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Wearable Trackers Estimate Fitness Levels without High-intensity Exercise

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Researchers have developed a method to estimate cardiorespiratory fitness levels that could be applied to data captured by wearable fitness trackers during activities of daily life. This could facilitate testing for those with low exercise tolerance and may reduce the need for medically supervised fitness testing.

Channels: Cardiovascular Health, Exercise and Fitness, Heart Disease, Technology, All Journal News,

Released:
13-Feb-2020 7:00 AM EST
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Drug to Improve Fetal Growth May Impair Baby’s Postnatal Blood Pressure, Sugar Levels

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Research suggests that a drug recently assessed as a potential treatment for fetal growth restriction may cause high blood pressure and raise blood sugar levels in offspring. The study urges practitioners to consider both short- and long-term effects when treating people with this pregnancy complication.

Channels: All Journal News, OBGYN, Pharmaceuticals,

Released:
6-Feb-2020 11:55 AM EST
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