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How An Apple Watch Helped Save A High School Football Player's Life

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 09.24.2015 | Sports

On the morning of Sept. 8, 18-year-old Paul Houle Jr. lined up in his nose tackle position at the year's first football practice, feeling healthy and ...

5 Ways The Apple Watch Really Could Make You Healthier

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 09.10.2014 | Healthy Living

The shortcomings of most personal fitness trackers are well-known: they're clunky, have limited functionality and seem to only attract people who are ...

This Iowa School Is Using Heart Rate Monitors To Grade Kids In Gym Class

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 09.04.2014 | Parents

For most kids, P.E. class consists of physical exercise centered around a sport. The children in Dubuque, Iowa, have a different experience. Earl...

10 Great Reasons To Try A Heart Rate Monitor

Anna Almendrala | Posted 05.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Anna Almendrala

Getting intel from a gadget, sad as it may seem, is actually the most accurate way for me to tell when I've got more gas in the tank or when I'm overdoing it during exercise. And once the workout is over, I love seeing the big "calories burned" number on my watch's display.

How Do I Measure Exercise Intensity?

Posted 10.08.2012 | Healthy Living

By Kristine Lockwood When it comes to exercise intensity, there's no "one size fits all" prescription. Some people won't break a sweat during a 5K ...

Should I Use A Heart Rate Monitor During Workouts?

Posted 07.29.2013 | Healthy Living

By Laura Schwecherl Need some extra bling for the gym? Then strap on a heart rate monitor, a device worn while working out that measures heart rate...

Do Calorie Monitors Really Work?

Posted 03.28.2012 | Healthy Living

By Kelly Fitzpatrick Calorie monitors may be the necessary motivation to keep on truckin' through a tough cardio workout, but are they really 100 p...