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Free health fair promotes fitness
Quad City Times
Motivate Personal Training and Nutrition Consulting, All-Inspired Wellness, and Neal Turner Personal Training will host a β€œFit for Fall!” community health fair 10 a.m. until noon Saturday, Sept. 23, at ACI Medicine, 5239 Grand Ave., Davenport. The ...



Forbes

Under Armour Is Now The Largest Digital Health And Fitness Company On Earth
Forbes
With the acquisitions of MapMyFitness, EndoMondo, and MyFitnessPal, the company has become the largest digital health and fitness community in the world. I recently spoke with Under Armour's Chief Technology Officer Paul Fipps, who leads this digital ...



CBS News

NFL superstar Tom Brady reveals fitness tips
CBS News
September 18, 2017, 8:20 AM | At age 40, Tom Brady shows no signs of slowing down in a game dominated by younger players. The New England Patriots quarterback tells Norah O'Donnell his performance is due to his unique fitness and diet regimen, ...



South China Morning Post

Fitness tests tied to academic progress at Chinese university
South China Morning Post
It introduced a physical fitness scorecard – based on a test, health check and how much a student exercises – for every undergraduate this year, the report said. That scorecard is taken into account alongside their academic results, and it also affects ...



CNN

How one Dubai running club sparked a fitness craze
CNN
Dubai, United Arab Emirates (CNN) It's 35 degrees Celsius on the Islamic holiday of Eid al-Adha, and a group of women wearing tiny shorts and Lycra vests are about to jog with men around a public park in Dubai. My feelings of apprehension are twofold.

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OKCThunder.com

Steven Adams, Kyle Singler Connect With Youth for Fitness
OKCThunder.com
Fresh off another record-breaking summer of running his youth hoops camps in New Zealand, Thunder center Steven Adams was still in coaching mode. 60 students at Taft Middle School got an unexpected visit from the Big Kiwi along with teammate Kyle ...

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MobiHealthNews

Study: Social engagement, digital coaches keep fitness wearable users motivated
MobiHealthNews
New research shows users of fitness tracker wearables are more active when their fitness apps include frequent social network activity, and will take an average of 20 percent to 25 percent more steps after receiving prompts from a digital coach ...



eMarketer

Fitness App Usage Grows by Leaps and Bounds
eMarketer
Smartphones are maligned for many things, but they might actually be helping improve the health of at least some users. According to new research from mobile analytics firm Flurry, now part of Oath, health and fitness app usage in the US has seen a ...



FOX Carolina

Carolina Panthers host kids' fitness camp, present grant funds to Cherokee Co. School District
FOX Carolina
Two Carolina Panthers players and other team officials will host a Fuel Up To Play 60 Camp at Mary Bramlett Elementary in Gaffney on Tuesday and make a grant donation to the Cherokee County School District. The mascot, Sir Purr, and the TopCats ...



CNBC

Meet the Twitter mafia in health and fitness tech - CNBC.com
CNBC
Many of Twitter's high-profile execs are now in health care.

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