Apple’s Healthbook Will Reportedly Go Beyond Fitness To Analyze Your Blood

Men’s Fitness magazine calls Portland America’s fittest city. Is it? (Poll)

According to the mocks, Healthbook will use a card http://www.sbwire.com/press-releases/p90x3-reviews/sbwire-455028.htm interface that surfaces information according to category. Users will be able to enter metrics pertaining to their weight, food intake, activity, and sleep habits. Crucially, the app will also endeavor to analyze “bloodwork,” which includes blood pressure and blood sugar levels. It is unclear how the app will source all this information in real-time especially in the realm of blood tracking but9to5 speculates that the app may rely on devices like the fitness-tracking headphones it recently patented , the iWatch, or an array of third-party devices like the Jawbone Up. Additionally, the app may rely heavily on Apple’s M7 motion processor, which companies like Fitbit have already started to use for dedicated tracking purposes.
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Fitness Options Multiply For The Time-Pressed And Money-Stressed

Time-pressed fitness fans seeking short, focused workouts are flocking to boutique studios specializing in everything from indoor cycling to boot camp, and the no-frills gyms that burgeoned during the financial recession are still thriving in the recovery. Cedric X. Bryant, chief science officer with the American Council on Exercise, believes fitness has taken a minimalist turn that encourages smaller venues. “From a training perspective, we’re going back to basics, away from more complex equipment,” he said. “The simpler exercise approaches of popular trends p90X3 workout like boot camp and CrossFit and High Intensity Interval Training require less space and less sophisticated equipment.” All of which, Bryant said, lends itself to economically sized, and priced, gyms.
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Is it? (Poll) cyclocross.JPG View/Post Comments A nod to those of you who are reading this after having just finished a bike ride, run, swim, tennis match, basketball game or nice long row down the Willamette River: Men’s Fitness magazine has named Portland America’s fittest city for the second year in a row. The magazine claims that a whopping 86 percent of Rose City residents get regular exercise. To measure something seemingly so unmeasureable, Men’s Fitness used a 15-point formula, taking into account such things as conventional fitness, plus airquality, pedestrian and bike friendliness, obesity rates, general well being,and other factors. Read all about it …
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