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Smart devices are moving from fitness tracking to monitoring patients with chronic illnesses

 verbaska_studio | Getty Images The first generation of wearable devices, like smartwatches and activity trackers, were aimed at helping generally healthy people track their physical activity. Now, the medical industry is looking for ways to use smart gadgets to monitor patients with chronic illnesses. Keeping track of patients after they go home is increasingly important… Read More »

World's largest 24-hour fitness franchise opens third gym in Ireland

Anytime Fitness, the world’s largest and fastest-growing 24-hour fitness franchise, has opened its third club in Ireland. Based in Clondalkin, Dublin, Anytime Fitness is the only gym in Ireland that is officially open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. A relatively young gym brand in Ireland, Anytime Fitness gyms is that they are… Read More »

Mixed messages over ‘healthy diets’ are confusing fitness fanatics

Mixed messages over ‘healthy’ diets are causing ‘significant’ confusion among UK fitness fanatics, according to a study. Conflicting expert reports over what is right and wrong means the vast majority of regular exercisers don’t know if the food they eat is really doing them any good. Eight in 10 admit they are ‘clueless’ over the… Read More »