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Well: Activity Trackers Dont Sense Everything The devices can offer insight, but research suggests their accuracy is imperfect. And the larger issue of whether they improve long-term motivation to exercise more remains unresolved.
New York Times | Apr 9, 2014 3:45 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: The Monitored Man After six months of heavy use of activity-monitoring gadgets sometimes wearing four at a time the author reports back.
New York Times | Apr 9, 2014 3:44 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Phys Ed: Are You Programmed to Enjoy Exercise? According to an eye-opening new genetics study of lab rats, the motivation to exercise or not may be at least partly inherited.
New York Times | Apr 9, 2014 2:35 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Treating mitochondrial disease with vitamin B3 B vitamins have recently turned out to be potent modifiers of energy metabolism, especially the function of mitochondria.
Medical News Today | Apr 9, 2014 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Hospitals Safer Than Homes for Births A new analysis suggests that giving birth in a hospital is considerably safer than having a baby at home or in a birth center.
New York Times | Apr 8, 2014 4:42 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Many Drug Prescriptions Go Unfilled A Canadian study has found that almost one-third of patients never fill the prescriptions for the medicines they are told to take.
New York Times | Apr 8, 2014 3:31 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Inside the Mind of a Child With Autism Nudged by an author and former journalist, researchers want to study therapy incorporating animated characters as a way to achieve a deeper connection.
New York Times | Apr 8, 2014 3:24 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Panel Urges Low-Dose Aspirin to Reduce Pre-eclampsia Risk The condition, which usually occurs in the second half pregnancy, is a leading complication for expectant mothers and their infants, affecting roughly 4 percent of pregnancies nationwide.
New York Times | Apr 8, 2014 3:11 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Green tea may boost our working memory Green tea is hailed for numerous health benefits. Now, new research from the University Hospital of Basel in Switzerland finds the beverage could boost our working memory.
Medical News Today | Apr 8, 2014 3:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
New study shows how junk food diets prompt laziness Eating a diet that consists of processed foods and sugars not only contributes to obesity but also to lethargy, researchers have shown in a new mouse study.
Medical News Today | Apr 8, 2014 3:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend