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Remote Health Monitors allow for greater mobility

SensiumVitalsThe hottest trend in fitness is not hot yoga or Crossfit but the emergence of wearable tech such as smart watches, health monitors, pedometers and activity trackers that keep you on track with your fitness goals.

Now the healthcare industry is taking a closer look at how similar technology could revolutionize patient care.

 

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Is it time to get your dog a cell phone?

iFetchWell, let’s not go quite that far, but today’s pet parents have ever growing options for ways to keep their pets entertained and safe.

Your four-legged best friend may be happy with the stick he found in the park, but today’s pet parents have ever-growing access to technology to help monitor their pets’ health and help keep them happy. While some may consider pet technology an extravagance, others welcome the innovations and are banking on their success.

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Need to charge your cell phone? Just run!

We all know that walking and running are good for our health and waistline. The energy our bodies require to move is generated by burning calories which helps to control weight. Did you know that you also generate enough mechanical energy with each step to power a light bulb, yet most of it is wasted on shoe wear? Why not use that to charge your phone?

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