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Fitness Trackers News

Fitbit Ionic smartwatches should be removed and returned immediately

Independent - 02-Mar-2022

120 people have reported burn injuries

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Fitbit clears FDA to identify people with irregular heartbeats

MedCity News - 17-Nov-2021

Detected atrial fibrillation in one-third of adults, but faces issues with implementation

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Wearables might not show the exact calories you burn

Gizmodo - 12-Jan-2021

Need to be personalised for every individual to obtain correct measurements

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Wearable fitness trackers can cause anxiety to user

Futurity - 05-Aug-2020

Users need help interpreting data for devices like health watch to be effective

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Fitness apps: are they really helping?

Guardian - 02-Jan-2020

Important thing is to define your physical condition, preferred mode, and place for a workout

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Best trackers and health gadgets 2018

Gadgets And Wearables - 29-Apr-2018

Best overall fitness tracker = Fitbit Charge 2

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US government gives away 10,000 Fitbits for precision medicine study

TechRadar - 07-Nov-2017

All of Us program was originally called the Precision Medicine Initiative.

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Fitness trackers poor at measuring calories burned

BBC - 25-May-2017

Accuracy of seven wrist devices were tested while walking, running and cycling.

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Alphabet’s Verily offers Study Watch health monitoring wearable

TechCrunch - 14-Apr-2017

Designed with long-term medical research in mind.

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Adidas releases beta version of All Day, an app to track all aspects of wellness

MobiHealthNews - 28-Mar-2017

Offers customizable workouts, meal plans, mindfulness exercises and sleep tracking.

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Study tests accuracy of heart rate wearables

iMedicalApps - 13-Oct-2016

Researchers from the Cleveland Clinic tested Apple Watch, Fitbit Charge, Mio Alpha, and Basis Peak.

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Me And My Quantified-Self

ELLE - 23-Sep-2016

Commissioning Editor at ELLE reviews her experience with FitBit Charge 2.

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Fitness trackers don’t promote weight loss

BBC - 20-Sep-2016

Activity trackers that count steps did not improve the chances of losing weight in 2 year study.

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Fitbit saved my life

Visiter - 10-Jan-2016

Student received Fitbit for Christmas.

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