about their pains and... Read »

Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 11:38 AM
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By Michelle Kim

Virtual Workout Partners Are Better Motivators: Study

Virtual Workout Partners Are Better Motivators: Study

Virtual workout partners may not only make you work out harder, but they can even be better than working out with a live person, according to a new study. Read »

Tuesday, May 17, 2011 at 12:50 PM
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By Melissa Davison

Hip & Healthy: Take Your Workout High-Tech

Hip & Healthy: Take Your Workout High-Tech

Melissa Davison shares her favorite fitness tools that make it easy to stay in shape at little to no cost. Read »

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