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MSN launches MSN Healthy Living wellness content

06/27/2012, MSN, originally known as The Microsoft Network, is introducing its latest addition – MSN Healthy Living. The new health and lifesytle website features wellness content from respected brands like Prevention, Health.com, HealthDay, MayoClinic, Harvard...

ROHM shows off Techno-jewelry at CEATEC 2011

10/03/2011,   [CEATEC 2011] While nobody likes wearing unsightly devices to help them keep track of their health, RHOM might have found a way around the problem. At CEATEC 2011, the company showed off its new range of Techno-jewelry – UV and pulse wave sensors...

Fitbit launches Fitbit Ultra

10/03/2011, If you’re a bit of a health nut and you find the need to keep track of all your activities throughout the day, Fitbit has just launched the Fitbit Ultra which not only acts as a pedometer but also doubles up as a sleep monitor. 

Fleetly app for iOS devices helps you to stay in shape

09/22/2011, Having trouble staying fit and need someone to keep an eye out on you? Well, Fleetly is the app for you. Designed for iOS devices, Fleetly is a fitness app that analyzes your goals, body and workout history, along with the combined results of all its...

Striiv makes staying in shape fun

08/31/2011, If life has thought us anything, it’s that if you want to get somebody to do something tedious like staying in shape – you’ve got to make it fun, and that’s what Striiv is all about. The company has just announced a new product that aims to...

myTREK Pulse Monitor eliminates the need for a bulky chest strap

08/10/2011, Scosche has just announced the launch of its myTREK Pulse Monitor and iPhone/iPod touch app for all you fitness junkies out there. If you exercise a lot and want a gauge of how well you’ve been performing, the myTREK Pulse Monitor is just for you....

Artificial lungs can replace our regular lungs in the future

07/26/2011, It’s amazing how far technology has come, back in the day who would’ve thought that we’d be able to replace our malfunctioning lungs with an artificial lung? Some researchers at the Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) have come up...

EASYWAKEme: the intelligent alarm clock

05/27/2011, If you feel like you’re always not sleeping enough or sleeping too much, you ought to get your sleeping habits checked. As we all know, sleep is vital to our health, and too little (and even too much) of it can be bad for us. But the right amount of...

Verizon and Medco debut Medco Pharmacy app

05/19/2011, Great news to the nearly 65 million Medco members in America – Verizon and Medco Health Solutions have teamed up to take their first major step into the mobile healthcare arena. The companies have just announced the release of the Medco Pharmacy app...

Video games can be good for health

05/03/2011, It looks like video games aren’t that bad after all. After hundreds of reports about how video games have a bad influence on society, we finally have reports that they can actually encourage healthy living. Researchers have discovered that video...

Reebok Promise Keeper app uses peer pressure to help you stay fit

04/14/2011, Reebok has just launched a new app that attempts to help you stay fit through the power of social networks – and peer pressure. Called The Promise Keeper, you use the app to schedule when you plan to have your next run. The app will then inform all your...

UFC Personal Trainer puts the fit back into video gaming

04/07/2011, If you thought that video games were all designed to keep your butts glued to the couch – well you’re wrong. THQ and Zuffa have announced that they will be expanding the UFC video gaming portfolio over to the Xbox 360, PS3 and Wii later this year....

Solarball uses sunlight to purify water

03/23/2011, Jonathan Liow, a graduate student from Monash University recently came up with an idea to help folks who don’t have access to heaters or kettles the chance to purify water. Called the Solarball, this useful device is makes use of the sunlight to...